Past events

  • Webinar "What is investment banking?"

    Date: 16 December 2014
    Time: 13:00 CET - 13:45 CET

    Finance Watch Webinar "What is investment banking?" by Aline Fares on 16 December 2014 from 1pm to 1.45pm

  • Conference "Banks and Financial Markets: Safe and Long-Term?"

    Date: 4 December 2014
    Time: 09.00 - 17.30
    Venue: Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung, Hiroshimastraße, Berlin

    Finance Watch, German Trade Union Federation (DGB), Federation of German Consumer Organisations (vzbv), World Economy, Ecology & Development (WEED) and Friedrich Ebert Foundation invite to their conference "Banks and Financial Markets: Safe and Long-Term?" on 4 December 2014 in Berlin.

  • Finance Watch event "What finance for what growth?"

    Date: 5 November 2014
    Time: 17:30 - 21:30
    Venue: Stanhope Hotel, Brussels

    Finance Watch hosts a late afternoon panel discussion and buffet reception "What finance for what growth?"

  • Conference "Housing Finance: Property Bubbles or Social & Ecological Resilience?"

    Date: 5 November 2014
    Time: 09:00 - 17:00
    Venue: Bibliothèque Royale de Belgique (Royal Library of Belgium), Boulevard de l'Empereur 4, Mont des Arts, Brussels

    After six years of mainly failed political initiatives and measures to stabilize the situation, Housing Europe teams up with "Finance Watch" and invites all major stakeholders and decision makers in November to Brussels for an international conference. The event aims to explore the paths that may lead the housing finance from the bubble effect to resilience. How can the Euro-Zone Debt Crisis be turned into an Ecological and Social Recovery?

  • Webinar on ECB stress tests

    Date: 24 October 2014
    Time: 13:00 CET - 13:45 CET

    On 26 October 2014, the ECB published its stress test results. To find out more about how the tests work, Finance Watch organised a webinar and Q&A on the ECB’s AQR and Stress Tests, hosted by Paulina Przewoska on 24 October. The recording of this webinar is now online available.

  • Finance Watch Friends’ Day

    Date: 10 July 2014
    Time: 18:00 - 21:00
    Venue: Rue d'Arlon 92, 1040 Brussels

    We would like to welcome all our friends in Brussels to our new offices for a lively presentation of our activities and a meeting with our team. A good opportunity to talk about everything you always wanted to know about finance…

  • Expert Symposium on responsible investment

    Date: 21 May 2014
    Time: 12:00 - 18:00
    Venue: Cavendish Hotel, London

  • Webinar on bank separation

    Date: 24 February 2014
    Time: 13:30 - 14:15

    “Separating banking activities: The missing piece to financial reform” - Webinar with our experts Aline Fares and Benoît Lallemand on 24 February 2014

  • 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"