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Dear CEO Letter: Identifying and Mitigating Technology Risks

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The Financial Conduct Authority’s (FCA) “Dear CEO” letter to all UK asset managers expressed concern about the endemic outsourcing risk in the sector. Since the letter, the FCA has asked firms to review the viability of their contingency plans for third party service provider failure, specifically requiring a clearer defined and realistic continuity strategy in place.

Please join our panel of experts who will address the letter from the perspective of managing the significant operational risks associated with IT outsourcing and the legal and compliance issues surrounding it, including:

  • How is IT outsourcing affected by the “Dear CEO” letter

  • Impact of cloud-based services on managing risks identified in "Dear CEO" letter

  • Going public or private cloud—does it make a difference

  • Actionable guidance to help mitigate technology risks

Expert Panellists Include:

  • Simon Eyre, Director of Service, Eze Castle Integration

  • Alexander Brown, Partner, Simmons & Simmons


  • Tom Wheadon, Partner, Simmons & Simmons