Each year, Sibos attracts participants from across the world, with attendees representing a wide range of markets, job functions and institutions.

Over 8,300 delegates came together at Palexpo for Sibos 2016 Geneva. There were attendees from 158 countries. These figures highlight why Sibos is such a valuable event for business leaders looking to gain new perspectives and learn about, and influence, the latest developments in the financial services industry. The below series of charts illustrates the range of participants by business focus, area of responsibility, job function, type of institution and geography. They give a flavour of the diverse Sibos community.

“Sibos is the only worldwide industry specific event. There are regional ones but Sibos has all the important players from around the world” – A 2016 exhibitor

Stats Sibos 2016

The Year

Who attended Sibos 2016 Geneva?

  • Primary business focus
  • Primary area of responsibility
  • Function within institution
  • Type of institution
  • Region
  • 18%Trade service
  • 16%Cash Management
  • 2%Derivatives
  • 4%FX/MM
  • 14%Not selected
  • 34%Payments
  • 13%Securities
  • 28%Business Development/Strategy
  • 2%Compliance officer/Risk MGMT
  • 3%Customer Services
  • 9%Financial Operations
  • 9%Information Technology
  • 3%Innovation
  • 7%Marketing
  • 14%Not Selected
  • 6%Product Management
  • 15%Sales
  • 1%Standards
  • 3%Technology Operations
  • 6%Account Manager
  • 7%Analyst/Consultant
  • 9%Board Member/CEO/CFO
  • 1%Compliance Officer/Risk Manager
  • 1%Corporate Treasure
  • 11%Departmental Manager
  • 23%Managing Director/Director/EVP
  • 12%Not Selected
  • 10%Relationship Manager
  • 8%Section Head/Supervisor
  • 12%Vice President/Functional Head
  • 4%Central Bank
  • 32%Commercial Bank
  • 6%Corporate
  • 1%Custodian
  • 1%Exchange
  • 4%Investment Bank
  • 1%Investment Manager
  • 17%Not selected
  • 4%Payments Market infrastructure
  • 2%Retail Bank
  • 3%Securities Market Infrastructure
  • 24%Software Vendor/Consultancy
  • 1%Broker/Dealer
  • 14%Americas
  • 13%APAC
  • 49%EMEA
  • 24%UK/Nordics
2016 conference programme

Real world change

For nearly 40 years, Sibos has brought financial leaders together to network, collaborate and make sense of changes in the industry. The Sibos conference helps to build an understanding of the forces impacting the financial community. 

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