Corporate Governance and Banking Union in a transatlantic perspective
Monday, 17th December 2012
National Bank of Belgium, Brussels

A free all-day conference under the auspices of the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and the European Commission, organised by the European Corporate Governance Institute and the Columbia Law School. The organisers are most grateful for the support of the National Bank of Belgium and for the sponsorship of the 2012 conference by PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC).

Programme | Presentations and speeches | Video recording | List of attendees | Background reading | Background to the Dialogue

Background reading
Some documents that participants might find useful to read by way of background to the issues to be be discussed at the conference
High-level Expert Group on reforming the structure of the EU banking sector Chaired by Erkki Liikanen FINAL REPORT Brussels, 2 October 2012
COMMUNICATION FROM THE COMMISSION TO THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT AND THE COUNCIL A Roadmap towards a Banking Union European Commission COM(2012) 510 final 12.9.2012
Banking Union: A Federal Model for the European Union with Prompt Corrective Action by Jacopo Carmassi, ASSONIME, Carmine Di Noia, ASSONIME and Stefano Micossi, Associazione italiana delle società per azioni CEPS Policy Brief, No. 282, 18 September 2012
Why bank governance is different by Marco Becht, Patrick Bolton and Ailsa Roell Oxford Review of Economic Policy, Volume 27, Number 3, 2012, pp. 437–463
Towards a genuine Economic and Monetary Union Report by Herman Van Rompuy, President of the European Council in close collaboration with: José Manuel Barroso, President of the European Commission, Jean-Claude Juncker, President of the Eurogroup, and Mario Draghi, President of the European Central Bank 5 December 2012
Resolving Globally Active, Systemically Important, Financial Institutions A joint paper by the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation and the Bank of England 10 December 2012
COMMUNICATION FROM THE COMMISSION TO THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT, THE COUNCIL, THE EUROPEAN ECONOMIC AND SOCIAL COMMITTEE AND THE COMMITTEE OF THE REGIONS Action Plan: European company law and corporate governance - a modern legal framework for more engaged shareholders and sustainable companies COM(2012) 740/2 12 December 2012
Council agrees position on bank supervision Press Release issued by the Council of the European Union 12 December 2012
Bull by the Horns: Fighting to Save Main Street from Wall Street and Wall Street from Itself by Sheila Bair, Simon & Schuster published 25 September 2012