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Hosted by Assonime, Barclays and Kreab, and this year for the first time welcoming Managed Funds Association as a co-host and curator of the lunch session, the 14th Annual European Financial Services Conference brought together hundreds of senior bankers and financial policymakers to discuss issues affecting European and global financial markets.


We are currently at the initial stage of planning for the 2017 edition of this event. Further details will be available here very shortly. In the meantime, if you are interested in becoming involved in next year's conference, please contact Charlene Selmer: / +44 (0) 2920 783 071. 



Post-conference materials:


Executive Summary: 


Download the executive summary for the event here. A full conference report will be distributed to attending delegates shortly.


Keynote Presentations:


To download the presentations of the keynote speakers, please click on the respective links below:


Jes Staley, Group Chief Executive, Barclays 

Gottfried Leibbrandt, CEO, Swift


To watch a video of the opening keynote presentation of European Commission Vice-President Jyrki Katainen, please click here



Event Photos:


A selection of event day photos is now available to view here


Speakers include

Jyrki  Katainen

Jyrki Katainen

Vice President for Jobs, Growth, Investment and Competitiveness

European Commission

Jes  Staley

Jes Staley

Group Chief Executive


Anthony L.  Gardner

Anthony L. Gardner

United States Ambassador to the European Union

Sylvie Goulard

Sylvie Goulard

Member, Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs

European Parliament

John Berrigan

John Berrigan

Deputy Director General

DG FISMA, European Commission

Lorenzo Bini Smaghi

Lorenzo Bini Smaghi


Société Générale

Carmine  Di Noia

Carmine Di Noia



José María  Roldán

José María Roldán

Chairman and CEO

Spanish Banking Association

Jean-Pierre Pinatton

Jean-Pierre Pinatton

Chair of the Supervisory Board

Oddo & Cie

 Further information


Sessions focused on:

  • Strategic goals and tactical realities of the EU's Capital Markets Union
  • Assessing the strengths and weaknesses of regulatory reform to date
  • The EU and the global environment - This VIP session was hosted by the Managed Funds Association


For further information on the event, or to find out more on how you can become involved in future editions, please contact Charlene Selmer on  / +44 (0) 2920 783 071.



Tuesday 24 May, 2016
08.30 to 15.00




ING Auditorium

Rue du Trone 1

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