How the economic crisis induced by the coronavirus is impacting capital markets globally?

While the tone of voice is becoming more supporting of V-shape recovery, the second wave of pandemic and US presidential elections leave a room for uncertainty. Many Ukrainian companies successfully adapted to the constant turbulence, but should we expect any positive news from the economy?

The current stressed conditions create a ground for unethical behavior in the investment management industry. How can we protect the trust and market integrity?

Join us for the 10th CFA Society Ukraine Investment Forum, where we’ll try to find the answers together with investment professionals from Ukraine, Europe and Asia.

October 21-23


5 hours



event for investment

Key topics

Global Outlook

Participate in a dialog with leading investment experts on the factors impacting capital markets globally.

Ukraine perspective

Learn how Ukrainian companies adapted to the current turbulence and how they see the future of our economy.

Ethics in focus

Experience the pros and cons of unethical behavior at stock market and understand why ethics matters for market integrity.


Join us for the engaging documentary's première of Collared, a film about unintended consequences of white-collar crime an examination of Joseph Grmovsek — Canada's first and still only person to receive a Federal Sentence of imprisonment for the offense. This was the most prolonged insider trading scheme ever discovered by American and Canadian securities investigators.

After the premier you’ll have a chance to talk to the protagonist of this story Joseph Grmovsek and film crew.


17:30 – 20:00:  "Scared straight" Ethics Training: Collared
Keynote speech:
Tymur Khromaev, Head of National Commission on Securities and Stock Market*
Joseph Grmovsek, EX-Inside Trader/Lawyer
Garrick Apollon, corporate lawyer, legal scholar and filmmaker
Closing remarks:
Yulia Vitka, Deputy Chief of Party at USAID Financial Sector Transformation Program

14:00 – 15:30:  Global Outlook Session:
Economic development: passing through COVID-19 (in English)
Let’s discuss:
  • How does your country get through the crisis (in absolute and vs. its neighbors, f.e.)?
  • The “shape” of the corona-crisis on your economy (V, W, L, “Nike”, etc.)
  • 5 fundamental consequences of COVID-19 pandemic on your country/economy
  • Can your country withstand more lockdowns? Do you expect them, taking into account the second wave?
  • What are the expectations for 2021? When do you expect the economy do recover to the precrisis levels?

Key-note speech:
Gary Baker, CFA, Managing Director, EMEA, CFA Institute
Moderator of the panel:
Andriy Bespyatov, CFA, PhD, Managing Director, Research, Dragon Capital
Speakers of the panel:
GLOBAL: Gary Baker, CFA, Managing Director, EMEA, CFA Institute
UKRAINE: Andriy Bespyatov, CFA, PhD, Managing Director, Research, Dragon Capital
POLAND: Bartek Pawłowski, CFA, CIO at mBank Private Banking
ROMANIA: Dorin Alexandru Badea, CFA, Board Member, CFA Society Romania
TURKEY: Attila Koksal, CFA, Chairman Of The Board at Finansal Okuryazarlık ve Erişim Derneği.
CHINA: Hao Hong, CFA, Managing Director and Head of Research at BOCOM International, professor of Tsinghua Zijing-Kelley School of Business

14:00 – 15:00:  Ukraine Perspective Session:
COVID-19 Pay-offs: across industries (in Ukrainian)
Let’s discuss:
  • The consequences of corona-crisis for various industries in Ukraine
  • What to expect from the second wave of COVID-19?
  • What are the expectations on the 2021 from C-level executives?

Moderator of the panel:
Leonid Kyrian, CFA, Partner at FinPoint
Speakers of the panel:
Tamas Hak-Kovacs, CEO, OTP Bank
Rajeev Gupta, Co-Founder and Managing Director of Kusum group of pharmaceutical company
Alex Lutskiy, Founder and CEO, Innovecs
Alex Lissitsa, СЕO, IMC

Register today!


Participation in Forum’s event is free of charge,
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