The Greens - EFA

How to restructure the EU banking sector?

A Greens/EFA conference

recorded stream Friday 25 May 09:30-13:00

A Greens/EFA conference



PROGRAMME

First panel: Keynote speeches (9h30 - 11h)

Chairman: MEP Philippe LAMBERTS, member of the Committee for Economic and Monetary Affairs of the European Parliament (Greens/EFA group)

9h30: Opening and welcome address by MEP Philippe LAMBERTS

9h35: Introductory remarks by MEP Sharon BOWLES, chair of the Committee for Economic and Monetary Affairs of the European Parliament

9h45 - 10h15: Paul VOLCKER, Advisor to President Barack Obama and former Director of the US Federal Reserve

10h15 - 10h45: Sir John VICKERS, Economist (Oxford University) and Chair of the UK Independent Commission on Banking

10h45 - 11h: Michel BARNIER, Commissioner for Internal Market and Services

Coffee break (11h - 11h30)

Second panel: Debate (11h30 - 13h)

Chairman: MEP Sven GIEGOLD, coordinator for the Greens/EFA on the Committee for Economic and Monetary Affairs of the European Parliament

11h30- 12h: Reactions from civil society, academics and the financial industry

  • Jean-Pierre JOUYET, Chairman of the Autorité des Marchés Financiers (AMF)
  • Thierry PHILIPPONNAT, Secretary General, Finance Watch
  • Eric De KEULENEER, Professor at the Solvay Brussels School of Economics
  • Karl-Peter SCHACKMANN-FALLIS, Executive Member of the Board of the German Savings Banks Association (DSGV)
  • Alejandra KINDELAN, Associate Managing Director and Global Head of Research and Public Policy, Banco Santander
  • James L CHEW, Global Head of Regulatory Policy, HSBC Holdings

12h - 12h50: Debate with Paul VOLCKER and Sir John VICKERS

12h50 - 13h: Political conclusions by MEP Philippe LAMBERTS

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Panel 1 original mp4 [411 MB]
Panel 2 original(en) mp4 [309 MB]

Panel 1 english mp4 [475 MB]

Panel 1 french mp4 [469 MB]
Panel 2 french mp4 [360 MB]