Corporate Finance Azerbaijan Conference. 15-16 October 2014, Fairmont Flame Towers, Baku

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Corporate Finance Azerbaijan.

15-16 October 2014, Fairmont Flame Towers, Baku

Shaping the future of the Caspian Sea region’s most dynamic economy

Corporate finance

Conference Highlights

  • Regulatory and operational environment: What initiatives are being taken to support the development of financial markets and access to capital markets?

  • Tapping international capital markets –facilitate building an international credit history and yield curve: Analysing the debut Sovereign Eurobond issue; assessing opportunities and challenges in the upcoming Eurobond issues by Azerbaijani companies and financial institutions

  • Realising the potential of internal money and bond markets: How to boost trading at the Baku Stock Exchange – opportunities for developing corporate bond markets and currency derivatives. Best international practice case studies.

  • Investment map of Azerbaijan – from lending instruments and syndicated loans to equity investment: The lending market – what is the balance between corporate demand for external funding and supply from the banks? How are corporate debt-raising strategies evolving as corporates become more mature?

  • Trade and commodity finance – supporting Azerbaijan’s goal to become a trade hub: What are the prospects and possible future trends for expanding trade finance operations in Azerbaijan and the Caspian Sea region?

  • Evolving investment advisory in Azerbaijan: Is there dialogue between banking professionals and their counterparts (chief financial, chief investment officers) on the corporate side of financial planning and investment strategies?

  • Outward investment strategies for Azerbaijani corporates: What specific issues and concerns might companies face while diversifying their geographical presence?

Interactive features:

  • Roundtable discussion groups

  • Interactive debates

  • IAS Accounting Clinic

  • Networking with targeted audience

  • Evening Gala Cocktail Reception

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