Investing In Aviation Finance: Europe

Apr 9 - Apr 10, 2019
etc.venues St Paul's, United Kingdom
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Investing in Aviation Finance: Europe, is the meeting place for institutional investors and industry specialists looking to explore funding and aircraft investment opportunities across Europe and the rest of the world.


45 different investor institutions attended in 2018 including:

Aberdeen Standard Investments Aviva Investors  AXA Investment Managers  Allianz Global Investors
Brooks Macdonald  Cairn Capital Coller Capital DWS  Fidelity International (FIL) • Fortress Investment Group
LGIM  Legal and General LetterOne Treasury Services  M&G Metlife Millennium Capital AS
Nationwide Pension Fund Natixis Investment Managers  Pantheon Ventures (UK) LLP Prudential
RM Capital Rothesay Life Sequoia Investment Management
SilverNote Capital Limited Stanhope Capital
State of Florida Pension Fund TCI Fund Management Tesco Pension Investment  Waverton Investment
 We are just Zurich Insurance Group 


Watch the highlights and hear what delegates had to say about the 2018 conference



Planning for 2019 is well under way and we’ll be releasing the agenda and confirmed speakers very soon, so please check back soon.

For sponsorship opportunites please contact Lewis Price:
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+44 203 189 4598

Steve Mason
“A refreshing format with great information and insight”
Steve Mason
Head of Aircraft Evaluation and Asset Strategy, Cit
“Superb event with exceptional networking opportunities”
Arnaud Fiscel
Managing Director, Aeroportance
Arnaud  Fiscel
Oumar  Diallo
“Great event, very informative! I would recommend it to anyone interested in aviation whether experienced or new to the industry.”
Oumar Diallo
Partner , Floreat Capital Markets
Colin  McGinlay
Colin McGinlay
Associate Director
Kevin  MacLeod
Kevin MacLeod
Vedder Price
Robert Sheldon
Robert Sheldon
Managing Director, Head of Transportation ABS
Deutsche Bank
Albert Ganyushin
Albert Ganyushin
Head of Captial Markets
Dr. Peters Group
Michael Fox
Michael Fox
Vice President
Goldman Sachs
John Hanlon
John Hanlon
Head of International Government and Industry Affairs
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Maybel  Saleh
Maybel Saleh
Director, EMEA Aviation
Matthew  O'Sullivan
Matthew O'Sullivan
Head of Commercial Securitisation
M&G Investments
robert roy
robert roy
VP Transportation
Aviation Capital Group
Ed Hansom
Ed Hansom
Matthew Taylor
Matthew Taylor
Legal and General
Ryan  McKenna
Ryan McKenna
Vice President
Air Lease Corporation
Ali Ben Lmadani
Ali Ben Lmadani
Managing Director
ABL Aviation
Dimitri Weedon
Dimitri Weedon
Rothesay Life
Chandra  Gopinathan
Chandra Gopinathan
Senior Investment Consultant
Global Credit Research Partners
Eric Meyers
Eric Meyers
Managing Director
Goldman Sachs
  Debt Equity Product MOT Back to the Future “Business Angels” clinic

Ishka welcome and video

Main room

What is the potential size and scale of the European capital markets for aviation finance?

  • What has been financedby European investors to date? Size of transactions, type etc
  • What is the scale of the market now, and its potential future capacity?

Main room

Could Brexit shock the aviation industry into a downturn?

  • The impact of Brexit on the industry
  • What can be learned from previous cycle downturns? How resilient is the market?
  • How elastic is investor demand? How do investors feel their investments would perform in a downturn?

Main room

Keynote investor panel: How to align the interests of European investors with issuers

  • What are investors’ preferences in terms of structures in the market?
  • Investor roadshows: best practices for issuers and banks
  • Is the market deep enough for European investors?

Main room

Networking break

Main room

The audience response survey

Main room

Black mirror all play

Delegates are split in to small groups and set a series of future problems to solve together and feedback to the group. Topics include: big data and blockchain, the future of EETCs, where relative value will be found next year, the market reaction to the MAX etc

Main room


Main room

Is the lack of European EETCs a demand or a supply issue?

Will tradable e-notes bring more European investors in to the ABS product?

Are bilateral deals the best entry point for European investors to match their y...

What are the challenges for European investors looking to increase their exposur...

  • Main room 2

Networking break

Main room

Is AFIC a robust investment option for investors seeking insured products?

This house believes aviation should be classed as an ESG rated investment in the...

  • Main room 2

“Business Angels” clinic

Main room 3

The afternoon ABS workout: breaking down restrictions for investing in ABS debt ...

  • Main room

Challenging the status quo that aircraft is a dollar asset

Aviation’s future leaders: the generation duel

  • Where do the future leaders see the opportunities and risks in the industry?
  • Is it a different view to the industry veterans?

Main room

etc.venues St Paul's

200 Aldersgate

St Paul's, London, United Kingdom

Event enquiries

Phone: +44 (0)20 3176 6393

Email: [email protected]

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