Events

    Past events

  • Architects

    Conference: 'Five years on - What next for the financial reform agenda?'

    Date: 7 November 2013
    Time: 09:15 - 17:30
    Venue: Square, Mont des Arts 1, Brussels

    Five years after the outburst of the financial crisis, Finance Watch invites you to debate with high-level experts whether the reforms we have seen so far have gone far enough. Can banks and financial markets meet society’s needs in a sustainable way? Can the financial reform process be more democratically accountable? What should be the key policy priorities over the next five years?

  • Special campaign webinars

    Date: 5 November 2013
    Time: 1:00 PM CEST - 1:30 PM CEST

    Two-part special campaign lunchtime webinars with Benoît Lallemand: Part 1: "Why current regulation will not avoid a future crisis" - Part 2: "Simple solutions to make finance serve society"

  • Webinar "Second Finance Watch Anniversary: What have we achieved?”

    Date: 9 July 2013
    Time: 12:15 PM CEST - 13:00 PM CEST

    "Second Finance Watch Anniversary: What have we achieved?” Thierry Philipponnat will answer your questions during our next webinar. Register now!

  • Webinar on Lobbying

    Date: 31 May 2013
    Time: 12:00 - 13:00
    Venue: Online

    Webinar on Lobbying, presented by Joost Mulder, Head of Public Affairs at Finance Watch

  • Film screening: "The secret bank bail-out"

    Date: 25 April 2013
    Time: 19:00 - 21:00
    Venue: Cinema Vendôme, Chaussée de Wavre, Brussels

    Finance Watch and Réseau Financement Alternatif present "The secret bank bail-out" - a film by Harald Schumann Screening and debate 25 April with Harald Schumann

  • Looking toward the future

    Conference: Funding the real economy today and tomorrow

    Date: 23 April 2013
    Time: 09:30 - 17:00
    Venue: Stanhope Hotel, Rue du Commerce 9, Brussels

    How could financial regulation facilitate investment in SMEs now and transform our economic and social infrastructure for the future? Event co-hosted by Finance Watch and Confrontations Europe at the Stanhope Hotel, Brussels.

  • Banking Union invitation

    Expert meeting: The European Banking Union – Way out of the Crisis?

    Date: 21 March 2013
    Time: 10:00 - 17:00
    Venue: Ver.di Headquarters, Paula-Thiede-Ufer 10 (close to Ostbahnhof), Room: Aida

    Finance Watch – together with WEED, Weltwirtschaft, Ökologie & Entwicklung e.V., and ver.di – invites to an expert meeting “The European Banking Union – Way out of the Crisis?” in Berlin.

  • Long Term Investing: What Can the EU Learn from the Kay Review?

    Date: 17 October 2012
    Time: 14:30 - 18:00
    Venue: Stanhope Hotel, Rue du Commerce 9, 1000 Brussels

    How can regulators help financial markets to become less short-term? Finance Watch’s panel of distinguished long-term thinkers gathered to address this question at an afternoon seminar on 17 October 2012.

  • Financial Markets: Serving the Real Economy? Conference 10 Oct 2012

    Date: 10 October 2012
    Time: 9:30 - 18:00
    Venue: Stanhope Hotel, Rue du Commerce 9, 1000 Brussels

    This page contains the conference materials from Finance Watch’s MiFID event on 10 October 2012 assembling a diverse group of senior regulators, reformers and industry representatives to debate some of the more controversial proposals in the legislation.

  • Finance and Society Conference 2012

    Date: 27 March 2012
    Time: 09:00 - 18:00
    Venue: GALERIES, 26 Galeries de la Reine, 1000 Bruxelles

    Finance and Society Conference 2012 organised by Finance Watch on the topic "Addressing fragility and effectiveness of the financial system" Event Materials