2017 FinCoNet Annual General Meeting


14-16 November 2017, Tokyo, Japan

The FinCoNet Annual General Meeting will be hosted by the Financial Services Agency, the Government of Japan, (JFSA) in Tokyo, Japan on 14-15 November 2017, and will be directly followed by the FinCoNet/JFSA International Seminar on Financial Consuler Protection, which will be held on 16 November 2017 (half day).


 FinCoNet AGM

The following, open sessions, commencing at 10:45am on day one, will be opened by a high-level representative of the JFSA. Participants will then have the opportunity to engage in a roundtable blue sky session focused on forward looking supervisory risks, trends and priorities.

Day two, 15 November 2017, will start with an update from the FinCoNet Secretariat on the joint work that FinCoNet is undertaking with other International Organisations and groups. The rest of the day will be dedicated to the work of the FinCoNet Standing Committees and two workshops. Workshop I will focus on Financial Advertising, while Workshop II will discuss Product Oversight and Governance.

FinCoNet/JFSA International Seminar on Financial Consumer Protection:

The Seminar to be held during the morning session of day three, 16 November 2017, and co-hosted by FinCoNet and the JFSA will address the topic of Virtual Currencies, including trends of Virtual Currencies exchanges/transactions and measures to supervise operations/businesses related to Virtual Currencies.

The first session of the Seminar will discuss the increasing impact and importance of virtual currencies, as well as the risks and challenges of Virtual Currencies on financial consumer protection at national and international level. The second session of the Seminar will explore what can/should be done by supervisors relating at national and international levels. The importance of collaboration among supervisors will be one of issues for discussion.


>> Agenda AGM (pdf)

>> Agenda International Seminar (PDF)



Sally Day-Hanotiaux,
FinCoNet Secretariat 
Tel: +33 145 24 96 61




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