Participation of the Senior Associate Amir Begdessenov in VII Financial Forum

The VII Financial Forum was held In March 13th 2012 in InterContinental Almaty Hotel, in Almaty, were Senior Associate Amir Begdessenov participated. This event was organized by information agency Cbonds-Kazakhstan with the support of republican financial organizations.  

A number of topical issues of the financial sphere in Kazakhstan were discussed in the forum framework The forum program was divided into two parts: (i) national and world economy and (ii) the securities market of Kazakhstan.

The first part of the forum covered such issues as monetary policy, the development of stock exchange in Kazakhstan, banking sector and also the second wave of world financial crisis probability. The speakers were Daniar Akishev, Deputy CEO of National Bank of the Republic of Kazakhstan, Kadyrzhan Damitov, the President of KaSE, Ulf Vokurka, Head of Deutsche Bank, Kazakhstan and other representatives.

The second part of the forum was represented by the reports on the following topics: national IPO aspects, companies audit before and after the exchange entry, brokerage firms profitability in Kazakhstan, private equity funds function specifics, Kazakhstani bonds market situation e.t.c. These issues were discussed by Arnat Abzhanov, Khalyk Finance Board Member, Nikolai Demidov, Partner of Audit, Deloitte, Azamat Dzholdasbekov, Independent Director Proffeciobal, Talgat Kukenov, Managing Director at Aureos Central Asia Fund and other speakers.

The forum was finished by awarding the financial market participants of Investfunds Awards 2011 and Cbonds Awards 2011.