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Mobilising equity finance for Europe’s recapitalisation challenge

At this event we will discuss what sources of equity finance can help Europe emerge from the recession.

Date: February 9, 2021, 2:00 pm Topic: Finance & Financial Regulation

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Bruegel · Mobilising equity finance for Europe’s recapitalisation challenge

As Europe emerges from its deep recession, the need to replenish the equity base of enterprises will become very clear. In this panel discussion we set out to explore the different sources of equity finance that could help meet this challenge, and how Europe’s capital markets union could foster more access to finance. We examined the potential of established private fund managers, and also new models of equity finance by public promotional banks and commercial banks.

Schedule

Feb 9, 2021

14:00-15:15

Conversation

Chair: Alexander Lehmann, Non-resident fellow

James Chew, Group Head, Regulatory Strategy, HSBC

Katja Langenbucher, Professor, House of Finance, Goethe-University, Frankfurt

Thomas Wieser, Non-resident fellow

Laurent Zylberberg, Chairman of the European Long-Term Investors Association (ELTI) and Senior Executive Vice-President in charge of Public, International and European Affairs, Caisse des Depots Group

Speakers

Alexander Lehmann

Non-resident fellow

Thomas Wieser

Non-resident fellow

Laurent Zylberberg

Chairman of the European Long-Term Investors Association (ELTI) and Senior Executive Vice-President in charge of Public, International and European Affairs, Caisse des Depots Group

James Chew

Group Head, Regulatory Strategy, HSBC

Katja Langenbucher

Professor, House of Finance, Goethe-University, Frankfurt

Location & Contact

Matilda Sevon

[email protected]

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