2012


December 12, 2012
The borderless world of financial regulation. A round-table on the global array of bodies directing their attention at banks, with Michael Taylor (FSB) and Simon Gleeson (Clifford Chance).

December 11, 2012
Brussels for Breakfast (84). A breakfast round-table discussion on European regulatory issues, with Graham Bishop (grahambishop.com) and Hans Hack (FTI Consulting).

December 11, 2012
The Future of Computer Trading in Financial Markets. A CSFI round-table discussion of the BIS report with Philip Bond (Bristol University), Michael Lovatt (Accenture), Remco Lenterman (IMC) and  Jean-Pierre Zigrand (LSE).

December 4, 2012
Shock therapy for the compliance industry: A round-table discussion on the long arm of the law, with David Bermingham, Belinda Doshi (Nabarro) and Stephan Geering (Citi).

December 3, 2012
A transatlantic obsession with the housing market: it took us into the crisis, can it help get us out? A round-table with Jeff Foster, (ex-US Treasury), Paul Smee (CML) and Andrew Baddeley-Chappell (Nationwide).

November 29, 2012
A CSFI New York breakfast discussion with Mark Boleat (City of London Corporation), John Walsh (McKinsey & Co) and John Heimann.

November 27, 2012
Financial education and the young: does it make a difference and does it matter? A CSFI round-table discussion with Lily Lapenna (MyBnk), Rod McKee (ifs) Celia Allaby (pfeg), Steve Stillwell (Money Advice Service) and Sarah Porretta (Lloyds).

November 26, 2012
London's position as a financial centre. A CSFI round-table discussion with Michael Mainelli (Z/Yen) and Silvia Pavoni (FT).

November 26, 2012
Europe’s post-trade space: A dinner discussion on Europe’s fragmented market infrastructure and what market players can do to fix it, with Peter Norman and David Myers.

November 21, 2012
A CSFI round-table discussion on liquidity regulation, with Brooke Masters (FT), Charles Goodhart (LSE), Patricia Jackson (E&Y), Craig Goldband (Barclays) and Mark Sinclair (HSBC).

November 20, 2012
Brussels for Breakfast (83).  A breakfast round-table discussion on European regulatory issues, with Graham Bishop (grahambishop.com) and Nickolas Reinhardt (Afore Consulting).

November 13, 2012
Whistleblowing and financial services. A CSFI round-table discussion with Carol Sergeant, Cathy James (Public Concert at Work), Geraldine Proudler (Olswang LLP) and Stephen Norton (The Law Debenture Trust).

November 12, 2012
“How much does the European Union cost Britain?”. A round-table discussion with Tim Congdon and Vicky Pryce (FTI Consulting).

November 12, 2012
Governing Council dinner.

November 7, 2012
The role of fiduciary duty in delivering better corporate governance – and better returns for savers. A round-table discussion with John Kay and Peter Montagnon (FRC).

October 31, 2012
CSFI recommends... Sporting Legends Gala Dinner, an evening with Aggers. Special price of £50 per person if you mention the CSFI when booking. Click here for more information and booking instructions.

October 29, 2012
A CSFI round-table discussion on Islamic Finance, with Daud Vicary Abdullah (The Global University of Islamic Finance), Humayon Dar (Edbiz Consulting) and Arshadur Rahman (FSA).

October 23, 2012
Cyber threats to financial services. A round-table discussion with David Nordell (New Global Markets), Michael Mainelli (Z/Yen) and Dave Clemente (Chatham House).

October 22, 2012
A Citi/DfID/CSFI Development Fellowship Working Group-3 planning round-table.

October 18, 2012
Brussels for Breakfast (82).  A breakfast round-table discussion on European regulatory issues, with Graham Bishop (grahambishop.com) and Rory Chisholm (RLM Finsbury/FIPRA).

October 18, 2012
CSFI recommended event: TheCityUK Northern Ireland Panel and Networking Reception. Click here for more information. This event is free for CSFI members on a first-come, firest-served basis. Please email research@csfi.org if you wish to attend.

October 17, 2012
CSFI recommended event: Microinsurance: Helping poor people to deal with the big risks in their life and livelihoods. With Mosleh Ahmed (CEO of Microinsurance Research Centre, UK) & Dr Phyllis SantaMaria (Founder Director, Microfinance Without Borders).

October 12, 2012
CSFI recommended event: ACCA UK Financial Services Network event on ‘Shadow Banking – can it help with recovery’. Click here for more information, including how to register.

