A panel discussion among Members of the European Parliament, the European
banks about how to successfully implement the last elements of the
international Basel III reforms into the EU regulatory framework.
In the implementation of this package of reforms, which is designed for
internationally active banks, it is crucial that EU-special features will be
considered, including those which are already enshrined in the banking
regulation. Otherwise the ability of Europe’s diversified banking sector to
provide finance to the real economy and to foster economic growth could be
This will be a hybrid event taking place at ESBG's premises in Brussels and online. Those
attending the physical event are kindly invited to share a networking drink
after the panel.
15.45 Registration 16.00 Welcome by Peter Simon, ESBG Managing Director 16.10 Panel discussion 'The impact of Basel III implementation on the EU economy'
MEP Markus Ferber (EPP) ECON Coordinator for the EPP Group (European Parliament)
MEP Jonás Fernández (S&D) ECON Coordinator for the S&D Group (European Parliament) Almorò Rubin de Cervin Head of Banking Regulation and Supervision (DG FISMA, European Commission) Johanna Orth
Head of Group Regulatory Affairs at Swedbank and Chair of the ESBG Task Force on Basel IV
17.10 Q&A session 17.30 Networking drinks 18.30 End