Europe

 

2018

Europe - US Symposia

April 11-13, 2018 • Armonk, New York

The sixteenth annual Europe-U.S. Symposium was held at the Citibank Weill Center in Armonk, NY from Wednesday, April 11 through Friday, April 13, 2018.

Topics
  • Impact of Brexit on US-EU Financial Relationship
  • MiFID II Trading and Market Structure
  • Index Investing versus Active Management
  • The Future of Global Regulatory Bodies: BIS, IOSCO, and FSB
Speakers
  • Andreas Dombret, Member of the Executive Board, Deutsche Bundesbank
  • Hester Peirce, Commissioner, U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission
  • David Malpass, Under Secretary for International Affairs, U.S. Department of the Treasury
  • Willem Buiter, Special Economic Advisor, Citigroup
  • Tilman Lueder, Head of The Securities Markets Unit, European Commission (via teleconference)
2018 Europe – US Symposium Agenda and Final Report
2018 Europe – US Symposium Participant List

March 29-31, 2017 • Frankfurt, Germany

The fifteenth annual Europe-U.S. Symposium will be held at the European Central Bank in Frankfurt, Germany from Wednesday, March 29 through Friday, March 31, 2017.

 

Topics
  • The New U.S. Presidency & Brexit’s Impact on Trans-Atlantic Financial Markets
  • Regulatory Developments in Capital, Liquidity & Derivatives Impacting Europe & the U.S.
  • Central Bank Independence from the Legislative, Judicial and Executive Branches
  • The Role of Lender of Last Resort in the Eurosystem and U.S.

 

Keynote Speakers
  • Peter Praet, Executive Board Member and Chief Economist, European Central Bank
  • Yves Mersch, Member of the Executive Board, European Central Bank
  • Sir Paul Tucker, Chair of the Systemic Risk Council; Fellow at the Harvard Kennedy School

 

2017 Europe – US Symposium Agenda and Final Report
2017 Europe – US Symposium Participant List

April 7-9, 2016 • Armonk, New York

The fourteenth annual Europe-U.S. Symposium was held at the Weill Conference Center in Armonk, New York from Thursday, April 7, through Saturday, April 9, 2016.

 

Topics
  • What is the future of large global banks?
  • Divergence between US and EU regulations (focus on CCPs, Capital)
  • Liquidity in the private fixed income market
  • Reform of secondary market structure for equities

 

Keynote Speakers
  • Tara Rice, Deputy Assistant Secretary for International Financial Stability, U.S. Department of the Treasury
  • Mario Nava, Director Regulation and Prudential Supervision of Financial Institutions, European Commission
  • Greg Baer, President, The Clearing House Association
  • Emiliano Tornese, Division of Financial Stability, European Commission
  • Andreas Dombret, Member of the Executive Board, Deutsche Bundesbank
  • Barbara Novick, Vice Chairman, BlackRock
  • Sylvie Matherat, Chief Regulatory Officer and Member of the Management Board, Deutsche Bank AG
  • Tom Harrington, Chief Information Security Officer, Citigroup, Inc.
  • Chiara Zilioli, Director General, Legal Services, European Central Bank
  • Kay Swinburne, MEP, Member of Economic and Monetary Affairs

 

2016 Europe – US Symposium Agenda and Final Report
2016 Europe – US Symposium Participant List

April 15 – 18, 2015 • Eltville, Germany

 

The thirteenth annual Europe-U.S. Symposium was held at the Deutsche Bundesbank Conference Centre in Eltville, Germany from Wednesday, April 15, through Saturday, April 18, 2015.