October 9, 2012
A Citi DFID CSFI Development Fellowship round-table discussion on Microinsurance – Working Group 2, with Sam Mendelson (CSFI Fellow), Richard Leftley (Microinsure) and Graham Wright (MicroSave).

October 9, 2012
CSFI Young Economists' Group: A dinner discussion with Luke Johnson (Risk Capital Partners).

October 3, 2012
Combining Safety, Efficiency and Competition in Europe’s Post-Trade Market. A round-table discussion with the author and DTCC-CSFI Post-Trade Fellow, Peter Norman, Patrick Pearson (European Commission) and Jacques Lafitte (Avisa)

October 2, 2012
Combining Safety, Efficiency and Competition in Europe’s Post-Trade Market. A round-table discussion on the new CSFI report, with the author (and DTCC/CSFI Post-Trade Fellow), Peter Norman, Andy Haldane (Bank of England) and Kathleen Tyson-Quah (Granularity Ltd).

September 27, 2012
Greekonomics: The Euro Crisis and why Politicians Don't Get It. A CSFI round-table discussion with the author, Vicky Pryce (FTI Consulting).

September 20, 2012
Brussels for Breakfast (81).  A breakfast round-table discussion on European regulatory issues, with Graham Bishop (grahambishop.com) and Jacques Lafitte (Aviva).

September 20, 2012
Cloud financial services. A CSFI round-table discussion with Dave Birch (Consult Hyperion), Francesco Burelli (Value Partners) and and Thomas Davies (Seedrs).

September 19, 2012
Current and future challenges in privacy compliance for the financial services industry. A round-table discussion with Belinda Doshi (Nabarro), Vivienne Artz (Citi),  Alfredo Della Monica (American Express).

September 19, 2012
CSFI Young Economists' Group: A dinner discussion with Jon Moulton (Better Capital).

September 17, 2012
Development Impact Bonds. A CSFI round-table discussion with Owen Barder (Center for Global Development in Europe), Toby Eccles (Social Finance) and Chris Egerton-Warburton (Lion’s Head Global Partners).

September 13, 2012
Europe as the new Japan? A CSFI round-table discussion Jamie Dannhauser (Lombard Street Research), Gabriel Stein (OMFIF), Raoul Ruparel (Open Europe), Erik Britton (Fathom Consulting) and James Mackintosh (Financial Times).

September 11, 2012
The experience of Iceland: lessons for the Eurozone. A round-table discussion with Jon Danielsson (LSE), Gylfi Zoega (Birbeck College) and Paul Rawkins (Fitch).

July 17, 2012
Young Economists Group: A dinner discussion with Jonathan Portes (NIESR).

July 16, 2012
A (rapid response) round-table on LIBOR – past, present and future. A round-table discussion with Robin Monro-Davies, John Plender (FT), Hugo Dixon (Thomson Reuters), David Greene (Edwin Coe) and Professor Alan Riley (City University).

July 12, 2012
Brussels for Breakfast (80). A breakfast round-table discussion on European regulatory issues, with Graham Bishop (grahambishop.com) and Dr Ignazio Angeloni (ECB).

July 12, 2012
Solvency II and Securitisation. A round-table discussion with Atanasios Mitropoulos and Clara Hughes (Fitch) and Eugene Dimitriou (RBC).

July 11, 2012
“Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac: Turning the American Dream into a Nightmare” A round-table discussion on the sorry story of the US GSEs, with Oonagh McDonald and Michael Coogan (Deloitte).

July 11, 2012
Seeds of Change: Emerging sources of non-bank funding for Britain's SMEs. The launch of a new CSFI report with the author, Andy Davis and Tim Breedon (Legal&General).

July 9, 2012
A DTCC/CSFI Post-Trade Fellowship round-table with Edwin Schooling Latter (Bank of England), Richard Perrott (Berenberg Bank), Richard Berliand (Deutsche Börse AG) and Diana Chan (EuroCCP).

July 3, 2012
CSFI Development Fellowship: Setting the agenda for Working Group 2. A round-table discussion with Sam Mendelson (Citi/DfID CSFI Fellow).

June 26, 2012
World Banking and Finance Summit: 26-27 June 2012. An event organised and hosted by OMFIF. Click here to complete an interactive registration/order form. Alternatively, click here for more information.  

June 21, 2012
Brussels for breakfast (79): A breakfast round-table discussion on European regulatory issues, with Graham Bishop (grahambishop.com) and David Reed (Kreab Gavin Anderson).

