News: “Challenge of Change” Conference Launched

10/13/2022 15:30

32nd Zagreb Stock Exchange conference / 16th fund industry conference

October 13, 2022, Dubrovnik - The "Challenge of Change" conference, the eleventh joint conference of the Zagreb Stock Exchange and the pension fund industry, began in Dubrovnik, under the high patronage of the Government of the Republic of Croatia.

The conference represents a central gathering of the financial community from Croatia and the region, with the participation of around 450 participants from all branches of the financial industry, from Croatia, the region and the world. Co-organizers of the Conference are the Zagreb Stock Exchange and the Croatian Association of Pension Fund Management and Pension Insurance Companies (UMFO).

The conference was opened on behalf of the organizers by Kristijan Buk, president of the Allianz ZB company for the management of mandatory and voluntary pension funds.

In the introductory part of the conference, the participants were addressed by Minister Marin Piletić, Minister of Labour, Pension System, Family and Social Policy as the envoy of the Prime Minister Andrej Plenković, State Secretary of the Ministry of Finance Stjepan Čuraj and State Secretary of the Ministry of Economy and Sustainable Development Hrvoje Bujanović, which was followed by a lecture by Mr. Ante Žigman, President of the Board of the Croatian Financial Services Supervisory Agency, and lectures by almost 30 other domestic and foreign experts in the field of finance.

For the 13th year in a row, Poslovni dnevnik, in cooperation with the Zagreb Stock Exchange, is awarding companies that have achieved the best relations with investors: companies from the CROBEX index and companies included in the Leading and Official Markets of the Zagreb Stock Exchange enter the competition, and the winners are decided on the basis of statistical criteria that refer to the issuer's compliance with the Stock Exchange Rules and a survey conducted among capital market participants.

The third prize was awarded to Croatian Telecom, the second to Podravka, and the first to Atlantic Group.

More information is available on the official website of the conference: