India & the United States

 September 27- 29 2017 • Taj Diplomatic Enclave

  • The Evolving Landscape for Infrastructure Funding and Finance, including
    • Infrastructure Financing and Indian Bond Market Developments
    • Municipal Bond Market Developments in India
  • Regulation & Deregulation of Financial Markets & the Global Reform Agenda
  • The Future of India’s Financial Markets, including
    • The Future of Debt and Bond Markets in India
    • Emergence of ETFs and Derivatives
    • Climate finance and green bond markets
  • The Inclusion Agenda – Broadening Access to Finance & the Role of FinTech, including
    • Financial inclusion and the Indian banking & NBPF Sector
    • The role of Digital Finance in Financial Inclusion
    • Regulation of Financial Technologies


Keynote Speakers 
  • Michael Kaplan, Deputy Assistant Secretary, Western Hemisphere & South East Asia, United States Department of the Treasury
  • Suresh Prabhu, the Honourable Union Minister for Commerce and Industry, Government of India
  • Hal Scott, Nomura Professor of International Financial Systems, Harvard Law School
  • Ajay Tyagi, Chairman, Securities and Exchange Board of India
2017 India – US Symposium Agenda

January 29 – 31, 2016 • Mumbai, India

The first annual India-U.S. Symposium was held at the Trident Hotel in Mumbai, India from Friday, January 29, through Sunday, January 31, 2016.


  • Financing Infrastructure and the Role of Insurance and Pension Funds
  • The development of INR Bond Markets inside and outside of India
  • Building profundity & resilience in India’s derivatives market: Effective tool of risk management, liquidity and price discovery


Keynote Speakers 
  • Jayant Sinha, Union Minister of State for Finance, India
  • Hal Scott, Nomura Professor of International Financial Systems, Harvard Law School
  • G. N. Bajpai, Ex-Chairman, LIC / Ex-Chairman, SEBI / Chairman, Intuit Consulting Pvt. Ltd.
  • Arun Jaitley, Union Finance Minister, India
  • T. S. Vijayan, Chairman, Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority of India
2016 India – US Symposium Agenda and Final Report