Chief economist roundtable: (from left) Aaron Woolner, editor, Asia Risk; David Carbon, chief economist and managing director for economic and currency research, DBS Bank (Singapore); Rajiv Biswas, Asia-Pacific chief economist, IHS Global Insight (Singapore); Aladdin Rillo, director and chief economist, ASEAN Integration Monitoring Office, ASEAN Secretariat (Indonesia)
Delegates arrive at the ASEAN Risk 2012 conference
Conference applauds the opening address, by Asia Risk editor, Aaron Woolner
The chief economist roundtable covered topics such as: how are persisting eurozone problems affecting the ASEAN market; what does a China slowdown mean for ASEAN countries; and monetary and financial integration of ASEAN
The publishers of Asia Risk magazine hosted the ASEAN Risk 2012 conference
Paul Harrald, group portfolio risk, Standard Chartered Bank (Singapore), giving a presentation on the consequences of the Basel reforms on financial institutions' capital and risk management frameworks
Audience members had the chance to attend two streams: "Managing Your Investments", or "Risk and Regulation"
Alison Fletcher (left), FX and economic product specialist, and Tamara Henderson, senior economist, both of Bloomberg (Singapore), gave a presentation on challenges and opportunities in emerging Asia's currency markets
Conference speakers were open to questions from the floor
Jens Lauschke, vice-president and regional strategist for group research, DBS Bank (Singapore), gave a talk entitled "Can Asian bonds extend gains?"
Other presentations included "Investing in frontier markets" and "Stress testing and credit risk"
A sponsor's exhibit at the ASEAN Risk 2012 conference
Delegates were able to find out about relevant industry products
A chance to mingle with colleagues at ASEAN Risk 2012
ASEAN Risk 2012 took place in Singapore's Marriott Hotel on May 28