For the fifth consecutive year, Agency of Strategic Solutions ShiStrategies provided communication support to the Ukrainian Financial Forum, organized by the ICU Financial Group.
This year the Local Income Market Forum, dedicated to the Ukrainian debt market, was held in Kyiv. The venue is unconventional, but, traditionally, the forum brought together ukrainian financial market participants, government officials, regulators, investors and international experts.
As in previous years, the Forum began with a global macroeconomic survey - this time it was presented by Dr. Gerard Lyons, a leading international economist and global economy expert, Board Member of the Bank of China (UK), former economic adviser to Boris Johnson (2013-2016), co-author of Clean Brexit. Moderated by Anne McElvoy, senior editor of The Economist, chair of The Economist Radio.
Key speakers included Serhiy Nikolaychuk, Deputy Minister of Economic Development, Trade and Agriculture, and Yuri Buts, a government official with responsibility for public debt management.
The forum was covered by more than 20 journalists of leading business news websites, newspapers and magazines and a live broadcast on television.