8th Regulatory Summit 2024



08:00 Registration
08:25 Welcome and Introduction of Keynote Speaker

Mr. Adam Reeves, SAIFM Board Chairperson

08:30 Keynote Address

Mr. Vukile Davidson, Chief Director of Financial Markets and Stability, National Treasury

09:30 Beneficial Owner Requirements Under FATF

Adv. Pieter Smit, Acting Director, Financial Intelligence Centre (FIC)

10:15 Key Reserve Bank Matters

Mr. Bafundi Maronoti, Head of Market Operations and Analysis, South African Reserve Bank

10:45 Midmorning Refreshments and Networking
11:00 SADC Region Regulatory and Business Harmonisation – Enabling Growth into Africa (Panel Discussion)

  • Ms. Anne Clayton, Group Head of Public Policy & Regulatory Affairs, Johannesburg Stock Exchange (Chair)
  • Ms. Grace Berejena, Capital Markets Subcommittee (CMS) Chairperson, Committee of Insurance, Securities and Non-Banking Financial Authorities (CISNA) (Virtual)
  • Ms. Maxine Hlaba, Manager: Executive Secretariat, SADC Banking Association
12:00 Political Elections Globally

Mr. Jeff Gable, Chief Economist and head of FIC Research, ABSA

12:30 Market Surveillance Code of Conduct: An Industry-Led Initiative

  • Mr. Themba Maseko, Head of Compliance: Investment Banking, Investec Ltd
13:00 Lunch
14:00 Unpacking the E in ESG – Voluntary Carbon Markets and Sustainability

  • Ms. Anelisa Matutu, Head of Commodities, Johannesburg Stock Exchange
  • Ms. Kershia Singh, Head of Department: Policy Support, FSCA
14:30 Unpacking the S in ESG – The Rise of Shareholder Activism (Panel Discussion)

  • Dr. Steven Msomi, CEO, Kabusha Advisory (Chair)
  • Mr. Ezra Davids, Chairman and Senior Partner, Bowmans
  • Ms. Tracey Davies, Executive Director, Just Share
15:00 AI in Financial Markets: Navigating the Dual Realities of Friend and Foe

Dr. Helper Zhou, Senior Business Advisor, Sigma International

15:30 Refreshments and Networking
15:45 Resilience – Cyber Security and Third Party Providers

Mr. Johan Marnewick, Cyber Security Consultant, ASISA

16:15 Modernising Payments, The Winner Breaks It All?

Ms. Ghita Erling, CEO, Payments Association of South Africa (PASA)

16:45 The Big Picture

Ms. Anne Clayton, Group Head of Public Policy & Regulatory Affairs, Johannesburg Stock Exchange

17:15 Closing Remarks and Closure of the Conference

Mr. Adam Reeves, SAIFM Board Chairperson

17:30 Cocktails and Networking