The material on this site is for financial institutions, professional investors and their professional advisers. It is for information only. Please read our Terms & Conditions, Privacy Policy and Cookies before using this site.

All material subject to strictly enforced copyright laws. © 2021 Euromoney, a part of the Euromoney Institutional Investor PLC.
Banking

Private banking CEO roundtable: What do you feel will be the challenges for 2012?

Private banking CEO roundtable participants


PdW, Deutsche The resolution for the euro sovereign debt crisis will take us well into 2012, if not 2013, so markets will remain volatile. Therefore investment advice to clients will need to be fairly cautious. Underlying wealth will continue to grow, but we expect to see greater competition in the private banking industry as banks focus on less capital-consuming businesses.

TK, Barclays We expect an increasingly competitive market as banks realize this is a capital-efficient business to be in. Volatility is likely to continue whether or not Europe is resolved because economies are growing at different paces. Client portfolios are underinvested in risk and overinvested in cash, and that will mean private banks will have to find places to put clients’ money to work effectively.

JF, Citi We anticipate very challenging market conditions as politics drives outcomes. How Europe plays out will be a very big juncture.

You have reached premium content. Please log in to continue reading.

Read beyond the headlines with Euromoney

For over 50 years, our readers have looked to Euromoney to stay informed about the issues that matter in the international banking and financial markets. Find out more about our different levels of access below.

SUBSCRIBE ONLINE TODAY

Unlimited access to Euromoney.com and Asiamoney.com

Expert comment, long reads and in-depth analysis interviews with senior finance professionals

Access the results of our market-leading annual surveys across core financial services

Access the results of our annual awards, including the world-renowned Awards for Excellence

Your print copy of Euromoney magazine delivered monthly

£73.75 per month

Billed Annually

FREE 7 DAY TRIAL

Unlimited access to Euromoney.com and Asiamoney.com, including our top stories, long reads, expert analysis, and the results of our annual surveys and awards

Sign up to any of our newsletters, curated by our editors

LOGIN NOW

Already a user?

We use cookies to provide a personalized site experience.
By continuing to use & browse the site you agree to our Privacy Policy.
I agree