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Banking and Capital Markets, Finance

Mark Carney on the Global Economy: a special event hosted by the Financial Times

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Speakers include:
Mark Carney

Mark Carney

Chris Giles

Chris Giles

Financial Times

Overview

The Governor of the Bank of England, Mark Carney, will discuss the latest developments in the global economy and risks to the outlook, including the impact of rising tensions in international trade, in a special event organised by the Financial Times at the Barbican in London.  

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Agenda - 12th Feb

  • 12:15pm
    Registration
  • 1:00pm
    Special address by Mark Carney, Governor of the Bank of England, followed by Q&A with Chris Giles, Economics Editor, Financial Times
  • 1:45pm
    Close

Speaker (1)

Mark Carney

Mark Carney

Prime Minister’s Finance Adviser for COP 26 and UN Special Envoy on Climate Action and Finance

Chair (1)

Chris Giles

Chris Giles

Economics Editor
Financial Times

‪Chris Giles is the Economics Editor of the Financial Times. He leads the reporting of economics in the newspaper and on FT.com, and has been Economics Editor since 2004. 

He reports on international economic trends and the British economy, and contributes comment to FT.com’s premium blog, dedicated to central banking and money supply. He was previously the FT’s leader writer on economic affairs. 

Mr Giles was named Business Journalist of the Year at the British Journalism Awards 2012. He has also won the Royal Statistical Society’s prize for excellence in journalism in 2008 and 2012. He was a member of the 2014 advisory board of the Journal of the European Economic Association. 

Before becoming Economics Editor, he spent a year at the communications regulator, Ofcom, writing reports about digital switchover and public service broadcasting. 

Prior to joining the Financial Times in 2000, Mr Giles was an economics reporter at the BBC. He started his career in research, spending seven years as an economist for the Institute for Fiscal Studies and has a wide publications record. At the IFS he led or worked on projects for clients including the Treasury, the OECD and the European Commission. 

Mr Giles is a graduate of Cambridge University and holds a Master’s degree in Economics from Birkbeck College, London University.

Who attends?

Places are strictly limited to c-suite executives from the following sectors:

  • Banking
  • Financial Services
  • Insurance
  • Law Firms
  • Consultancies
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Venue

Frobisher Auditorium 1
Level 4, Barbican Centre
Silk Street
London EC2Y 8DS
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Contact Us

Toby Barran
Delegate Services Manager
Financial Times
Jeff Wagner
Programme and Speaker Enquiries
Financial Times