 

Topics
  • Total Loss Absorbing Capacity (TLAC) and Cross Border Resolution
  • Capital markets reform in the U.S. and EU
  • Regulation and supervision for U.S. and EU banks
  • The effect of Quantitative Easing on capital markets

 

Keynote Speakers
  • Daniel Gallagher, Commissioner, U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (Opening Remarks)
  • Johannes Beermann, Member of the Executive Board, Deutsche Bundesbank
  • Ignazio Angeloni, Member of the Supervisory Board, European Central Bank (Remarks)
  • David Wright, Secretary General, IOSCO
  • Sylvie Matherat, Global Head of Government & Regulatory Affairs, Deutsche Bank
  • Hal Scott, Nomura Professor and Director, Program on International Finacial Systems at Harvard Law School (Remarks)
2015 Europe – US Symposium Agenda and Final Report
2015 Europe – US Symposium Participant List

March 27 – 29, 2014 • Armonk, New York

 

The twelfth annual Europe-US Symposium was held at the Renaissance Westchester Hotel in Armonk, New York from Friday, March 27, through Sunday, March 29, 2014.

 

Topics
  • SIFI design: setting the scene for insurance companies, asset management firms and other non-financial industries
  • The Too Big To Fail Doctrine: assessing developments for Bank Structural Reforms, Recovery and Resolution Procedures, subsidiarization and localization
  • Bringing coherence to Transatlantic rule making. Which Way Forward?
  • Different tools or different rules? Assessing the Consistency of EU derivatives and trading rules with Dodd-Frank

 

Keynote Speakers
  • Andreas Dombret, Member of the Executive Board, Deutsche Bundesbank
  • Yves Mersch, Member of the Executive Board, European Central Bank
  • Barbara Novick, Vice Chairman, BlackRock
  • Daniel Tarullo, Governor, U.S. Federal Reserve Board
  • Brian Leach, Head of Franchise Risk and Strategy, Citi

 

2014 Europe – US Symposium Agenda and Final Report
2014 Europe – US Symposium Participant List

March 21 – 23, 2013 • Ruschlikon, Switzerland

 

The eleventh annual Europe-U.S. Symposium was held at the Swiss Re Centre for Global Dialogue in Ruschlikon, Switzerland from Friday, March 21, through Sunday, March 23, 2013.

 

Topics
  • The New Financial Paradigm, Volcker, Vickers and Liikanen: implications for business models, supervision and stability
  • Reciprocity and extraterritoriality in post-crisis rules and its Impact on Trans-Atlantic Financial markets
  • The Role of Long-term Investors and long term investment instruments in economic growth

 

Keynote Speakers
  • Daniel Gallagher, Commissioner, U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission
  • Karl Soukup, Acting Director for Economic Service and Structural Reforms, Directorate-General for Economic and Financial Affairs,European Commission
  • Jean-Pierre Danthine, Vice Chairman, Swiss National Bank
  • Hermann Geiger, Group General Counsel, Group Management Board Member, Swiss Re
  • Peter Praet, Member of the Executive Board, European Central Bank
  • Susan Baker, U.S. Treasury Financial Attache for Europe, U.S. Department of Treasury
2013 Europe – US Symposium Agenda and Final Report
2013 Europe – US Symposium Participant  List

March 22 – 24, 2012 • Armonk, New York

 

The tenth annual Europe-U.S. Symposium was held at the Weill Conference Center in Armonk, New York from Friday, March 22 through Sunday, March 24, 2012.

 

Topics
  • Macroprudential Supervision Including Bank Capital
  • Comparison of Derivatives Regulation in the EU and the U.S.

 

Keynote Speakers
  • Antonio de Lecea, Minister, Economic and Financial Affairs Delegation of the European Union to the U.S.
  • William Dudley, President and Chief Executive Officer, Federal Reserve Bank of New York
  • Vitor Constâncio, Vice President, European Central Bank
  • Marisa Lago, Assistant Secretary for International Markets and Development, U.S. Department of Treasury
  • Lewis B. Kaden, Vice Chairman, Citi
2012 Europe – US Symposium Agenda and Final Report
2012 Europe – US Symposium Participant List

March 24 – 26, 2011 • Hampshire, England

 

The ninth annual Europe-U.S. Symposium was held at The Four Seasons Hotel in Hampshire, England from Friday, March 24 through Sunday, March, 26, 2011.

