As the European CLO market has reopened and activity is increasing, Mayer Brown and DBRS are delighted to invite you to a breakfast briefing.

The conference will cover a range of topics such as; DBRS’s methodology for rating European CLOs and corporate credit estimates, recent regulatory and legal developments, risk retention, AIFMD, CRA3 Art 8b, Volcker, derivatives regulation, as well as recent trends in the European CLO market.

AGENDA

8:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.   Registration & Networking
A complimentary breakfast selection will be available from 8:00 a.m.
8:30 a.m. - 8:35 a.m.   Opening Remarks
Jerry van Koolbergen, Managing Director, Structured Credit (DBRS) and Chris Arnold, Structured Finance Partner, Mayer Brown.
8:30 a.m. - 9:15 a.m. DBRS Methodology
A presentation on the DBRS methodology for rating European CLOs and corporate credit estimates, including a sample rating analysis, moderated by Jerry van Koolbergen, Managing Director, Structured Credit (DBRS).
    Speakers include: Mudasar Chaudhry, Vice President, Structured Credit (DBRS), and Cecilia Pierantoni, Vice President, Corporate Credit Estimates (DBRS)
     
9:15 a.m. - 9:55 a.m.   Recent regulatory and legal developments
A panel on the most recent regulatory and legal developments including risk retention, AIFMD, CRA3 Art 8b, Volcker and derivatives regulation moderated by Kevin Hawken, Structured Finance Partner (Mayer Brown).
    Speakers include: David Johnson, Senior Vice President (Citigroup Global Markets Ltd.), Carol Hitselberger, Structured Finance Partner (Mayer Brown), Dushy Puvan, Head of CLO Origination & Structuring (BNP Paribas) plus additional speakers to be confirmed.
9:55 a.m. -10:15 a.m.   Coffee break

10:15 a.m. -10:55 a.m.

 

Panel discussion
A panel discussion on current European market trends, moderated by Gordon Kerr, Senior Vice President (DBRS European Structured Finance Research).      

    Speakers include: Charles Hand, Director (Bank of America Merrill Lynch), Laura Coady, Director (Citibank) and Jonathan Bowers, Partner and CLO Manager (CVC Capital Partners Limited) and Steven Baker, Managing Director (Apollo Global Management LLC), plus additional speakers to be confirmed.
10:55 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.   Closing Remarks
Chris Arnold, Structured Finance Partner, Mayer Brown and Jerry van Koolbergen, Managing Director, Structured Credit (DBRS).

Date & Times
Tuesday 9 September 2014
Registration and breakfast:
8:00 a.m. – 8:45 a.m.
Presentations:
8:45 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

This event is now fully subscribed, but if you would like to be added to the waiting list, please contact LON-Events@mayerbrown.com

Registration and breakfast:
8:00 a.m. – 8:45 a.m.

Presentations:
8:45 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.