2014 programme

The Forum’s Agenda in 2014

21 January: Lunch event on “Shadow Banking and Money Market Funds”

Briefing Paper

Chair:

Saïd El Khadraoui MEP

Guest speakers:

Nicolas Calcoen, Chief Financial Officer, Amundi
Jonathan Curry, Global Chief Investment Officer, Liquidity, HSBC Gloabl Asset Management
Susan Dargan, Senior Vice President, State Street
Séverine Le Blevennec, Director Treasury EMEA, Honeywell
Tilman Lueder, Head of Unit, DG MARKT G4 – Asset Management, European Commission
Thomas Rose, Managing Director, Head of Investment and Risk Management, UBS See notes

11 February: Lunch event on “Review of the European Supervisory Authorities”

Briefing Paper

Chair:

Astrid Lulling MEP

Guest speakers:

Magnus Billing, Senior Vice President, President of Nasdaq OMX Stockholm and Head of Nordic Fixed Income and Baltic Markets, Nasdaq OMX See notes
Pierre Bollon, Chief Executive, AFG – French Asset Management Assocation
Jose Manuel Gonzalez-Paramo, Executive Board Member, Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria (BBVA) See notes
Steven Maijoor, Chair, European Securities and Markets Securities (ESMA)
Martin Merlin, Head of Unit, DG MARKT 02 – Financial Services Policy, Relations with the Council, European Commission
Alexander Merriman, Head of Market Policy, SIX Securities Services See presentation
Thierry Philipponnat, Secretary General, Finance Watch

19 March: Lunch event on “Banking Structure Reform”

Briefing Paper

Chair:

Vicky Ford MEP

Guest speakers:

Cyrus Ardalan, Vice Chairman, Head of EU and UK Public Policy and Government Relations, Barclays
James Chew, Global Head, Regulatory Policy, HSBC Holdings
Pedro Kutova, Director for Markets Regularoty Reform, Citigroup
Mattias Levin, Policy Officer, DG MARKT H2 – Banks and Financial Conglomerates II, European Commission
Jean Naslin, EU Permanent Representative, BCPE Group
Guillaume Prache, Managing Director, Better Finance for all – The European Federation of Financial Services Users

9 September: Welcome Reception

24 September: Lunch event on “Coherence of EU financial services legislation and challenges ahead”

Briefing Paper

Chair:

Kay Swinburne MEP

Guest speakers:

Gilles Briatta, Deputy Corporate Secretary, Société Générale
Joanna Cound, Head EMEA Government Affairs & Public Policy, BlackRock 
Michaela Koller, Director General, Insurance Europe
Lauri Rosendahl, President of NASDAQ OMX Helsinki
Almoro Rubin de Cervin, acting Head of Unit, DG MARKT 02 – Financial Services Policy, Relations with the Council, European Commission
Juan Manuel Viver, Policy Officer, Better Finance for all – The European Federation of Financial Services Users

15 October: Lunch event on “How to avoid fragmentation of global markets?”

Briefing Paper

Chair:

Danuta Maria Hübner MEP

Guest speakers:

Colin Church, Chief Risk Officer for EMEA, Citigroup
Andrew Douglas, Head of Government Relations, The Depository Trust and Clearing Corporation (DTCC) See notes
Peter Kerstens, Policy Officer, DG MARKT 02 – Financial Services Policy, Relations with the Council, European Commission
Pat McArdle, Chairman of the Economic and Monetary Affairs Committee, European Banking Federation (EBF)
Stephen O’Connor, Chairman, International Swaps and Derivatives Association (ISDA) 
Michael Pedroni, Treasury Financial Attaché, United States Mission to the European Union

4 November: Lunch event on “Payments: innovation, competition, security”

Briefing Paper

Chair:

Pablo Zalba Bidegain MEP

Guest speakers:

Farid Aliyev, Financial Services Officer, BEUC – The European Consumers’ Organisation
Nicolas Huss
, Chief Executive Officer, Visa Europe See notes
Herco Le Fevre, Head of Business Strategy, ING
Thom Luyckx, Global Director Legal, PayU
Erik Nooteboom, Head of Unit, DG MARKT H3 – Retail Financial Services and Consumer, European Commission
Liz Oakes, Principal Adviser, Payments & Transaction Banking, KPMG
Christian Westerhaus, Managing Director, Global Co-Head of Client Products & Solutions, Deutsche Bank

2 December: Lunch event on “Long-term financing of the economy”

Briefing Paper

Chair:

Philippe De Backer MEP

Guest speakers:

Clare Francis, Managing Director, Global Corporate Banking, Lloyds Banking Group and AFME Board Member
Olivier Guersent, Deputy Director General, DG MARTK, European Commission
Alexander Justham, Chief Executive Officer, London Stock Exchange Group (LSEG)
Guy Miller, Chief Market Strategist, Head of Macroeconomics, Zurich Insurance Company See notes 
Alexander Schindler, Vice President of EFAMA and Member of the Executive Board, Union Asset Management Holding AG See notes
James Watson, Director of the Economics Department, Business Europe