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EMTA Forum in Dubai - March 17

Tuesday, March 17, 2015 

Shangri La Hotel
Al Bader Ballroom
Sheikh Zayed Road
Dubai, UAE

Topics will include:
What are the main risks for EM market performance going forward?
What is the outlook for oil and other commodities?
Will Russia lose its investment grade status?
How has the EM investor base changed, and what ramifications does this have?
How is low liquidity shaping the market? Will MENA new issuance rebound?
Will dollar strength continue, and how should investors position themselves for FX?
What credit downgrades are possible in MENA/other EM countries this year?
What are debt repayment risks?
What are panelists’ top trade recommendations, and what assets should be avoided? 

2:30 p.m. Registration

3:00 p.m. Sell-Side Panel
Prospects for the Emerging Markets
David Spegel (BNP Paribas) – Moderator
Ahmet Akarli (Goldman Sachs)

Simon Williams (HSBC)
Walid Haram (Nomura)
Stuart Anderson (Standard & Poor's) 

4:00 p.m. Buy-Side Panel
Current Trends in Emerging Markets

Dino Kronfol (Franklin Templeton Investments) – Moderator
John Carlson (Fidelity Investments)
Abdul Kadir Hussain (Mashreq Capital)
Saeb Elzein (Spinnaker Capital)
Eric Fine (Van Eck Global)

5:00 p.m. Reception 

Support provided by BNP Paribas, Goldman Sachs, HSBC, Nomura, Standard & Poor's and MarketAxess.  

Attendance is complimentary for EMTA Members / US$695 for non-members.

Online registration for this event is now closed. If you wish to register, please contact Jonathan Murno at jmurno@emta.org.