Public Events 2015

MiFID II - Die europäischen Durchführungsrechtsakte

Lecture event organised by the House of Finance of Liechtenstein University in cooperation with the URPP Financial Market Regulation 

Date:      Tuesday, 25 December 2015
Time:     1.30-6.00 p.m., reception following the event
Venue:    Auditorium at Liechtenstein University
                Fürst-Franz-Josef Strasse
                FL- 9490 Vaduz 

For further informationen please see the invitation. 

Invitation (PDF, 858 KB)

21st Forum Financial Market Regulation of 3 December 2015

The event has been cancelled.

Dr. iur. Rastko Vrbaski, Attorney-at-Law, Swiss Financial Market Supervisory Authority FINMA, is going to deliver a speech on the subject of

"Asset Deal und Bankenkonkurs"

For further Information please see the invitation. 

Invitation (PDF, 238 KB)

Past events:

20th Forum Financial Market Regulation of 19 November 2015

Prof. Dr. Matthias Lehmann from the Institute for International Private Law and Comparative Law at the University of Bonn delivered a speech on the subject of

Wer sollte über Prospekthaftungsansprüche entscheiden, und nach welchem Recht? – Koordinationsprobleme zwischen der Schweiz und der EU nach dem EuGH-Urteil „Kolassa" 

For further Information please see the invitation.

Invitation (PDF, 258 KB)

Presentation (PDF, 331 KB)

Financial Markets, Speculation and Regulation in the Early Modern Age and in the Modern Age - Discourses, Narratives, Strategies

Conference on Legal History organised by Prof. Dr. Andreas Thier and Dr. iur. Carsten Fischer in cooperation with the URPP Financial Market Regulation.

Date:          Thursday/Friday, 8/9 October 2015

For further information please see the invitation.  

Invitation (PDF, 1247 KB)

19th Forum Financial Market Regulation of 7 October 2015

Dr. Oliver Wünsch advises the IMF and its member states on strategies for financial crises management. As a member of the „Troika“ representing the IMF, he was responsible for the measures taken to rescue the banking system in Cyprus. Dr. Wünsch delivered a speech on the subject of 

"5 Jahre Eurokrise - Ein Erfahrungsbericht" 

For further Information please see the invitation.

Invitation (PDF, 269 KB)

We kindly inform you that no documents can be published following the event.  

18th Forum Financial Market Regulation of 16 September 2015

Event cancelled 

Prof. Dr. Peter O. Mülbert, professor for civil law, commercial law, and banking law at Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz, Fellow of the Gutenberg Research College and Director of the Center for German and International Law of Financial Services, will deliver a speech on the subject of

"Anlageberatung mit Beratungsprotokoll - Verbesserungen, Risiken und Nebenwirkungen"

For further Information please see the invitation.

Invitation

17th Forum Financial Market Regulation of 25 June 2015

Prof. Dr. Steven L. Schwarcz, Stanley A. Star Professor of Law and Business at Duke University in Durham (NC, USA), gave a speech on the subject of

"The Public Governance Duty" 

The talk was held in English.

For further nformationen please see the invitation.  

Invitation (PDF, 251 KB)

Misalignement - Corporate Risk-Taking and Public Duty (PDF, 339 KB)

16th Forum Financial Market Regulation of 18 June 2015

Dr. iur. Benedikt Maurenbrecher, Attorney-at-Law, MBA, gave a speech on the subject of

"Ausgewählte rechtliche Aspekte von Negativzinsen"

The discussion session was opened with a statement by Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Ernst, Professor of Roman and Civil Law at Zurich University.

For further information please see the invitation. 

Invitation (PDF, 247 KB)

Presentation (PDF, 603 KB)

3rd Annual Conference of the University Research Priority Project (URPP) Financial Market Regulation of 1 and 2 June 2015

Subject:     "International Aspects of Financial Regulation: Competition vs.
                     Coordination"

Venue:       University of Zurich, Institute of Law, Rämistrasse 74,
                    8001 Zürich, Room RAI-G-041

The event was held in English. 

For further information please see the invitation.

Invitation (PDF, 2056 KB)

Conference Proceedings (PDF, 115 KB)

Conference materials
Kern Alexander
Douglas W. Arner
Franca Contratto 
Richard S. Grossmann 
Mathias Hoffmann 
Joel Houston 
Markus Schmidt
Bent E. Sørensen
Andreas Thier 
Rolf H. Weber 

15th Forum Financial Market Regulation of 28 May 2015

Dr. iur. Peter von Hall, Attorney-at-Law, Swiss Financial Market Supervisory Authority FINMA, delivered a speech on the subject of   

"Ein Insolvenzregime für Finanzmarktinfrastrukturen" 

For further information please see the invitation. 

Invitation (PDF, 231 KB)

Presentation (PDF, 237 KB)

Speech at the occasion of the 10th anniversary of the esisuisse   20 May 2015

At the annual meeting of the esisuisse, Prof. Dr. Rolf Sethe gave a speech on the subject of

"Einlagensicherung und Anlegerentschädigung als Faktoren des Marktzugangs zur EU" 

Presentation (PDF, 397 KB)

14th Forum Financial Market Regulation of 2 April 2015

Prof. Dr. Judit Temesvary, Assistant Professor at Hamilton College and Visiting Scholar at Cornell University, Ithaca (NY, USA) gave a speech on the subject of

"The Role of Regulatory Arbitrage in U.S. Banks’ International Lending Flows"   

The talk was held in English.

Invitation (PDF, 245 KB)

Presentation (PDF, 188 KB)

13th Forum Financial Market Regulation of 17 March 2015

Dr. iur. Urs Zulauf, responsible for client tax policy at Credit Suisse, will gave a speech on the topic 

"Finanzdienstleistungsabkommen mit der EU - Traum, Hoffnung oder Alptraum?"

Presentation (PDF, 3405 KB)

Invitation (PDF, 243 KB)

"NGOs versus Regulators" - One day conference on 26 February 2015

The University of Zurich (Institute of Banking and Finance, URPP Financial Market Regulation, University Center for Quantitative Finance and Sustainability) and ETH Zurich (Center of Economic Research) jointly organize a one day conference. This conference will examine the relative roles of NGOs and Regulators regarding environmental and financial hazards.

The conference was held in English.

Further informationen / Programme (PDF, 78 KB)

12th Forum Financial Market Regulation of 25 February 2015 

MSc Remo Stössel, scientific assistent and PhD student at the Department of Banking and Finance at the University of Zurich, will give a speech on the topic

"Risikokommunikation in Basisinformationsblättern (KIID / KID)"

Presentation (PDF, 637 KB)

Invitation (PDF, 245 KB)

Sixièmes journées franco-suisses de droit bancaire of 20 February 2015

Topic: L' évolution de l' organisation bancaire et financière

Venue:    Main Building of the University of Zurich, Rämistrasse 71, 8006 Zurich 
                 Room KOL-E-21

Time:      2:10 - about 5:30 p.m.

For further information please see the programme. 

Programme (PDF, 49 KB)