June 20, 2012
A meeting of the CSFI advisory Council, with John Plender.

June 18, 2012
A CSFI round-table discussion on remuneration with Deborah Hargreaves, Jon Terry (PwC) and Randal Tajer (Nomura).

June 14, 2012
Credit unions in Church of England parishes. A round-table discussion with the Bishop of Durham, Justin Welby, Jonathan Ruffer (Ruffer & Co) and Mark Lyonette (ABCUL).

June 12, 2012
A CITI/DfID/CSFI Development Fellowship round-table discussion with Sam Mendelson (CSFI), Rosalind Copasorow, Sukhwinder Arora (Oxford Policy Management), Sarah Livingstone (Maxwell Stamp)

June 7, 2012
A DTCC/CSFI Post-Trade Fellowship round-table discussion (in Zurich) with Urs Wieland (Six Securities), Mark Estaugh (DTCC/EuroCCP) and Reto Stutz (UBS).

May 29, 2012
MiFID II. A CSFI round-table discussion with Richard Heffner and Dick Frase (Dechert), Graham Bishop (grahambishop.com) and Guy Sears (IMA)

May 23, 2012
The row over income inequality: A round-table discussion on the ‘hot button’ issue of widening income disparities in the UK, with Professor John Hills (LSE), Angus Hanton (Intergenerational Foundation), Alistair Alexander (OccupyLondon) and Vicki Baars (NUS).

May 21, 2012
Behavioural Investment Management. A CSFI round-table discussion with the authors, Arnaud de Servigny (Deutsche) and Greg Davies (Barclays).

May 16, 2012
Microfinance and private equity: Broadening the investor base: A round-table discussion with Jack Lowe (Azure Partners), Clive Moody (DFE Partners), Pieter van Groos (NOA Holdings) and Yasemin Saltuk (JP Morgan Social Finance).

May 16, 2012
Young Economists group: A dinner discussion with Rachel Lomax.

May 15, 2012
Brussels for breakfast (78): A breakfast round-table discussion on European regulatory issues, with Graham Bishop (grahambishop.com) and Conor Foley (Hume Brophy).

May 15, 2012
Are Central Bank balance sheets too big? A round-table discussion with Prof. Charles Goodhart (LSE), Tim Congdon (International Monetary Research) and David Marsh (OMFIF).

May 9, 2012
A CSFI New York round-table discussion with Martin Wolf (FT).

May 9, 2012
Corporate Governance. A round-table discussion with Annie Pye (University of Exeter Business School), Tony Manwaring (Tomorrow’s Company), David Potter and Peter Montagnon (FRC).

May 3, 2012
Buy Side Clearing: what must be done to make it work? A CSFI DTCC round-table discussion with Juan Landazabal (Fidelity), Paul Swann (ICE Clear Europe), Tom Springbett (FSA) and Brian Oliver (JP Morgan).

May 2, 2012
London as an RMB trading hub. A round-table discussion with Creon Butler (HMT), Paul Gooding (HSBC), Liu Li-Gang (ANZ Banking Group) and Simon Longden (Standard Chartered).

April 25, 2012
The Mortgage Market Review. A CSFI round-table discussion with Paul Smee (CML), Sheila Nicoll (FSA),Andrew Baddeley-Chappell (Nationwide) and Bill Gray (Santander).

April 25, 2012
SWIFT Business Forum London: Collaborating for success in the new financial landscape. 

April 24, 2012
Brussels for Breakfast (77). A breakfast discussion of EU regulatory issues, with Graham Bishop (grahambishop.com) and Nikolas Reinhardt (Fleishman-Hillard).

April 23, 2012
A CSFI round-table discussion on NEST, with Tim Jones (NEST), Ros Altmann (SAGA), Trevor Matthews (Aviva), and Morten Nilsson (NOW Pensions).

April 18, 2012
Getting asset managers worried about climate change: A round-table discussion on accountability among institutional investors, with Julian Poulter (Asset Owners Disclosure Project), Alice Chapple (Forum for the Future) and Lord Monckton of Brenchley.

April 10, 2012
A CSFI New York round-table discussion with a City of London delegation: Stewart Fraser, Mark Boleat and Andre Villeneuve.

March 29, 2012
International capital flows. A CSFI round-table discussion with Peter Chowla (The Bretton Woods Project), Anne Richards (Aberdeen Asset Management and Glenn Hoggarth (Bank of England).

