Global Update: Expert insights in a changing world

Global Update: Expert insights in a changing world


Global Update: Expert insights in a changing world

Date: 17-Jul-2019


Global Update: expert insights in a changing world


Wednesday 17 July 2019

Start Time

12.30pm AEST

End Time

2.00pm AEST

Event Location


Host Venue Details

Kindly hosted by Queensland Law Society, Level 2, 179 Ann Street, Brisbane

Event Overview

Event Sponsors

Presented By

Martin Lakos, Division Director, Wealth Management, Banking financial Services, Macquarie

Martin Lakos has been one of Macquarie’s leading media spokespeople for more than 15 years, being a regular economic and market commentator on all major Australian networks as well as CNBC Asia and Bloomberg.

Known for his ability to clearly explain complex economic issues and market trends, Martin is passionate about a broad spectrum of issues and can confidently address an extensive range of topics – from big picture macroeconomics and current trends, to interest rates, investor strategy and what’s happening in key global markets.

He frequently gives presentations or facilitates panel discussions at conferences around Australia, providing a personalised approach to the key issues facing a specific industry group or business.

Having literally grown up in the finance industry where he worked for school holiday pocket money, Martin has always been fascinated by the economy and investment markets. His financial career spans 40 years, having started on the Australian Stock Exchange trading floor in 1979 and he has held roles in Macquarie since 1994, including heading up the Asia institutional sales desk. He was appointed a Division Director of Macquarie Bank in 2006.

When he is not addressing conferences or the media, Martin is a senior investment adviser with Macquarie, advising clients and their families on a full range of wealth strategies.

He also devotes his spare time to not-for-profit groups and is a board member for The George Gregan Foundation. He spent nine years on the Juvenile Diabetes Foundation corporate fund raising committee with three as chairman and has emceed at the Gala Ball event.

Professional Development

1 CPD Unit / NZ Hour - Practice Management and Business Skills

Event Costs

ALPMA Members: Free - please log in to register

ALPMA Associates: $49.50

Non Members*: $99.00 - *Non Members must be eligible to join ALPMA

Light lunch included

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