Set up in December 2018 to examine how to address these failings, a CEPS-ECMI Task Force brought together a broadly balanced working group of industry experts, academia, EU institutions and national authorities for research and discussions over a period of 6 months.
The Report stresses the need for political support at the highest level if CMU is to achieve its objectives. It recommends focusing action on the core bond and equity markets, and on promoting theparticipation of individuals in capital markets while introducing a set of indicators to measure progress towards more market-based finance.
Welcome and introductory remarks
Stefano Micossi DG Assonime, President Luiss SEP School of European Political Economy
Karel Lannoo CEO CEPS, General Manager ECMI
Rebranding capital markets union. A market finance action plan
Coordinator: Marcello Messori Director Luiss SEP School of European Political Economy
Reza Moghadam Vice Chairman of Sovereigns & Official Institutions - Global Capital Markets, Morgan Stanley
Erik Nielsen Chief Economist Unicredit Group
Alessandro Rivera DG of the Treasury
Federico Signorini Vice DG Bank of Italy