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Department of Finance
London School of Economics & Political Science
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FMG Events

With six core seminar series, numerous high-profile conferences, public lectures and specialised workshops, the FMG is the focal point of the School’s research communication with the business, policy-making and academic finance communities. To see all forthcoming events, view the full FMG events calendar.

Next FMG events:


9 May: London Financial Regulation Seminar

Paul Fisher

5.45 - 7.15pm, room OLD 3.21, LSE. Drinks will be served afterwards

The London Financial Regulation seminar series gratefully acknowledges financial support from the AXA Research Fund.


11 May: Capital Markets Workshop
(open to FMG members or by invitation only)

Josh Lerner (Harvard)

4 - 5:30pm, room OLD 3.21, LSE


16 May - CCP Regulation and Supervision Conference

Speakers: Simon Gleeson (Clifford Chance), Andrew Gracie (Bank of England), Ulrich Karl (HSBC), David Murphy (Bank of England)

The purpose of this mini-conference is to hear specialists discuss the state of play in the fast-developing area of CCP regulation. It will cover the legal frameworks governing CCPs in different jurisdictions, risk management by CCP’s including the “loss waterfall”, risk management of CCP’s by their counterparties, stress testing of CCPs, supervision of CCPs, international coordination, and CCP resolution.

This event is free, but pre-registration is required - register here.

Jonathan Hill


The Single EU Capital Market: progress and challenges

Jonathan Hill, European Commissioner for Financial Stability, Financial Services and Capital Markets Union

The development of a single capital market in Europe is one of the major undertakings of the Juncker Commission. Several important initiatives are already underway, for example new prospectus legislation. When complete, the single capital market will enhance Europe's innovation and high-tech industries. This event is free and open to all. Entry is on a first come, first served basis.

17:30 - 18:30,  Sheikh Zayed Theatre, New Academic Building, LSE


To see all forthcoming events, view the full FMG events calendar.