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Bloomberg Gathers Market Leaders for FX12 New York Summit

November 8, 2012

NEW YORK — One week after the U.S. elections, foreign
exchange industry and government leaders will convene at
Bloomberg’s FX12 Summit to examine how politics and regulation
will shape the global financial markets. The event, featuring
former U.S. Senator Chris Dodd, is planned for Wednesday,
November 14th at Bloomberg’s New York headquarters.

The event will feature insightful discussions that will
explore how social, political and regulatory factors will
drive trends in the currency markets in 2013. A series of
panel discussions about critical topics from the global
economic crisis, to the impact of regulation and financial
reform, will include Bart Chilton, Commissioner of the
Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC), Richard Clarida,
Global Strategic Advisor at PIMCO, Daniel Doctoroff, Chief
Executive Officer and President of Bloomberg, Alan D. Schwartz, Chairman of Guggenheim Partners, Hal S. Scott,
President and Director of the Committee on Capital Markets
Regulation, Nemat Shafik, Deputy Manager Director at the
International Monetary Fund (IMF) and John R. Taylor, Chairman
of FX Concepts.

“Given today’s economic and political uncertainty, dialogue
among foreign exchange market, government and regulatory
participants is critical to forge a clear path forward,” said
Tod Van Name, Bloomberg’s Global Head of FX, Economics and
Commodities. “Bloomberg is pleased to convene these leaders
and facilitate this important exchange of ideas and insights.”

The FX Summit is part of a global series that Bloomberg hosts
to examine current and future FX market trends. Attendance at
FX12 is exclusive to Bloomberg clients and invited guests. The
full agenda and speakers list is available online at

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more than 230 leading providers. Bloomberg FX allows clients –
from financial institutions to central banks to corporations –
to make more informed decisions on their trading strategies
and risk management.

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