March 21, 2012
A CSFI round-table discussion on credit default swaps with Guy America (JP Morgan), Richard Metcalfe (ISDA) and Andrew Douglas (DTCC).

March 20, 2012
A CSFI DTCC Post-trade fellowship on collateral issues. A round-table discussion with Manmohan Singh (IMF), Godfried de Vidts (ICAP) and Andrew Howat (LCH.Clearnet).

March 19, 2012
A CSFI round-table discussion with Richard Fisher, President, FRB Dallas.

March 15, 2012
The Kay Review of UK Equity Markets and Long-Term Decision Making. A round-table discussion with John Kay.

March 14, 2012
Brussels for Breakfast (76). A breakfast discussion of EU regulatory issues, with Graham Bishop (grahambishop.com) and Nicolas Véron (Bruegel).

March 12, 2012
A round-table discussion on Italy with Tony Barber (FT),  Davide Serra (Algebris Investments), Rodolfo Diotallevi (Nomura), Francesco Burelli (Value Partners) and Davide Ferrara (CSC).

March 8, 2012
Banking Banana Skins 2012: A round-table to discuss the results of the CSFI’s latest banking risk survey with Douglas Flint (HSBC), David Rule (FSA), Steve Davies (PwC), and David Lascelles (CSFI).

March 5, 2012
The politics and economics of climate change. A round-table discussion with Lord Giddens , Piers Corbyn (WeatherAction), Horst Feuerstein (Live Energies) and Dr Benny Peiser (The Global Warming Policy Foundation).

February 23, 2012
Europe's crisis and its impact on the trans-Atlanticfinancial services sector. A CSFI New York dinner for Europe and discussion with David Harley (former European Parliament Secretary-General) and Nat Copsey (Aston Centre for Europe).

February 22, 2012
Finance for small and mid-size quoted companies. A round-table discussion with Tim Ward (QCA), Mark Smith (Quercus Books) and Tom Shaw (Speechly Bircham).

February 21, 2012
Brussels for Breakfast (75). A breakfast discussion of EU regulatory issues, with Graham Bishop (grahambishop.com) and Louise Harvey (FTI Consulting).

February 21, 2012
A CSFI VISA Fellowship round-table.

February 20, 2012
A dinner discussion with Kay Swinburne (MEP for Wales).

February 13, 2012
Young(ish) economists group: A dinner discussion with Sir Richard Lambert.

February 8, 2012
A CSFI DTCC Post-trade Fellowship round-table discussion (in Paris) with Verena Ross (ESMA), Joël Mérère (Euroclear and ECSDA), and Florence Fontan (BNP Paribas Securities Services).

February 7, 2012
A dinner discussion on European issues, with Jonathan Faull (Director-General, Internal Market and Services).

February 2, 2012
Roads to ruin. A round-table discussion of with two of the authors, Chris Parsons and Alan Punter (Cass Business School), John Hurrel (Airmic) and Roger Barker (IoD).

January 31, 2012
Paper Promises: Money, Debt and the New World Order. A round-table discussion with the author, Philip Coggan and Dylan Grice (Societe Generale).

January 31, 2012
A CSFI DTCC Post-trade Fellowship dinner discussion with Paul Tucker (Bank of England).

January 26, 2012
Developing a financial sector “vision” for identity. A CSFI VISA Fellowship round-table with Richard Martin (UK Payments Council), Sarah Greasley (IBM) and Nicky Hickman (InglisJane).

January 26, 2012
Dinner with/for Minos Zombanakis.

January 24, 2012
CSFI Governing Council dinner.

January 23, 2012
Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA). A round-table discussion with Phil West (Steptoe and Johnson) and Dave Hartnett (Permanent Secretary for Tax at HMRC).

January 18, 2012
Credit ratings, due diligence and reform of the credit markets. A round-table discussion with Jules Kroll.

January 17, 2012
A CSFI dinner discussion with the Lord McFall of Alcluith.

January 12, 2012
Brussels for Breakfast (74). A breakfast discussion of EU regulatory issues, with Graham Bishop (grahambishop.com) and David Thomas (Market News International).

January 9, 2012
The launch of the Academic Expert Directory with the City of London, Stuart Fraser (City of London) and Lionel Barber (FT).

January 9, 2012
What to do if a country leaves the euro. A round-table discussion with James Sproule (Accenture), Gabriel Stein (Lombard Street), Nick Firoozye (Nomura) and and Deborah Zandstra (Clifford Chance).