Events Archive

John Ahern is a leader in U.K. financial services law and regulation and has extensive experience in the markets in the U.K. and Europe. He advises on a range of regulatory issues in the wholesale and private banking sector where he has developed considerable knowledge over many years in private practice and as in-house counsel for eight years at a global investment bank. John advises multilateral trading facilities, broker-dealers, and banks on trading, clearing, and settlement as well as custody of securities (both physical and dematerialized). He has a particular focus on regulatory capital and advises a number of banks and other authorized firms on the requirements and implications of the prudential regime.

Event Date Tuesday, 25 April 2017

Due to the nature of the IFSL Brooks Macdonald Defensive Capital Fund investing in short-duration fixed-term assets such as structured notes, convertible bonds and preference shares and with MIFID 2 looming they are now putting together a suite of ‘Asset class Teach-in’ sessions.


In this session, exclusively scheduled for SIMA NextGEN members, they will run through an ‘Asset Class Teach-in’ on structured notes and defensive autocalls.


Dr Niall O’Connor, Deputy Fund Manager at Brooks Macdonald, will run through a presentation and provide the audience with the opportunity to ask questions on the subject matter.


Post the presentation there will be refreshments and the opportunity to network.



Attendance is free of charge to SIMANextGEN members.

Event Date Wednesday, 12 April 2017

Presentation By:

Peter Lilley

Event Date Tuesday, 21 March 2017

Anjli Patel – Principle Learning & Development Manager
Anjli has been a learning and development professional at Norton Rose Fulbright for 12 years. She is driven to develop tailored solutions to enhance the professional skill of all those working in the legal environment via a range of delivery methods – face to face, webex and e-learning. She believes that by encouraging people to make small changes in their personal working styles and the way they interact with others, they will have a positive impact in the workplace. Anjli is a qualified lawyer and is qualified to use a number of workplace training and assessment tools. 

Event Date Thursday, 09 March 2017

Presentation By:

Peter Lilley

Event Date Tuesday, 21 February 2017