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CMA’s Chairman Announces FSC Achieves Correlation and Integration Between Sector System and Contributes to its Growth

More than 150 Entities and Decision-Makers to Participate in the 2nd Edition of the Financial Sector Conference

The Capital Market Authority’s (CMA’s) Chairman of the Board of Directors, His Excellency Mr. Mohammed Bin Abdullah El-Kuwaiz announced that the Financial Sector Conference (FSC) aims to achieve correlation and integration between the financial sector system with all its various methods and instruments, and contribute to the continuous growth within the framework of good and strong financial stability, while functioning innovative instruments to develop and manage services.

The Conference is one of the premier events for the financial sector in the Middle East and for all institutions, policy makers, financiers, and beneficiaries, as it highlights the competitive position of the Saudi financial sector in Middle East and in the world, El-Kuwaiz noted.

The Chairman reported that holding FSC at this time boosts its importance as the sector decisions makers and the capital institutions senior executives meet around one table to share ideas to reach to solutions that can be used to handle the challenges that the global economy faces.

The 2nd Edition of the Financial Sector Conference (FSC 2023) organized by the Financial Sector Development Program partners (Ministry of Finance, Saudi Central Bank, and Capital Market Authority) will be held March 15-16, 2023 at the King Abdulaziz International Conference Center. FSC 2023 will feature more than 60 panel discussions and focus workshops, with more than 150 entities and decision-makers in the financial sector; senior executives in local, regional, and international financial institutions; as well as international investors, entrepreneurs, and prominent academics.

FSC shall discuss four main topics, i.e. “Global Economic.. Challenges and Opportunities”, “Capital Institutions in the New Financial Status.. Flexibility and Redefining Roles & Characteristics”, “Safe Investment for Tomorrow”, and “Future of the Financial Sector in light of Digitization”.

The Conference shall be the window through which many promising investment opportunities are provided through Saudi Vision 2030, especially Financial Sector Development Program initiatives that are in line with its pillars, based on enabling financial institutions to support private sector growth, developing an advanced capital market, promoting and enabling financial planning to support all society groups, and supporting the Fin-Tech strategy.

Through the participation of their Excellencies and subject-matter experts in local and international financial institutions, FSC will cover critical topics, including: Strategic Options for the Financial Sector with the Backdrop of the Global Economic Situation; Roles expected to play by the Financial Sector in light of Current Changes,  New Opportunities in Insurance; FDI into the Saudi Financial Sector, Future of Digital Payments, SMEs Funding, as well as the Role of Venture Capital in Funding Innovation for Economic Growth; and Alternative Private Sector Funding in a High-Interest Rate Environment.

Experts and other interested parties can attend the Financial Sector Conference  events and sessions along with respected forum to make the best use of attending more than three thousand decision-makers in the financial sector on the local and international level to discuss the new challenges including the development of the sector and facing the challenges through innovative talks, discussions and opinions, by registering at: https://registration.fsc.sa/.