Shaping Global Financial Reform: A Symposium for Private and Public Sector Leaders
An event summary
On April 23, 2009, in Washington, D.C., the Bretton Woods Committee, Deloitte, and the Morin Center for Banking and Financial Law at Boston University hosted a symposium, “Shaping Global Financial Reform.” The symposium provided a forum for leading officials and senior practitioners to discuss issues surrounding reforms in regulation of financial services globally and in the United States.
Through interactive dialogue, central bankers, regulatory agency heads and senior executives from leading banking institutions discussed the issues and challenges surrounding domestic and international regulatory reform.
Paul A. Volcker, Chairman of the White House Economic Recovery Advisory Board, and Sheila C. Bair, Chairman of the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, were the keynotes at the Symposium.
Program Speakers and Panelists
- Paul A. Volcker, Chairman, White House Economic Recovery Advisory Board; Former Chairman of the Board of Governors, Federal Reserve System
- Sheila C. Bair, Chairman, Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation
- Guillermo Ortiz Martinez, Governor, Banco de Mexico; Chairman, Bank for International Settlements Board of Directors
- Andrew Crockett, President, JP Morgan Chase International; Former Head of Bank of International Settlements
- Charles H. Dallara, Managing Director, The Institute of International Finance, Inc.
- John Dugan, Comptroller of the Currency, Office of the Comptroller of the Currency
- Jacob A. Frenkel, Chairman and CEO the Group of Thirty; Former Governor of the Bank of Israel
- Jerry Hawke, Partner, Arnold & Porter; Former Comptroller of the Currency
- Robert Kelly, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Bank of New York Mellon
- Jim Leach, Professor, Woodrow Wilson School, Princeton University; Former Chairman, House Financial Services and International Affairs Committees
- Carolyn B. Maloney, Chair, Joint Economic Committee, U.S. House of Representatives
- Richard H. Neiman, Superintendent of Banks for the State of New York
- Gary H. Stern, President, Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis
- Richard Whiting, Executive Director and Chief Counsel, Financial Services Roundtable
A graphic artist participated in the program throughout the day, recording the interactive session through visual representation. The visual representation diagrams from each discussion topic are available to download below.
System Stability and Confidence
Reforming International Financial Architecture
Restructuring and Reforming U.S. Regulatory Agencies and Responsibilities
New Policies and/or Policy Enhancements for Assuring Financial Stability
International Financial Architecture: Where Have We Been, and Where Do We Need to Go?
Deloitte Financial Services - @ Regulatory Newsletter
Integrated Compliance and Risk Management: Rethinking the approach
Risk Management in the Age of Structured Products: Lessons learned for improving risk intelligence
G30 Study - The Structure of Financial Supervision: Approaches and challenges in a global marketplace, October 2008
G30 Study - Financial Reform: A Framework for Financial Stability, January 2009