2006


December 13, 2006
Selling the City short: A round-table to discuss Open Europes report on the FSAP, with the author Keith Boyfield (Keith Boyfield Associates).

December 11, 2006
The NAPF: A round-table discussion with the NAPFs new ceo, Joanne Segars.

December 7, 2006
MiFID  An Opportunity for Profit: A round-table discussion on the LogicaCMG report, with the author Graham Bishop (grahambishop.com) and Ian Larkin (LogicaCMG).

December 7, 2006
Brussels for breakfast (23): A breakfast discussion forum on European regulatory issues, with Graham Bishop (grahambishop.com) and Donald Ricketts (Fleishman-Hillard).

November 29, 2006
XBRL: A round-table discussion on the future of this reporting language, with Mike Willis (founding chairman, XBRL International) and Robert Bruce.

November 22, 2006
Pensions trustees and governance: A round-table discussion with Andrew Freeman (McKinsey).

November 20, 2006
The economics of alternative energy: A round-table discussion with Horst Feuerstein (DIW Berlin).

November 17, 2006
Brussels for breakfast (22): A breakfast discussion forum on European regulatory issues, with Graham Bishop (grahambishop.com) and Catherine Stewart (CABINETSTEWART).

November 16, 2006
New Frontiers in Operational Risk: A round-table discussion with Charles Taylor (Risk Management Association).

November 15, 2006
The Committee of European Securities Regulators: A round-table meeting with the CESR's chairman, Mr Docters van Leeuwen.

November 9, 2006
Mobile phones and financial services: A round-table discussion on the different ways mobile phones will influence financial services with Tim Jones, Dave Birch (Consult Hyperion) and Jim Wadsworth (Amdocs).

November 2, 2006
Banking Banana Skins 2006: A CSFI/PricewaterhouseCoopers presentation (in New York) of the 2006 survey with David Lascelles and Henry Kaufman (Henry Kaufman & Co).

October 30, 2006
Systematic Internalisation: A round-table discussion on the future of this new model with David Lawton (FSA), Richard Britton (ICMA) and Anthony Kirby (Accenture).

October 27, 2006
Solvency 2: A round-table discussion on the CEPS Taskforce report, with Rym Ayadi (CEPS), Johan van der Ende (PGGM) and Chris OBrien (Nottingham University Business School).

October 26, 2006
Brussels for breakfast (21): A monthly breakfast discussion on EU issues, with Graham Bishop (grahambishop.com) and George Zavvos (Commission Legal Services).

October 12, 2006
Banking Banana Skins 2006: A round-table discussion on the recent report with its author, David Lascelles, Sir Derek Higgs (Alliance & Leicester), John Tattersall (PwC) and Tom Huertas (FSA).

October 5, 2006
Meeting of the CSFIs Advisory Council: To be chaired by John Plender (FT).

October 4, 2006
MiFID Article IV. Is this maximum harmonisation? A round-table discussion with Timothy Baker (LIBA), Timothy Spangler (BLP), Jane Welch (BIICL) and Simon Morris (Cameron McKenna).

September 26, 2006
The decreasing distinction between onshore and offshore: A round-table discussion with Marcus Killick (Gibraltar Financial Services Commission), Peter Neville (Guernsey Financial Services Commission), Kenneth Baker (British Virgisn Islands Financial Services Commission) and John Aspden (Isle of Man Financial Supervision Commission).

September 21, 2006
Is the end of the road in sight for free personal banking? A round-table discussion with Seymour Fortsecue (BCSB), Derek French (Campaign for Community Banking Services), Doug Taylor (Which?) and Eric Leenders (BBA).

September 20, 2006
Oxford Energys upcoming agenda: A round-table discussion with Christopher Allsopp (Oxford Institute for Energy Studies).

September 14, 2006
Brussels for breakfast (20): A round-table meeting to discuss current legislative developments in Europe .

September 12, 2006
Connected consumers: An example of how disruptive technologies are going to change the financial services sector. A round-table discussion, with Tim Jones, Peter Sidenius (Edgar Dunn & Co) and Tony Foran (Internet Payments).

July 27, 2006
Implications of the Natwest 3  something to worry about? Or just a PR coup? A round-table discussion, with Sir Martin Jacomb (Canary Wharf Group), Peter Burrell (Herbert Smith), and Ron DeKoven (South Square).

July 25, 2006
Risks to UK financial stability: A round-table meeting with Sir John Gieve, the Bank of Englands Deputy Governor for Financial Stability.

July 12, 2006
Financial qualifications: Professional v. academic. A round-table discussion on the relevance of various qualifications to the job market, with Lord Currie (Cass Business School), Charles Prior (BPP), and Sabine Vinck (London Business School).

June 22, 2006
Competition and Choice in the UK Audit Market: A round-table discussion with Paul Boyle (Financial Reporting Council), Dr Gunnar Niels (Oxera) and Jeremy Newman (BDO Stoy Hayward).

June 21, 2006
The rebirth of Equitable Life: A round-table meeting with Charles Thomson, Equitable Lifes ceo.

June 21, 2006
Brussels for breakfast (19): A round-table meeting to discuss current legislative developments in Europe.

June 19, 2006
Financial qualifications: Need to have, nice to have, or not necessary? A round-table discussion with Mary Curnock Cook (QCA), Christopher Stoakes and Gavin Shreeve (IFS).

June 13, 2006
The Importance to the UK Economy of a Successful Financial Sector: A round-table discussion on the recent report for the BBA with the author Christopher Smallwood (Lombard Street Research), and Ian Mullen and Mike McKee (BBA).

June 12, 2006
The architecture of retail payments: A round-table discussion on the single liquidity pool model with Robert Caplehorn (Paypal Europe) and Dave Birch (Consult Hyperion).

