2017 IFR Awards: Host Announced!

Your Host for the 2017 IFR Awards Dinner: Rob Brydon
Your entertainment for the 2017 IFR Awards Dinner comes courtesy of Rob Brydon – host of TV’s Would I Lie To You and star of such shows as The Trip and Gavin & Stacey.

See the Winners of the 2017 IFR Awards
The winners of the 2017 IFR Awards have been announced. Click here to see the 2017 Roll of Honour and read the 2017 IFR Review of the Year, featuring a full write-up of each Award winner.

Book your Tables
It is now possible to book your tables at the 2017 IFR Awards.  Tables are allocated on a first-come, first-served basis so it is advisable to book early. 

Why Attend the IFR Awards Dinner?

To celebrate excellence
Come and congratulate yourself, your team and the industry for high perfomance and achievement over the past 12 months.  Whether you win an Award or not, the IFR Awards Dinner is an occasion not to be missed – and a fantastic opportunity to motivate your team for the year ahead.

For unrivalled networking opportunities
The IFR Awards Dinner is the most prestigious event in the global capital markets calendar and is attended by the cream of the investment banking industry.  This is the one opportunity of the year to socialise and network with over 1,000 of the world’s capital markets elite.

For world class entertainment
Over the years, the IFR Awards have built an enviable reputation for providing enteratinment of the very highest quality.  Last year’s event was hosted by Ed Byrne, with previous hosts including Dara O’Briain, Marcus Brigstocke and Graham Norton.

For Save the Children
The event will once again feature our traditional tombstone auction for Save the Children.  With over £25million raised in 22 years, the IFR Awards Dinner remains Save the Children’s largest single annual fundraiser. 

For 5 Star luxury
As one of London’s most distinguished addresses, Grosvenor House is the epitome of traditional elegance and style.  With over 1,000 of the world’s most senior executives attending this illustrious event, it is the only hotel in Europe with the capacity to cater for this level of demand.


The IFR Awards are part of the Thomson Reuters Awards for Excellence, recognising corporate and individual success in the global financial industry.
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