PARTNERS & SPONSORS

Euronext

Euronext is the primary exchange in the Eurozone with over 1,300 issuers worth€2.6 trillion in market capitalisation, an unmatchedblue-chipfranchise consisting of 20 issuers in the EUROSTOXX50® benchmark and a strong,diverse domestic and international client base. Euronext operates regulated and transparent cash and derivatives markets. Its total product offering includes Equities, Exchange Traded Funds, Warrants & Certificates, Bonds, Derivatives, Commodities and Indices. Euronext also leverages its expertise in running markets by providing technology and managed services to third parties. Euronext operates regulated markets, Alternext and the Free Market; in addition it offers EnterNext, which facilitates SMEs’ access to capital markets.

PARTNERS & SPONSORS

ABN Amro

Good corporate governance is critical for us to realise our strategic ambition of being a trusted and professional partner for all our stakeholders, including clients, our shareholder, investors, employees and society at large. ABN AMRO is organised in a way that guarantees first-class management and effective supervision by the Managing Board and Supervisory Board. Integrity, transparency and accountability are key elements of our corporate governance and business operations. These key elements ensure that we pursue effective risk management, comply with legislation and regulations and provide full transparency to stakeholders and market parties. ABN AMRO has a two-tier governance model consisting of a Supervisory Board and a Managing Board. The memberships of the Supervisory Boards of ABN AMRO Group and ABN AMRO Bank are the same, as are the memberships of the Managing Boards of ABN AMRO Group and ABN AMRO Bank and the committees of these boards. https://www.abnamro.com

Haitong

Haitong Securities is a leading full-service securities firm in China, founded in 1988. It is listed on Shanghai and Hong Kong Stock Exchange. As of June 2015, it had total assets of USD$99bn, number two in the sector. It currently holds a rating of BBB by S&P. It has recently made the first acquisition of an European Investment Bank. Haitong combines the expertise and multi-regional footprint in developed and developing markets together with Haitong Securities´market leading position in Asia, creating a world class financial group.

ING

ING is a global financial institution with a strong European base, offering banking services through its operating company ING Bank and holding a significant stake in the listed insurer NN Group NV. The purpose of ING Bank is empowering people to stay a step ahead in life and in business. ING Bank’s more than 52,000 employees offer retail and commercial banking services to customers in over 40 countries.
ING Group shares are listed (in the form of depositary receipts) on the exchanges of Amsterdam (INGA NA, ING.AS), Brussels and on the New York Stock Exchange (ADRs: ING US, ING.N).
Sustainability forms an integral part of ING’s corporate strategy, which is evidenced by ING Group shares being included in the FTSE4Good index  and in the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (Europe and World).  where ING is among the leaders in the Banks industry group.

Societe Generale

Societe Generale is one of the largest European financial services groups. Based on a diversified universal banking model, the Group combines financial solidity with a strategy of sustainable growth, and aims to be the reference for relationship banking, recognised on its markets, close to clients, chosen for the quality and commitment of its teams. More than 154,000 employees, based in 76 countries, accompany 32 million clients throughout the world on a daily basis. Societe Generale’s teams offer advice and services to individual, corporate and institutional customers in three core businesses: Retail banking in France with the Societe Generale branch network, Credit du Nord and Boursorama; International retail banking, with a presence in Central and Eastern Europe, Russia, in the Mediterranean basin, in Sub-Saharan Africa, in Asia and in the French Overseas Territories; Corporate and investment banking with a global expertise in investment banking, financing and global markets. Societe Generale is also a significant player in specialised financing and insurance, private banking, asset management and securities services. Societe Generale is included in the socially-responsible investment indices FTSE4Good and ASPI. For more information, you can follow us on twitter @societegenerale or visit our website www.societegenerale.com.

PROGRAMME PARTNER

European American Chamber of Commerce

The European American Chamber of Commerce® provides its members with access to transatlantic business opportunities as well as timely and relevant information, resources and support on matters affecting their business activities across Europe and in the U.S.

EACCNY works closely with its affiliates across the United States and Europe. Our history goes back to 1926 with the formation of the Paris branch, initially as the French-American Chamber of Commerce and renamed to the European-American Chamber of Commerce in 2003.  The Cincinnati chapter was formed in 2007 as the first of its kind in the US market with the New York chapter following suit in 2008, Princeton, NJ in 2009 Lyon France in 2013 and in 2016 we added Southwest France.  Together we have built a dynamic network that reaches over 10,000 executives in the US and across Europe.  With over 750 members in Europe and the US, the EACC is a valuable resource for virtually any size business.

The goal of the EACC’s New York Chapter is to stimulate business development, and to facilitate networking and relationships between European and American businesses & professional organizations.  EACCNY’s local audience in New York is comprised ofmajor organizations in the financial services, legal area, media, manufacturing, real estate, professional services/consulting industry, retail, international trade and other business sectors represented in the Tri-State area..