Round Table on Single Supervision and Cross-border Banking

When:14 März 2016
, 11:00
 - 13:30
Where:Room E. 22, House of Finance

The Single Supervisory Mechanism (SSM) is the first pillar of the European Banking Union. The Round Table will examine the design of the SSM, the major issues concerning its implementation, and the main future challenges ahead. The discussion will especially focus on how far the SSM is an effective enabler of cross border banking and the single European banking market.



11:00 - 11:10

Greetings: Jan Pieter Krahnen (Professor of Finance, Goethe University, and Director of SAFE), Giorgio Barba Navaretti (Professor of Economics, University of Milan, and Chief Editor of European Economy - Banks Regulation and the Real Sector)


Introduction: Giacomo Calzolari (Professor of Economics, University of Bologna, and Editor of European Economy - Banks Regulation and the Real Sector) on "The state of the debate and the key open questions"


Round Table, chaired by Alessandro Merli (Il Sole 24 Ore)

  • Ignazio Angeloni (Member of the Supervisory Board of the Single Supervisory Mechanism)
  • Thorsten Beck (Professor of Banking and Finance, Cass Business School, London)
  • Andreas Dombret (Member of the Executive Board, Deutsche Bundesbank)
  • Howard Davies (Professor of Practice, Sciences Po, Royal Bank of Scotland)
  • Guido Ferrarini (Professor of Business Law and Capital Markets Law, University of Genoa)
  • Aurelio Maccario (Head of Group Regulatory Affairs, UniCredit)

12:20 - 13:30 Q&A

The third Issue of European Economy – Banks, Regulation, and the Real Sector, will be launched on this occasion. European Economy is a new online Journal and an internet platform to encourage the debate among academics, institutional representatives and bankers on the current  regulatory framework and its effects on banking activity and the real economy.