 

Topics
  • Bridging the U.S and Europe on Derivatives and Securitization
  • Cross Border Resolution of Bank Failures
  • Regulation of Non-Bank Financial Institutions

 

Keynote Speakers
  • Nadia Calviño, Deputy Director General, DG Internal Markets and Services, European Commission
  • Sheila Bair, Chairman, U.S. Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC)
  • Mark Hoban, Financial Secretary, HM Treasury
  • Sir David Wright, Vice Chairman, Barclays Capital
  • Peter Fisher, Senior Managing Director and Head of Fixed Income, BlackRock, Inc.
2011 Europe – US Symposium Agenda and Final Report
2011 Europe – US Symposium Participant List

March 18 – 20, 2010 • Armonk, New York

 

The eighth annual Europe-U.S. Symposium was held at the Weill Conference Center in Armonk, New York from Friday, March 18 through Sunday, March 20, 2010.

 

Topics
  • Managing Risk Post-Financial Crisis
  • Implications of Capital Markets Reforms on Both Sides of the Atlantic
  • Crisis Resolution Procedures: Are We Ready for the Next Crisis?

 

Keynote Speakers
  • Lew Kaden, Vice Chairman, Citi
  • Malcolm Knight, Vice Chairman, Deutsche Bank
  • Martin Merlin, Head of Unit G1, Financial Services Policy, Directorate General for the Internal Market and Services, European Commission
  • Daniel Tarullo, Governor, U.S. Federal Reserve Board
2010 Europe – US Symposium Agenda and Final Report
2010 Europe – US Symposium Participant List

March 26 – 29, 2009 • Turin, Italy

 

The seventh annual Europe-U.S. Symposium was held at the UniManagement Executive Learning Center in Turin, Italy from Friday, March 26, through Sunday, March 29, 2009.

 

Topics
  • Global Impact of National Bailouts
  • Crisis Management and Resolution: What is the Respective Role of the Central Bank and the National Treasuries?
  • Failures and Challenges of Risk Management in the Financial Sector

 

Keynote Speakers
  • Roel Campos, Partner in Charge of Washington Office, Cooley Godward Kronish LLP
  • Jörgen Holmquist, Director General of DG Internal Market and Services, European Commission
  • Michel Prada, Former Chairman, Autorité des Marchés Financiers (AMF)
  • Alessandro Profumo, Chief Executive Officer, UniCredit
2009 Europe – US Symposium Agenda and Final Report
2009 Europe-US Symposium Participant List

April 3 – 5, 2008 • Armonk, New York

The sixth annual Europe-U.S. Symposium was held at the Weill Conference Center in Armonk, New York from Friday, April 3, through Sunday, April 5, 2008.

 

Topics
  • Global Financial Stability: New Regulatory Approaches and Principles
  • New Principles for Regulation of International Financial Transactions (Selective Recognition, EU Model)
  • Global Financial Stability Revisited: The Impact and Control of the Liquidity and Credit Crises

 

Keynote Speakers
  • Lorenzo Bini Smaghi, Member of the Executive Board, European Central Bank
  • Kathleen L. Casey, Commissioner, U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission
  • Pierre Delsaux, Director, European Commission
  • Michael Klein, Chairman, Citi Institutional Clients Group and Vice Chairman, Citibank International plc
Europe – US 2008 Symposium Agenda and Final Report
2008 Europe – US Symposium Participant List

March 29 – 31, 2007 • Louveciennes, France

 

The fifth annual Europe-U.S. Symposium was held at the BNP Paribas Training Centre in Louveciennes, France from Friday, March 29, through Sunday, March 31, 2007.

