Joint Conference of the European Central Bank and the European Commission on

Fostering banking union and capital markets union – a top-down or bottom-up approach?

Thursday, 3 May 2018
Main Building, Press Room
Frankfurt am Main

Attendance is by invitation only.

Programme

Thursday, 3 May 2018

8:30
Registration
9:00

Opening

9:10

Keynote speech: Valdis Dombrovskis, Vice-President for the Euro and Social Dialogue; also in charge of Financial Stability, Financial Services and Capital Markets Union (FISMA), European Commission

9:45

Presentation of the reports

Report on Financial Integration in Europe
Philipp Hartmann, Deputy Director General Research, European Central Bank
Presentation

European Financial Stability and Integration Review
John Berrigan, Deputy Director General FISMA, European Commission
Presentation

10:45
Coffee break
11:15

High-level policy panel: How to make retail banking integration happen

Moderator:
John Berrigan, Deputy Director General FISMA, European Commission

Panellists:

12:45

Conference lunch

14:00

Keynote speech: Vítor Constâncio, Vice-President, European Central Bank

14:30

High-level policy panel: The role of institutional investment for the capital markets union

Moderator:
Benoît Cœuré, Member of the Executive Board, European Central Bank

Panellists:

16:00

End of conference

The conference will be live-streamed over the internet. The conference will also be recorded and video recordings will subsequently be made available on the ECB's website. Media will be present at the conference.

Please note that this programme may be subject to change without notice.

General information

Conference venue

European Central Bank
Main building, Press Conference Room
Sonnemannstrasse 20
60314 Frankfurt am Main

Conference language

English

Transfers

Participants are requested to arrange their own transfers, unless indicated otherwise.

Contacts

Margherita Giuzio
Directorate General Macroprudential Policy and Financial Stability
Tel.: +49 (0) 69 1344 95909

Raquel Gil-Antona
Directorate General Research
Tel.: +49 (0) 69 1344 3315

Deborah Marinelli
Directorate General Research
Tel.: +49 (0) 69 1344 9258

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