The Future Framework for European Capital Markets: Law & Finance

The Future Framework for European Capital Markets: Law & Finance

  • 13 - 14 January 2017
  • University of Oxford, Oxford

** Click here to access the summary report from this event **

With plans announced to create a single market for capital within the European Union by 2019, this conference brought together senior scholars and policymakers with the objective of examining the important questions and identifying the cutting edge insights from existing scholarship in the fields of law, economics, and finance. They have also examined potentially fruitful avenues for future research, which is of the greatest relevance to European policymakers as they move forward with the design and implementation of the Capital Markets Union.

The conference, which took place on 13-14 January 2017, was organised by the European Corporate Governance Institute, University of Oxford and Columbia University. The conference report is accessible following this link.

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Information

Address:
Magdalen College, Oxford University, Oxford
Contact:
Elaine McPartlan
European Corporate Governance Institute (ECGI)

Friday 13 January

08:30
- 09:00

Registration and Coffee

09:00
- 09:30

Opening Address - Ugo Bassi

09:30
- 10:30

Panel Discussion: Surveying the Current Landscape

Moderator:
Panelists:
Ugo Bassi
Geoff Fuller
Edward F. Greene
Judith Hardt
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Panel Discussion: Surveying the Current Landscape

Time:
09:30h
- 10:30h

Moderator

Panelists

Ugo Bassi
Geoff Fuller
Edward F. Greene
Judith Hardt
10:30
- 12:20

Session One: Public Equity Market Modernization

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Regulating Public Offerings of Truly New Securities: First Principles

Time:
10:30h
- 11:25h

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Discussants

Conference Documents

11:25
- 12:20

Harmonization of Regulation: Lessons from the European Union

Speakers:
Discussant:
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Harmonization of Regulation: Lessons from the European Union

Time:
11:25h
- 12:20h

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Discussants

Conference Documents

12:20
- 13:20

Lunch

13:20
- 15:10

Session Two: Promoting Entrepreneurial Finance

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Financing Scale-Ups

Time:
13:20h
- 14:15h

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Discussants

Conference Documents

14:15
- 15:10

Crowdfunding in the UK, Germany, and in the EU – Market, Regulation, and Regulatory Challenges

Speakers:
Lars Kloehn
Discussant:
Anita Anand
15:10
- 15:40

Coffee

15:40
- 17:30

Session Three: Fintech – Transcending Borders

15:40
- 16:35

Investor-Driven Financial Innovation

Speakers:
Kate Judge
Discussant:
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Investor-Driven Financial Innovation

Time:
15:40h
- 16:35h

Speakers

Kate Judge

Discussants

Conference Documents

16:35
- 17:35

Law and the Shadow Payment System

Speakers:
Dan Awrey
Discussant:
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Law and the Shadow Payment System

Time:
16:35h
- 17:35h

Speakers

Dan Awrey

Discussants

Conference Documents

Saturday 14 January

08:30
- 09:00

Coffee

09:00
- 10:50

Session Four: Reforming Debt Markets

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A fresh look at securitization transparency

Time:
09:00h
- 09:55h

Speakers

Discussants

09:55
- 10:50

Refinancing Distressed European Firms: Improving Insolvency and Secured Transactions Laws in the EU

Discussant:
Sarah Paterson
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Refinancing Distressed European Firms: Improving Insolvency and Secured Transactions Laws in the EU

Time:
09:55h
- 10:50h

Speakers

Discussants

Sarah Paterson

Conference Documents

10:50
- 11:10

Coffee

11:10
- 13:00

Session Five: The CMU In The Context Of Other Post-Crisis Reforms

11:10
- 12:05

The Irrelevance of Brexit for the European Financial Market

Discussant:
Chris Bates
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The Irrelevance of Brexit for the European Financial Market

Time:
11:10h
- 12:05h

Speakers

Discussants

Chris Bates

Conference Documents

12:05
- 13:10

Investor protection: All-embracing regulation tightens its grip

Speakers:
Veerle Colaert
Discussant:
Christina Skinner
13:00
- 13:20

Sandwich Lunch

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Panel Discussion: Mapping The Way Forward

Time:
13:20h
- 14:30h

Moderator

Fellow Research Member Institutional Member Board Member

Panelists

Dan McNamee

Speakers

Anita Anand
Dan Awrey
Ugo Bassi
Chris Bates
Fellow Research Member Institutional Member Board Member
Veerle Colaert
Geoff Fuller
Edward F. Greene
Judith Hardt
Kate Judge
Lars Kloehn
Matthew Mallow
Dan McNamee
Sarah Paterson
Christina Skinner

Presentations

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Regulating Public Offerings of Truly New Securities: First Principles

Time:
10:30h
- 11:25h

Speakers

Discussants

Conference Documents

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Harmonization of Regulation: Lessons from the European Union

Time:
11:25h
- 12:20h

Speakers

Discussants

Conference Documents

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Financing Scale-Ups

Time:
13:20h
- 14:15h

Speakers

Discussants

Conference Documents

Crowdfunding in the UK, Germany, and in the EU – Market, Regulation, and Regulatory Challenges

Lars Kloehn

Investor-Driven Financial Innovation

Kate Judge
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Investor-Driven Financial Innovation

Time:
15:40h
- 16:35h

Speakers

Kate Judge

Discussants

Conference Documents

Law and the Shadow Payment System

Dan Awrey
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Law and the Shadow Payment System

Time:
16:35h
- 17:35h

Speakers

Dan Awrey

Discussants

Conference Documents

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A fresh look at securitization transparency

Time:
09:00h
- 09:55h

Speakers

Discussants