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Institutions and the global financial system - James Freis (Deutsche Börse)

Institutions and the global financial system - James Freis (Deutsche Börse)

James Freis, Chief Compliance Officer and Managing Director for the Deutsche Börse Group, outlines the challenges and future of international payment systems, discusses how financial sanctions are applied and their enforcemenet, and addresses the implications of extraterritorial power as a foreing policy tool.

Interview by Christy Petit, Florence School of Banking & Finance.
Recorded on 25 April 2019, European University Institute, Florence, Italy.

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The challenges for Europe's financial infrastructure - Nicolas Véron (Bruegel, PIIE)

The challenges for Europe's financial infrastructure - Nicolas Véron (Bruegel, PIIE)

Nicolas Véron, Senior fellow at Bruegel and at the Peterson Institute for International Economics, highlights the challenges posed by policy, governance, and technology for financial infrastructure, in the context of increased extraterritorial pressures.

Interview by Christy Petit, Florence School of Banking & Finance.
Recorded on 25 April 2019, European University Institute, Florence, Italy.

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The Legal Aspects of Collective Action Clauses - Anna Gelpern (Georgetown University)

The Legal Aspects of Collective Action Clauses - Anna Gelpern (Georgetown University)

Anna Gelpern, Professor of Law at Georgetown and nonresident senior fellow at the Peterson Institute for International Economics, discusses the role of CACs in sovereign debt restructuring, their legal implications and the possible future scenarios.

Interview by Jan Trevisan, Florence School of Banking & Finance.
Recorded on 25 April 2019, European University Institute, Florence, Italy.

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The Anatomy of Sovereing Debt Restructuring - Jeromin Zettelmeyer (PIIE)

The Anatomy of Sovereing Debt Restructuring - Jeromin Zettelmeyer (PIIE)

Jeromin Zettelmeyer, Senior Fellow at the Peterson Institute of International Economics, discusses the process of a sovereing debt resturcturing in the light of the recent euro-area debt crisis and the case of Greece in 2012.

Interview by Jan Trevisan, Florence School of Banking & Finance.
Recorded on 24 April 2019, European University Institute, Florence, Italy.

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Sovereign Fragility - Lee Buchheit

Sovereign Fragility - Lee Buchheit

Lee Buchheit, Honorary Professor at the University of Edinburgh, describes and comments on the possible scenarios that may arise when sovereign debts become unsustainable.

Recorded on 25 April 2019, European University Institute, Florence, Italy.

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Stress testing: identifying risks and estimating losses - Til Schuermann (Oliver Wyman)

Stress testing: identifying risks and estimating losses - Til Schuermann (Oliver Wyman)

Til Schuermann, partner at Oliver Wyman and Co-Head of Risk and Public Policy practice for the Americas, discusses how to design stress testing scenarios, how to properly identify the risk and vulnerabilities, and how to estimate losses.

Interview by Jan Trevisan, Florence School of Banking & Finance.
Recorded on 10 April 2019, European University Institute, Florence, Italy.

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The Perspective of Bank Supervisors on NPLs - Oleg Shmeljov (European Banking Authority)

The Perspective of Bank Supervisors on NPLs - Oleg Shmeljov (European Banking Authority)

Oleg Shmeljov, Senior Policy Expert at the Department of Banking Markets, Innovations and Consumers at the European Banking Authority (EBA), discusses the evolution of supervisory policies to tackle NPLs, addressing the recent initiatives and the role of the EBA.

Interview by Christy Petit, Florence School of Banking & Finance.
Recorded on 3 April 2019, European University Institute, Florence, Italy.

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The European Policy Response Towards NPLs - Markus Aspegren (European Commission)

The European Policy Response Towards NPLs - Markus Aspegren (European Commission)

Markus Aspegren, Economist at the European Commission (Directorate General for Financial Stability, Financial Services and Capital Markets Union) provides an overview of the European policy response towards non-performing loans, discussing Asset Management Companies in the framework of the EU legal framework and the Commission's NPL package.

Interview by Christy Petit, Florence School of Banking & Finance.
Recorded on 2 April 2019, European University Institute, Florence, Italy.

