ISSA Symposium – 2016

The 18th ISSA Symposium took place from 24 to 27 May 2016 at the Conference Center Wolfsberg in Ermatingen, Switzerland. Under the conference theme “Key Levers for Next Generation in Securities Space – Impacts of Transformative Technologies”, heavy focus was on discussing the opportunities and impacts of new technologies on business models, service delivery and processes. Custody Risks in today’s environment and Cyber Crime were additional focal themes. 108 ISSA members and invited guests attended this year’s gathering.

Photo ISSA 18 participants

Download of ISSA 18 documents

Conference Agenda128 kBPDF
List of Symposium Participants247 kBPDF
Presentation “Introduction to Blockchain”
Stephan Murer, Group Chief Technology Officer, UBS AG
867 kBPDF
Presentation “Blockchain in Financial Services”
Roger Rudisuli & Matthias Voelkel, Partners McKinsey & Co.
769 kBPDF
White Paper “Beyond the Hype: Blockchains in Capital Markets”
McKinsey & Co., December 2015
463 kBPDF
ISSA 18 Summary Report written by Dominic Hobson444 kBPDF