Green economy  |  Events  |  04.11.2013

Making banks work for us: a discussion on Banking Reform

The economic crisis has exposed the banking sector as under-regulated and badly failing to meet the real needs of society, economic or social. London's Green MEP, Jean Lambert, call for a topical discussion about how we can make the banks and the financial system work for us all.

DATE: Monday 4 November 2013, 18.30-20.30
VENUE: 78 Bishopsgate, London EC2N 4AG
LANGUAGE
English

The economic crisis across Europe has not spared the banking sector. Right now it seems that the system is badly failing to meet the real needs of society, economic or social, so what can be done to invert this trend at the European level?

London's Green MEP Jean Lambert is organising a a topical discussion to examine how to make the banks and the financial system work better for us. Ms Lambert will chair the debate, which will also feature Douglas Flint, Group Chairman of HSBC Holdings and Phillippe Lamberts, MEP and Banking spokesperson for the Greens in the European Parliament.

Although the event is free and open to the public, places are limited, so participants are asked to register to secure a place.

The event will be followed by a drinks reception.