An inter-disciplinary and inter-collegiate group of experts specialising in financial regulation will be holding a regular series of seminars, and more occasional conferences, on topics relating to this field.
To help us ensure that all delegates attending the seminar/workshop are able to participate fully, please le us know about any special requirements you have by emailing FMG@lse.ac.uk. Unless otherwise stated meetings take place on Mondays in R405, 4th Floor, Lionel Robbins building at LSE between 5.45pm to 7.15pm. Enter the Library building through the side door on Portugal Street, and take the elevator to the 4th floor, see map. Drinks will be served afterwards. Unless otherwise stated there are no papers available for these events.
Lent Term 2014
20 January 2014: Bill Allen (Cass Business School)
British Monetary Policy in the 1950's
27 January 2014: Vikrant Vig (London Business School)
The Limits of Model Based Regulation
17 February 2014: Emiliano Tornese (European Commission)
A Single resolution mechanism for the Banking Union [PDF of slides]
Emiliano Tornese is an official of the Financial Institutions Division of the European Commission where he is in charge of the Single Resolution Mechanism in the Banking Union. Before he worked in the Securities Markets Division, where he was responsible for the establishment of the ESMA and for the matters related to its Corporate Finance Standing Committee. As Secretary of the European Securities Committee, he coordinated the EU Ministries of Finance in their regulatory capacity for financial services. He is admitted to the Bars in New York and Italy and has practiced in New York, London, Paris and Rome.
24 March 2014: London Financial Regulation Conference (all day event)
The Management and Financing of European Bank Resolution
Revisions to the programme may take place and these will be identified through this website.
The organisers of this seminar series are (in alphabetical order):-
Professor Ray Barrell, Professor of Economics, Brunel University; Professor Charles Goodhart, Programme Director, Regulation and Financial Stability, Financial Markets Group, London School of Economics; Dr Thomas Huertas, Partner, Ernst & Young, Dr Kevin James, Economist, Bank of England, Professor Rosa Maria Lastra, Professor in International Financial and Monetary Law, Centre for Commercial Law Studies, Queen Mary, University of London; and, Professor Geoffrey Wood, Professor of Economics, Faculty of Finance, City University Business School.
The London Financial Regulation seminar series gratefully acknowledges financial support from the AXA Research Fund.