Featured Events

The English language version of the Global Legal Entity Identifier Foundation (GLEIF) website features information on events hosted by GLEIF or other organizations providing participants with the opportunity to stay informed on the Legal Entity Identifier (LEI) and related developments in the areas of, among others, identification management, data management and risk management. Event and conference organizers who wish to announce their event here on the GLEIF website are invited to refer to the ‘Terms and Conditions’ for further information.


EXTERNALData Management Summit - New York

  • Date
  • 2017-04-04
  • Location:
  • New York City, North America

The Data Management Summit New York City is the North American event to be at for data management executives in financial technology. This prestigious event brings together the industry's top thought leaders and creates an environment to discuss the latest hot topics on reference data and data management, data governance and regulatory compliance across buy-side and sell-side financial institutions.

It's free for Financial Institutions! A fee is required for Vendors, Consultants and Exchanges.

GLEIFGLEIF 2017 | Meet The Market Event | Moscow, Russia

  • Date
  • 2017-04-04
  • Location:
  • Moscow, Europe

The event will provide participants with the opportunity to learn about the strategy for the development of the global system for the identification of market participants directly from the representatives of GLEIF and LEI ROC. Representatives of the Bank of Russia will speak about the potential use of LEI code in Russia. Topics for discussion:

  • The Global Mission of the GLEIS,
  • GLEIF services in the Global LEI System
  • High level overview of the LEI system
  • Potential use of LEI code in Russia
  • LEI Benefits for Market
  • Q&A

The event is aimed at representatives of banks, securities depositories, brokers, issuers, asset management companies and other financial market participants. It is hosted by the National Settlement Depository, Moscow Exchange Group.

EXTERNALWebinar: Putting Data Management Processes in Place for MiFID II

  • Date
  • 2017-04-06
  • Location:
  • Online

The January 2018 compliance deadline for Markets in Financial Instruments Directive II (MiFID II) is approaching fast, so how ready are financial institutions to meet the directive’s requirements, what data management processes should they be prioritising to ensure compliance, and what outstanding challenges do they face? Also, what do regulators expect firms to have in place by the compliance deadline? Join the webinar to find out about:

  • State of play on MiFID II
  • Priority data management processes
  • Outstanding data challenges
  • Regulators’ expectations
  • Benefits of compliance


  • Date
  • 2017-04-19
  • Location:
  • Online

This webinar will bring you up-to-date on the continued expansion of the Global Legal Entity Identifier (LEI) System. Under new LEI Regulatory Oversight Committee (LEI ROC) guidelines, LEI issuing organizations will start the collection of data on the direct and ultimate parents of legal entities beginning 1 May 2017. Topics include:

  • Requirements of the policy and how firms should prepare
  • New data fields that will be required
  • How privacy restrictions will be handled
  • Approach and timing for the new data to be submitted
  • Treatment of fund relationships and international branches

Join us on 19 April 2017 to hear from key industry leaders representing the LEI ROC, GLEIF as well as LEI issuers: GMEI Utility, London Stock Exchange and WM Datenservice. We will also hold a Q&A throughout the webinar.


  • Date
  • 2017-05-08 to 2017-05-10
  • Location:
  • Boston, North America

FIMA, now in its 13th year, is the leading reference data management event in the United States. This year’s event will host more than 400 guests from over 125 companies with 3 days of content and 12+ hours of networking. FIMA hosts sessions and discussions led by top reference data management professionals, all covering topics that are of fundamental importance to your enterprise-wide data management initiatives. Download the agenda today to see what we have planned for the event! Plus, as a GLEIF member, you’ll receive an extra 20% off your ticket price!

Register here with code: FIMA17GLEIF

EXTERNALDKF 2017: 7th D-A-CH Congress for Financial Information

  • Date
  • 2017-05-09
  • Location:
  • Munich, Europe

DKF 2017 brings together business executives, solution providers and opinion leaders from the financial services industry. Featuring a conference as well as an exhibition, the event allows both vendor-exhibitors and visitors to combine an informative and thought-provoking conference program with a review of products, technologies and solutions that are proven to answer the current needs of the financial industry.