SFNet Cross-Border Lending Summit 2020

September 16, 2020 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Live online September 16 & September 23 from 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. ET each day 

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"The Music is Changing...Are You Ready?"

If you’re involved in cross-border transactions, you won’t want to miss the most up-to-date information presented at SFNet’s Cross-Border Lending Summit. With all the changes taking place in the global economy there’s never been a more critical need to connect with your peers and gather insights to help you face the challenges ahead. Things you thought you understood are rapidly shifting, but our panelists and moderators are here to help you stay on top of the developments that affect your business.

This year the event will be live online over two days, Wednesday, Sept. 16 & Wednesday, Sept. 23 from 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m ET each day. Our virtual format offers a great opportunity to draw attendees from all across the globe.


Wednesday, September 16
10:00-11:00 a.m. ET Global Borrowing Base – You Can’t Always Get What You Want
Sometimes it works, sometimes it doesn’t, sometimes it is unclear. Our panelists explore the borrowing base through the lens of their own experience.
Moderator: Alister Bazaz, Head of International ABL, Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Panelists: David Morse, Partner, Otterbourg P.C.
Bill Brewer, Partner, Co-Head of Corporate Lending, Winston & Strawn LLP

11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. ET
London Calling – Side 1
The UK has experienced substantial changes over the last 10 years. What you think you know may no longer be true. It’s time to revisit and refocus on ABL in the UK.
Panelists: Richard Hawkins, CEO, AtlanticRMS
Paula Langridge, Sr. Vice President, Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Georgia Quenby, Partner, Morgan Lewis

Wednesday, September 23
10:00-11:00 a.m. ET
London Calling – Side 2
What is happening on the ground in the UK? Our panelists share tales from the real world.
Panelists: Alex Dell, Partner, Mayer Brown International LLP
Nigel Hogg, Regional Credit Manager, Wells Fargo Capital Finance
Chris Hall, CEO, Valuation Services Europe, Hilco Global

11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. ET
Hong Kong – A Discussion
Hong Kong finance: Past, present, and future
Moderator: Alister Bazaz, Head of International ABL, Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Panelists: Chris Hawes, Co-Head of ABL Direct Lending, M&G Investments
Jason D. Ramey, Global Advisor and former Global Leadership Team & Partner, Grant Thornton LLP

Chaired again by Bill Brewer from Winston & Strawn, LLP and Alister Bazaz from Bank of America Merrill Lynch, this year's conference will provide content with the depth and substance you have come to expect. Join us for the insights you need from the industry experts you trust. 

In addition to experiencing the conference live, you will be able to revisit the sessions for four weeks afterward.


Member Price: $225

Non-Member Price: $325


Contact Information

Contact: Jeff Walsh

Email: jwalsh@sfnet.com

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