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PROGRAMME

European Financial Infrastructure in the Face of New Challenges


25 APRIL 2019

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09.15 - 10.15 Registration

Registration and welcome coffee.

10.15 - 10.20 Welcoming remarks

Welcome by Elena Carletti, Bocconi University, BAFFI CAREFIN and Florence School of Banking and Finance.

10.20 - 12.00 Session 1 - Extra-Territoriality and Financial Infrastructure

Chair and moderator: Elena Carletti, Bocconi University, BAFFI CAREFIN and Florence School of Banking and Finance

Speakers:

  • James Freis, Deutsche Börse
  • Peter Grasmann, European Commission
  • Klaus Löber, European Central Bank
  • Nicolas Véron, Peterson Institute for International Economics

12.00 - 13.00 Keynote speech

Chair and moderator: Richard Portes, London Business School

Speaker:
  • Lee Buchheit, Honorary Professor, University of Edinburgh

13.00 - 14.30 Lunch break

Lunch break at the conference premises.

14.30 - 16.00 Session 2 - Collective Action Clauses and Sovereign Debt Restructuring Frameworks

Chair and moderator: Mitu Gulati, Duke University

Speakers:

  • Aitor Erce, European Stability Mechanism
  • Giampaolo Galli, Observatory on the Italian Public Accounts, Catholic University of Milan
  • Anna Gelpern, Peterson Institute for International Economics
  • Yannis Manuelides, Allen & Overy LLP

16.00 - 16.30 Coffee break

Coffee break at the conference premises.

16.30 - 18.00 Session 3 - Towards a European Safe Asset?

Chair and moderator: Jeromin Zettelmeyer, Peterson Institute for International Economics

Speakers:

  • Gabriele Giudice, European Commission
  • Daniel Gros, CEPS
  • Michala Marcussen, Sociéte Générale
  • Marco Pagano, University of Naples Federico II

18.00 - 18.15 Closing remarks

Closing remarks

18.15 - 21.30 Reception and Dinner at Villa Schifanoia

Dinner speaker: Vítor Constâncio, Former Vice President of the ECB, President of the Council of the Lisbon School of Economics & Management, University of Lisbon