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Stress Testing and Bank Supervision - Mario Quagliariello (European Banking Authority)

Stress Testing and Bank Supervision - Mario Quagliariello (European Banking Authority)

Mario Quagliariello, Director of Economic Analysis and Statistics at the European Banking Authority, outlines the core characteristics of the EU-wide stress test and their supervisory implications.

Interview by Jan Trevisan, Florence School of Banking & Finance.
Recorded on 9 April 2019, European University Institute, Florence, Italy.

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Dealing with NPLs in practice - Laurence Bogni-Bartholmé (Lowell Group)

Dealing with NPLs in practice - Laurence Bogni-Bartholmé (Lowell Group)

Laurence Bogni-Bartholmé, Chief Risk Officer at Lowell Group, discusses the current scenario for debt managment activities in Europe, including real estate NPL stocks, and the recent regulatory initiatives.

Interview by Jan Trevisan, Florence School of Banking & Finance.
Recorded on 2 April 2019, European University Institute, Florence, Italy.

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Non-Performing Exposures: Management and Supervision - Andrea Resti (Bocconi University)

Non-Performing Exposures: Management and Supervision - Andrea Resti (Bocconi University)

Andrea Resti, Professor at Bocconi University in Milan, discusses the current situation of non-performing loans in Europe, explaining the management approach by banking professionals and highlighting the supervisory implications.

Interview by Jan Trevisan, Florence School of Banking & Finance.
Recorded on 3 April 2019, European University Institute, Florence, Italy.

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Credit Cycles and the Macroeconomy - Moritz Schularick (University of Bonn)

Credit Cycles and the Macroeconomy - Moritz Schularick (University of Bonn)

Moritz Schularick, Professor of Economics and Economic History at the University of Bonn, discusses the role of leverage and asset prices for macroeconomic outcomes, focusing on the housing market, crises and macroprudential policy.

Interview by Jan Trevisan, Florence School of Banking & Finance.
Recorded on 20 March 2019, European University Institute, Florence, Italy.

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The Journey Towards Making Banks Resolvable - An assessment by Elke König (SRB)

The Journey Towards Making Banks Resolvable - An assessment by Elke König (SRB)

In a high-profile lecture in Florence, Dr. Elke König (Chair of the Single Resolution Board)talks about the EU framework for resolution, explains how the SRB conceives and works on resolvability, and provides an assessment on the state of play and next steps.

Recording of the lecture held on 22 March 2019 in Florence, Italy.

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Risks and Regulation of Securitisation - William Perraudin (Risk Control Limited)

Risks and Regulation of Securitisation - William Perraudin (Risk Control Limited)

William Perraudin, Director of Risk Control Limited and Adjunct Professor at Imperial College Business School, discusses the securitisation market, its risk characteristics and the regulatory frameworks.

Interview by Jan Trevisan, Florence School of Banking & Finance.
Recorded on 20 February 2019, European University Institute, Florence, Italy.

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Private banks and Anti-Money Laundering - Oliver Hainke (Deutsche Bank)

Private banks and Anti-Money Laundering - Oliver Hainke (Deutsche Bank)

Oliver Hainke, Global Head of Anti Financial Crime at Deutsche Bank, provides the perspective of private banks towards anti-money laundering, discussing in particular how it impacts on the overall risk management activities and on the banks’ business models, and finally addressing also the impact of regulations.

Interview by Jan Trevisan, Florence School of Banking & Finance.
Recorded on 30 January 2019, European University Institute, Florence, Italy.

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The relevance of Anti-Money Laundering for financial actors - Andrea Federico (Oliver Wyman)

The relevance of Anti-Money Laundering for financial actors - Andrea Federico (Oliver Wyman)

Andrea Federico, Partner at Oliver Wyman, explains why today it is crucial to analyse the topic of anti-money laundering, for financial institutions in the private and public sector.

Interview by Jan Trevisan, Florence School of Banking & Finance.
Recorded on 30 January 2019, European University Institute, Florence, Italy.

