Past Events - 8
The ABA's technical seminar on the real estate market drew a big crowd on 18 June. Presentations focussed on the London property sector, the use of Islamic finance in UK real estate.
The ABA's latest technical seminar focussed on development in global oil markets, with five experts giving their views on the prospects for prices, shale oil, and the future of OPEC.
Thirteen of the fourteen CEOs of Arab bank subsidiaries or branches in London attended a meeting at the Arab Bankers Association to discuss latest developments in the regulation of foreign branches and subsidiaries in London.
The ABA's second corporate members' briefing of 2015 focussed on how banks can efficiently resolve challenges that are arising from FATCA and forthcoming Common Reporting Standard (CRS).
Smith & Williamson hosted the first Corporate Members' Lunch of 2015, with a briefing on the UK authorities' changing approach to taxing high net worth individuals and offshore corporations.