May 24, 2006
Brussels for breakfast (18): A round-table meeting to discuss current legislative developments in Europe.

May 23, 2006
Hedge funds: Are the best days now over? A round-table discussion on the challenges facing hedge funds as the industry matures with Crispin Odey (Odey Asset Management), Richard Oldfield (Oldfield Partners) and Andrew Clare (Cass Business School).

May 18, 2006
Euphoria and disequilibrium in the markets: A round-table discussion with Henry Kaufman, John Plender (FT) and Andrew Gowers.

May 16, 2006
Virtual Economies: A round-table discussion with Dave Birch (Consult Hyperion), Richard Bartle (University of Essex) and Aleks Krotoski (University of Surrey).

May 15, 2006
Basel in the US: A round-table discussion with Richard Coffman (Clifford Chance).

May 10, 2006
The Death of the Vertical Silo? The impact on exchanges of clearing and settlement reform: A round-table discussion with the authors, Peter Cox, Hugh Simpson and Lynton Jones (Bourse Consult).

May 9, 2006
Socially Responsible Investment: A round-table discussion to consider whether SRI can balance obligations to beneficiaries/shareholders with an organisations values with Andrew Preston (Aberdeen Asset Management), Neville White (CCLA and CoE) and Richard Murray (Swiss Re).

May 8, 2006
Private Equity (II)  The case for greater or lesser transparency: A round-table discussion with Jon Moulton (Alchemy Partners), Guy Eastman (SVG Capital), Mark OHare (Private Equity Intelligence) and Guy Paisner (Altius Associates).

May 2, 2006
AiM:  A round-table discussion on this massively important new exchange model with Martin Graham (head of AiM), Tom Price (Evolution) and Mark Brown (Arbuthnot).

April 25, 2006
Home Information Packs: A round-table discussion to consider the potential impact of HIPs with Jackie Bennett and Peter Williams (CML), Chris Hall (NAEA) and Andy Knee (LMS).

April 20, 2006
Private Equity (I): A round-table discussion on the impact of private equity on the corporate governance of firms with Richard Sharp (Goldman Sachs), Robin Doumar (Park Square Capital) and Kit Bingham (Financial News).

April 19, 2006
Brussels for Breakfast (17): A round-table meeting to discuss current legislative developments in Europe.

March 28, 2006
The qualifications maze: An overview of the financial qualifications labyrinth with Teresa Sayers (Financial Services Skills Council), Mark Novels (QCA), Brian Scott-Quinn (ICMA Centre) and Julian Le Fanu (UKSIP).

March 22, 2006
Credit Derivatives: A round-table discussion on the future of this financial product with Eraj Shirvani (Credit Suisse), Richard Metcalfe (ISDA) and Hans Patyne (TriOptima).

March 21, 2006
Reinsurance and international financial markets: A round-table discussion on the G30 paper with Geoffrey Bell (Geoffrey Bell & Company), Alistair Clark (Bank of England) and Alan Punter (Aon).

March 15, 2006
Brussels for Breakfast (16): A round-table meeting to discuss current legislative developments in Europe.

March 14, 2006
Media in the City: A round-table discussion with Simon Brocklebank-Fowler (Cubitt) and Andrew Gowers (ex-FT).

March 9, 2006 
The international impact of MiFID: A round-table discussion in New York with Benn Steil (Council on Foreign Relations), Graham OConnell (PwC), Martin Pluves (PA Consulting), Bernadine Reese (KPMG), Andrew Wilson (Accenture), PJ Di Giammarino and Nick ONeill (Clifford Chance).

February 27, 2006
What now for the OFR? A round-table discussion with Mark Goyder (Tomorrows Company), Peter Montagnon (ABI), Seamus Gillen (Glenfern) and Craig Bennett (Friends of the Earth).

February 23, 2006
The Retail Financial Services Forum: A round-table discussion to update on the work of this new committee, with the chairman Richard Lambert (MPC, Bank of England).

February 15, 2006
Brussels for Breakfast (15): A round-table meeting to discuss current legislative developments in Europe.

February 15, 2006
Reconsidering population growth  the economic benefits: A round-table discussion with Peter Lilley MP, Professor David Coleman (Oxford University), Rosamund MacDougall (Optimum Population Trust) and David Nicholson-Lord (New Economics Foundation).

February 7, 2006
Saving capitalism from the capitalists: A round-table discussion on reforming the audit function, fine-tuning remuneration practices etc etc, with Joshua Ronen (New York University), John Plender (Financial Times), Michael Mainelli (Z/Yen), Jonathan Hayward (Independent Audit) and Kathryn Vagneur (Durant).

February 6, 2006
What if? A UK model for compulsory pensions: A round-table discussion on the recent report by the Social Market Foundation, with Mike Wadsworth, Ann Rossiter and Prof. John Hills.

February 2, 2006
Lib Dems and the City: A round-table discussion with Chris Huhne MP.

February 1, 2006
Meeting of the CSFIs Advisory Council: To be chaired by John Plender (FT).

January 25, 2006
Pensions A-day: A round-table discussion with Hyman Wolanski (Alliance Trust Savings), Christine Ross (SG Hambros Bank Trust), John Moret (Suffolk Life) and Jason Butler (Bloomsbury Financial Planning).

January 18, 2006
Brussels for Breakfast (14): A round-table meeting to discuss current legislative developments in Europe.

January 17, 2006
The future of carbon trading: A round-table discussion on how we got here and where next with Neil Eckert (European Climate Exchange), Imtiaz Ahmad (Morgan Stanley), Paul Dawson (Barclays Capital) and Gareth Halstead (E.ON).

January 12, 2006
Dubai as a financial centre? A round-table discussion with Lynton Jones (Dubai International Financial Centre) and Kathleen Tyson-Quah (Granularity Ltd).