 

Topics
  • Issuance of Securities: Corporate Governance and Liability Regimes in the EU and the U.S.
  • Trading of Securities: Market Regulation and Structure
  • Derivative Markets, Alternative Products, and Financial Stability Monitoring

 

Keynote Speakers
  • Sir Win Bischoff, Chairman, Citigroup Europe
  • C. Boyden Gray, Ambassador of the United States, European Union
  • Jörgen Holmquist, Director-General for the Internal Market and Services, European Commission
  • Michel Pébereau, Chairman of the Board of Directors, BNP Paribas
2007 Europe – US Symposium Agenda and Final Report
2007 Europe – US Symposium Participant List

March 10 – 12, 2006 • Armonk, New York

 

The fourth annual Europe-U.S. Symposium was held at Citigroup’s Executive Planning Center in Armonk, New York from Friday, March 10, through Sunday, March 12, 2006.

 

Topics
  • Regulatory Convergence in Transatlantic Capital Markets
  • Current Issues Affecting the Regulation and Operation of the Asset Management Industry in the EU and the U.S.
  • Supervision of Cross-Border Activity of Banks and Insurance Companies

 

Keynote Speakers
  • Roel Campos, Commissioner, U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission
  • Andrew Crockett, President, JPMorgan Chase International
  • Jonathan Evans, Member of the European Parliament
  • David Wright, Director for Financial Services Policy and Financial Markets, European Commission
2006 Europe – US Symposium Agenda and Final Report
2006 Europe – US Symposium Participant List

April 22 – 24, 2005 • Eltville, Germany

 

The third annual Europe-U.S. Symposium took place at the Bundesbank Training Center in Eltville, Germany from Friday, April 22, through Sunday, April 24, 2005.

 

Topics
  • Basel II: The Implementation of Basel II
  • International Financial Reporting Standards: The Use of U.S. GAAP in the EU and the Use of IFRS in the U.S.
  • Market Structure: Trans-Atlantic Trading of Securities

 

Keynote Speakers
  • Suzanne Nora Johnson, Vice Chairman, Goldman Sachs
  • Philippe Lagayette, General Manager, Chairman of the Management Committee, JPMorgan Paris
  • Randal K. Quarles, Assistant Secretary for International Affairs, U.S. Department of the Treasury
  • Jürgen Stark, Vice President, Deutsche Bundesbank
  • Gertrude Tumpel-Gugerell, Member of the Executive Board, European Central Bank

 

2005 Europe – US Symposium Agenda and Final Report
2005 Europe – US Symposium Participant List

November 14 – 16, 2003 • Armonk, New York

 

The second Europe-U.S. Symposium was held at the Executive Planning Center of Citigroup in Armonk, New York from Friday, November 14, through Sunday, November 16, 2003.

 

Topics
  • (Dis)harmonization of Regulation
  • Management of the U.S.-EU Financial Relationship
  • Causes of the Breach Over Financial Issues: The Iraq War, the Bubble Burst, and Other Forces

 

Keynote Speakers
  • Roel Campos, Commissioner, U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission
  • Randal K. Quarles, Assistant Secretary for International Affairs, U.S. Department of the Treasury
  • Alexander Schaub, Director-General, Internal Market, European Commission

 

2003 Europe – US Symposium Agenda and Final Report
2003 Europe – US Symposium Participant List

February 27 – March 1, 2002 • Rüschlikon, Switzerland

 

The first Europe-U.S. Symposium was held at the Swiss Re’s Centre for Global Dialogue in Ruschlikon, Switzerland from Friday, February 27, through March 1, 2002.

 

Topics
  • Pension Reform
  • International Disclosure Standards
  • Fighting Economic Crimes Against the International Financial System

 

Keynote Speakers
  • Susan S. Bies, Board Member, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System
  • Andrew Crockett, General Manager, Bank for International Settlements
  • Philippe Maystadt, President and Chairman, Board of Directors, European Investment Bank
2002 Europe – US Symposium Agenda and Final Report
2002 Europe – US Symposium Participant List