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The Present and Future of Anti-Money Laundering - Anthony Charrie (Oliver Wyman)

The Present and Future of Anti-Money Laundering - Anthony Charrie (Oliver Wyman)

Anthony Charrie, Principal in Oliver Wyman’s Public Policy practice, discusses what can be learned from the recent money laundering cases, the evolution of AML supervision, and the future trends.

Interview by Jan Trevisan, Florence School of Banking & Finance.
Recorded on 29 January 2019, European University Institute, Florence, Italy.

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Resolution and State Aid - Seraina Grünewald (University of Zürich)

Resolution and State Aid - Seraina Grünewald (University of Zürich)

Seraina Grünewald, Assistant professor for financial market law at the Institute of Law of the University of Zürich, discusses the new resolution framework and the legal background underpinning state aid and failing banks.

Interview by Jan Trevisan, Florence School of Banking & Finance.
Recorded on 23 November 2018, European University Institute, Florence, Italy

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Bank Resolution Planning - Tobias Tröger (Goethe University, Frankfurt)

Bank Resolution Planning - Tobias Tröger (Goethe University, Frankfurt)

Tobias Tröger, Professor of Civil Law, Commercial and Business Law, and Legal Theory at Goethe University, Frankfurt, discusses the goals of resolution planning, and how it is conducted in practice.

Interview by Jan Trevisan, Florence School of Banking & Finance.
Recorded on 22 November 2018, European University Institute, Florence, Italy

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The Evolution of European Financial Architecture - Stefano Cappiello (FBF)

The Evolution of European Financial Architecture - Stefano Cappiello (FBF)

Stefano Cappiello, Deputy Director of the Florence School of Banking and Finance, discusses the evolution of the European Financial Architecture.

Interview by Jan Trevisan, Florence School of Banking & Finance.
Recorded on 6 December 2018, European University Institute, Florence, Italy

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The Legacy of the Financial Crisis - Patrick Honohan (former Governor, Central Bank of Ireland)

The Legacy of the Financial Crisis - Patrick Honohan (former Governor, Central Bank of Ireland)

Patrick Honohan, former Governor of the Central Bank of Ireland, discusses the legacy of the financial crisis and the different experiences in Iceland and Ireland.

Interview by Jan Trevisan, Florence School of Banking & Finance.
Recorded on 11 November 2018, European University Institute, Florence, Italy

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The Process of Sovereign Debt Restructuring - Lee Buchheit (Part 2)

The Process of Sovereign Debt Restructuring - Lee Buchheit (Part 2)

Lecture by Lee C. Buchheit (Clearly Gottlieb Steel & Hamilton LLP). Recorded at the training course 'Managing and Understanding Sovereign Debt Risks and Restructuring' by the Florence School of Banking and Finance.
Florence, 24 April 2018

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The Process of Sovereign Debt Restructuring - Lee Buchheit (Part 1)

The Process of Sovereign Debt Restructuring - Lee Buchheit (Part 1)

Lecture by Lee C. Buchheit (Clearly Gottlieb Steel & Hamilton LLP). Recorded at the training course 'Managing and Understanding Sovereign Debt Risks and Restructuring' by the Florence School of Banking and Finance/
Florence, 24 April 2018

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Hot topics in Banking and Finance - Steffen Kern (ESMA)

Hot topics in Banking and Finance - Steffen Kern (ESMA)

Steffen Kern, chief economist and head of financial stability at EUs Financial Market Supervisory authority ESMA, talks about the latest hot topics in Banking and Finance.

Interview by Annika Zorn, Florence School of Banking & Finance.
Recorded on 8 June 2015, European University Institute, Florence, Italy

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How to study economic processes? - Fabio Canova (EUI)

How to study economic processes? - Fabio Canova (EUI)

Fabio Canova, Pierre Werner Chair of the Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies at EUI speaks about how to study economic processes in the context of the technical workshop 'Time Varying Coefficient Models for the Study of Monetary Policy'.

Interview by Annika Zorn, Florence School of Banking & Finance.
Recorded on 17th April 2015, European University Institute, Florence, Italy

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