City Week proves there’s far more to the Square Mile’s future than Brexit

Today, the eighth annual City Week conference gets underway at the Guildhall in the heart of the Square Mile.

Leading figures from the global financial services community come together to chew over the latest trends, challenges and policies affecting the sector, and to look ahead to the forces that will shape it in the coming year.

London remains the natural home for such a high-profile conference, sitting as it does atop the global rankings of financial centres.

Just last week, advisory giant Duff & Phelps revealed that London has seized the crown from New York in its latest annual survey of global finance chiefs, with their head of regulatory consulting, Monique Melis, noting that “Brexit has provided the backdrop for showing the importance of London in the global capital markets”.

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