On 8 April 2915, the 5th Financial Stability Forum organized by the National Securities Market Association and the Bank of Russia’s Financial Stability Department was held in Moscow. The forum brought together speakers and delegates from the Bank of Russia and major financial organizations, professional market participants and leading experts.
This year’s forum focused on the analysis of the current situation in Russia’s financial market and its outlook in respect of stability, as well as existing risks and mechanisms and instruments mitigating the risks. Moreover, the delegates discussed issues of financial innovations and professional activities’ regulation.
Alina Akchurina, Managing Director for Collateral Management and Tri-Party Services, NSD, took part in the panel session for market participants. The panelists discussed new market conditions affecting the participants’ business models, newest trends in the derivative market, development of the centralized clearing and collateral management system, as well as the infrastructure’s contribution to the increased financial stability. Igor Marich, Managing Director of Money Market at the Moscow Exchange, moderated the panel discussion.