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Hearings, Under Rule 193 of the Rules of Procedure, a committee is permitted to organise a hearing with experts, where this is considered essential to its work on a particular subject. Hearings can also be held jointly by two or more committees. Most committees organise regular hearings, as they allow them to hear from experts and hold discussions on the key issues. On this page you will find all the available information relating to committee hearings, including programmes, posters and contributions from speakers.

ECON

Economic and Monetary Affairs

01-04-2014

Public Hearing "The prospects of establishing a debt redemption fund and introducing Eurobills - Presentation of the final draft"

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Presentations

  • common.download.document G. Tumpel-Gugerell, Chair of the Commission Expert Group
  • common.download.document A. Bénassy-Quéré, Professor, Paris School of Economics
  • common.download.document B. Weder di Mauro, Professor of International Macroeconomics, University of Mainz
  • common.download.document G. Bishop, Consultant in European economic and financial affairs
  • common.download.document V.Vihriälä, Director, Economic Research Institute of Finnish Economy
ECON

Economic and Monetary Affairs

18-03-2014

Public Hearing "The Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) and Financial Services Regulation"

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  • common.download.document CVs of speakers
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Presentations

  • common.download.document N.Calvino, Deputy DG MARKT, European Commission
  • common.download.document Prof.C.Brummer, J.D., PhD., Professor of Law, Georgetown University
  • common.download.document T.Philipponnat, Secretary General of Finance Watch
  • common.download.document E.Bowles, Member of the European Commission's TTIP Advisory Group, Regional Head of Corporate and Public Affairs, Europe, Standard Chartered Bank
  • common.download.document K.Lannoo, CEO and Senior Research Fellow at Centre for European Policy Studies (CEPS)
  • common.download.document K.Monahan, Senior Policy Analyst and C.Payne, Senior Economist, Finance with Bloomberg Government
ECON

Economic and Monetary Affairs

05-11-2013

Public Hearing "Successes and failures in crisis countries"

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Presentations

  • common.download.document Compilation of statements - P.Jorion, F.Fernandez, X.Timbeau, G.Saint-Paul
  • common.download.document Fernando Fernandez Mendez de Andes, Professor at IE Business School
ECON

Economic and Monetary Affairs

30-09-2013

Hearing with the Chairpersons of the European Financial Supervisory Authorities - ESMA, EBA and EIOPA

Presentations

  • common.download.document G.Bernardino, Chairman of the European Insurance and Occupational Pensions Authority
  • common.download.document A.Enria, Chairman of the European Banking Authority
  • common.download.document Annex to the Written statement
  • common.download.document S.J.Maijoor, Chairman of the European Securities and Markets Authority
  • common.download.document Annex to the Written statement
ECON

Economic and Monetary Affairs

28-05-2013

Public Hearing on the fight against tax evasion - FATCA as a first step towards international automatic exchange of information

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Presentations

  • common.download.document Robert STACK, Deputy Assistant Secretary for International Tax Affairs, International Tax Counsel, U.S.A Department of the Treasury
  • common.download.document Philip KERMODE, Director, DG TAXUD, European Commission
  • common.download.document Mike LEWIS, Policy adviser at Action Aid, Member of Eurodad
  • common.download.document Marie ROSVALL, President of the Fiscal Committee, European Banking Federation
ECON

Economic and Monetary Affairs

05-11-2012

Exchange of views with Hans Hoogervorst, Chairman of the International Accounting Standards Board (IASB)

Presentation

  • common.download.document Hans Hoogervorst, Chairman of the International Accounting Standards Board (IASB)
ECON

Economic and Monetary Affairs

10-10-2012

Banking supervision and resolution: next steps ?

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Presentations

  • common.download.document Andrea Enria, Chair, European Banking Authority
  • common.download.document Ignazio Angeloni, Director General of Financial Stability, European Central Bank
  • common.download.document Raimund Röseler, Executive Director Banking Supervision, German Federal Financial Supervisory Authority
  • common.download.document René Repasi, University of Heidelberg
  • common.download.document Bo Lundgren, Director General, The Swedish National Debt Office
  • common.download.document Prof Dr. Günter Franke, University of Konstanz
  • common.download.document Christian Clausen, President, European Banking Federation
ECON

Economic and Monetary Affairs

24-09-2012

Public Hearing on Tackling the culture of market manipulation - Global action post Libor/Euribor

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Presentations

  • common.download.document Gary GENSLER, Chairman of the US Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC)
  • common.download.document Michel BARNIER, Commissioner for Internal Market and Services
  • common.download.document Andrew FARRELL, Partner, Head of Commercial Litigation, JMW Solicitors LLP
  • common.download.document Joaquín ALMUNIA, Commissioner for Competition
  • common.download.document Masamichi KONO, Chairman of the International Organisation of Securities Commission (IOSCO) Board
  • common.download.document Daniel L. DOCTOROFF, CEO and President of Bloomberg
  • common.download.document Thierry PHILIPPONNAT, Secretary General of Finance Watch
  • common.download.document Joanna COUND, Head of Government affairs, Blackrock
ECON

Economic and Monetary Affairs

19-09-2012

Hearing with the Chairpersons of the European Financial Supervisory Authorities- ESMA, EBA and EIOPA

Presentations

  • common.download.document S.J.Maijoor, Chairman of the European Securities and Markets Authority
  • common.download.document A.Enria, Chairman of the European Banking Authority
  • common.download.document G.Bernardino, Chairman of the European Insurance and Occupational Pensions Authority
ECON

Economic and Monetary Affairs

25-06-2012

Exchange of views and Economic Dialogue with the President of the Council (ECOFIN) M.Vestager (Danish Minister for Economic Affairs and the Interior)

Presentation

  • common.download.document M.Vestager, President of the Council (ECOFIN), Danish Minister for Economic Affairs and the Interior
 
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Welcome to the Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs (ECON). The Committee is responsible for Economic and monetary Union (EMU), the regulation of financial services, the free movement of capital and payments, taxation and competition policies, and the international financial system.
The 7th legislature was marked by the most serious economic, financial and social crisis of recent times. The ECON Committee played a decisive role in the adoption of legislation responding to the crisis and took on an increased workload of scrutiny and reports. Consequently the Parliament decided to enlarge the Committee from 50 to 61 Members.
Our top priority today is growth and jobs. Stability, the promotion of investment, reform and social cohesion must be mutually reinforcing. ECON will promote a serious debate on this agenda.
I am convinced that we must move now towards a genuine EMU with an effective economic government, accountable to Parliament.
We need to complete key legislation on banking reform, financial crime and promoting investment in long-term growth-related projects.
We also have to ensure that the new regulatory framework is properly implemented and reviewed, and will monitor closely the Commission and the European Supervisory Authorities. A well regulated and functioning capital market is key to growth.
Finally, the Committee will join the efforts to strengthen democratic legitimacy on the basis of the Community method. A deep and genuine EMU must be a democratic EMU. The Committee will therefore strengthen its cooperation with National Parliaments.