Financial Times - First Metro Philippines Investment Summit
20 May 2015 | Makati Shangri-La Hotel, Manila #FTPhilippines

Building on the success of the inaugural event in May 2014,
The Financial Times and First Metro Investment Corporation are delighted to present the second annual Philippines Investment Summit.

Leading policy-makers, investors and CEOs will gather for a half-day of discussion to explore the progress being made towards regional integration, including the liberalisation of the Philippine banking industry; as well as the opportunities and challenges an integrated ASEAN presents to firms, and how e-commerce and other disruptive technologies are driving economic growth in the region.

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Cesar Purisima
Finance Secretary
Republic of the Philippines

James Robinson
Professor of Government
Harvard University

Amando Tetangco, Jr
Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas


David Pilling
Asia Editor
Financial Times


  • Hear from top policy makers, economists and business leaders on what the proposed ASEAN Economic Community means for the Philippines
  • Discover the outlook for financial services following bank liberalisation, including how this will impact on your business decisions
  • Find out how corporates are embracing market disruptions in manufacturing, e- commerce and demographic shifts
  • Network with leading figures from local and international companies, as well as economists, industry experts and policy makers