LBMA Precious Metals Conference 2009 - Edinburgh

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Programme of sessions and speakers

Day 1

2 November

Opening Session

Stewart Murray
LBMA CEO (September 1999 - December 2013)

Kevin Andrew Crisp
Manager, Mitsubishi Corporation International (Europe) Plc

Paul Mercier
Principal Adviser in Market Operations, European Central Bank

Michael Cross
Head of Foreign Exchange, Bank of England

Session 2: Impact of the Financial Crisis on Precious Metals Industry

Chairman – Steven Lowe, Bank of Nova Scotia - ScotiaMocatta

Mark Lynam
Executive Officer, AngloGold Ashanti Limited

Aram Shishmanian
Chief Executive Officer, World Gold Council

Mehdi Barkhordar

Mehdi Barkhordar

Session 3: Precious Metals Investment

Chairman – James Cross, Chairman, Swiss Gold DMCC

David McWilliams

Stephen Mueller
Executive Director, Bank Julius Baer & Co. Ltd

Larry Hatheway
Chief Economist & Global Head of Asset Allocation, UBS

Session 4: PGMs: Looking Forward

Chairman – Edel Tully, Research Analyst, Mitsui Global Precious Metals

David Jollie
Head of Sales and Market Insight, Anglo American Platinum

Philip Klapwijk
Managing Director, Precious Metals Insights Limited

Michael Sheehan
Precious Metals Portfolio Manager, Redkite Capital Management LLP

Day 2

3 November

Session 5: Silver

Chairman – Michael DiRienzo, Executive Director, Silver Institute

Jessica Cross
CEO, Virtual Metals

James Steel
Chief Precious Metals Analyst, HSBC Bank USA NA

Roque Benavides
CEO, Compania de Minas Buenaventura

Session 6: The Future of the London Precious Metals Market

Chairman – Stephen Branton-Speak, Partner Goldman Sachs

Phil Clewes-Garner
Chairman, LPPM

Raymond Key
Global Head of Metals Trading, Deutsche Bank

Kamal Naqvi
Director – Commodities – Head of Hedge/Institutional Fund Sales, Credit Suisse Inc

Phil Clewes-Garner
Chairman, LPPM

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Session 7: Delegate Feedback & Closing Session

Chairman – Stewart Murray, Chief Executive, LBMA

John Reade
Chief Market Strategist, World Gold Council