Following the success of events in the UK, Middle East and Asia, the Association of Corporate Treasures (ACT) will hold its first European conference on June 26th 2014.
The conference will take place at the Hilton hotel in Düsseldorf, Germany. Speakers include Franz-Xaver Puy Michl and Gabriele Schnell from lead sponsor HSBC Germany, Richard Raeburn, Chairman of the European Association of Corporate Treasurers (EACT) and Christian Masson, Airbus Group’s Head of Corporate Financing. The packed schedule feature, panel discussions, live audience voting and presentations on issues ranging from alternative funding sources to the benefits of setting up a regional treasury centre.
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