This course is fully booked. To request inclusion in the waiting list, firstname.lastname@example.org
This blended course co-organized by the European Securities Markets Authority, the European Systemic Risk Board and the Florence School of Banking and Finance (European University Institute) will focus on the main aspects of EU investment fund sector, including regulation, supervision, risk identification and mitigation.
This course will equip participants with the fundamental analytical toolbox needed to understand the investment funds sector.
€ 1650: Public Authorities (e.g. National Competent Authorities, Central Banks) and European Institutions
€ 950: Full-Time Professors, PhD Students, Research Associates
Please submit a certificate attesting your status of Professor, PhD Student or Research Associate to email@example.com before registering.
* Seats for academics are limited
* Limited seats per institution
Please note that the payment must be settled before the start of the course.
The fee includes tuition, access to all course materials and pedagogic activities, coffee and lunch breaks and social activities. It does not include travel and accommodation expenses or other local transportation costs (taxis, private cars).
A certificate of attendance will be provided to all participants after the course.
A few fee waivers are available to outstanding candidates applying from, and resident in, low-income and lower-middle-income economies (as set by the World Bank) in the Americas, Africa and Asia.
The deadline for applying for a fee waiver is Monday 29 August 2022.
To apply for a scholarship, send your CV and a cover letter to the course secretariat at firstname.lastname@example.org.
In case you can no longer attend the course, you are required to inform the organisers by sending an email to email@example.com in order to free a seat for participants in the waiting list.
In case of frequent cancellations, FBF reserves the right not to accept further registrations from the same person.
Please notice that the course dinner, and most of the social activities, will take place downtown.
Florence airport is located 8 km from the city centre, approximately 30 minutes by taxi or bus. Taxis can be found outside the arrivals terminal; no reservation is needed. A taxi ride from the airport costs about €20 and takes approximately 25/30 minutes.
A tramway (line T2) connects the airport to the city centre. Trains leave from the airport terminal and take 20 minutes to the main railway station. One-way tickets can be bought from vending machines for €1.50.
Bus tickets are sold outside the railway station, at Autolinee Toscane ticket kiosks and vending machines, tobacconists (tabacchi), newspaper kiosks (edicole), and most cafes (bar). They must be bought before boarding and stamped using the machine on the bus. A ticket costs €1.50 and it is valid for 90 minutes. Bus tickets can be purchased also on board (€ 2.50), but the driver is not obliged to give change.
From the A1 Milano-Napoli (Autostrada del Sole), take the Firenze Sud exit and follow directions to the city centre/Stadio. Follow the directions to the stadium (Stadio), then for Fiesole. San Domenico is on the main road to Fiesole.
The EUI has several free parking areas available all over the Campus, that can be used during the days of the event (not for the night/s).