2023 Agenda

2023 Agenda

ETF & Indexing Forum 2023 agenda


Chairperson’s opening remarks

14:00 - 14:10


Overview of trends within ETF & indexing markets

14:10 - 14:50

  • How can ETF & indexing products offset risks in the current market environment?
  • What are the trends developing around ETF & indexing products in 2023?
  • Have due diligence processes evolved for the better?
  • Where will the ETF & indexing market see the most alpha in 2023?


The role of ESG ETFs in creating socially responsible portfolios

14:50 - 15:30

  • How have the ESG ETFs markets evolved since its inception?
  • Creating partnership between asset owners and ETF issuers to make impact
  • New products that provide wide array of options within the ESG space
  • Looking ahead to the role carbon credit trading ETF markets will play


The opportunities of fixed-income ETFs in the current market conditions

15:30 - 16:00

  • What has been seen within new fixed-income ETFs since 2022?
  • Considering different factors of fixed-income ETFs and assessing quality
  • Which bonds are bringing greater returns in a growing crowded market?
  • The value of fixed-income ETFs as interest rates and inflation continue to rise


Networking break

16:00 - 16:30


China chat: The outlook of China-linked products in uncertain times

16:30 - 16:55

  • New trends and challenges with investments into China
  • Opportunities to find high yield in China as it is opening up
  • The outlook of China-linked products in the next 6 months


CIO perspective: Building a robust portfolio strategy with ETFs & indexing products

16:55 - 17:30

  • What sectors draw the greatest interest when looking at ETFs?
  • The approach of indexing products within portfolio construction strategies
  • Will digital asset products be a viable option in the coming years?
  • What are the missing products within the ETF & indexing markets?