Competition and regulation in financial markets

The Bank of England and CEPR are holding a conference on Competition and Regulation in Financial Markets.

Event date: 6 February 2017

The conference will support the growing public focus on competition in financial markets and how regulators can respond. 

The agenda for the conference includes:

  • Keynote speeches by Mathias Dewatripont (National Bank of Belgium) and Tommaso Valletti (Chief Economist, DG COMP)
  • A policy panel discussion on competition and regulation featuring Franklin Allen (Imperial College), Thorsten Beck (Cass Business School), John Thanassoulis (Warwick Business School) and Huy Nguyen Trieu (CEO, The Disruptive Group)
  • Presentation of recent papers on competition and regulation from Eva Schliephake (Harvard University), Valeriya Dinger (Osnabrück University) and Giancarlo Spagnolo (SITE-Stockholm School of Economics)

The conference will be held under Chatham House rules.

Organising committee:

Franklin Allen (Imperial College)
Paul Grout (Bank of England and University of Bristol)
Paolo Siciliani (Bank of England)
Michael Straughan (Bank of England)