nr. 10 - December 2016

  • nr. 10 - December 2016

    At the end of 2013, the government approved a new banking law, which undoubtedly can be considered as a milestone in the history of the Belgian financial landscape. Three years after the coming into effect of this law, the time has come for a first assessment. Annemie Rombouts (Vice-President FSMA), Jo Swyngedouw (Head of Prudential Policy and Financial Stability Division NBB), Saskia Mermans (Chairwoman of the ‘Instituut voor bedrijfsjuristen’ and General Counsel KBC), Jean Cattaruzza (Chairman of the Febelfin Legal Committee and Head Legal Department ING Belgium) and Tom Boedts (General Counsel and Director Legal and Risk Related Affairs Febelfin) take part in this interesting debate on the banking law, the purpose of regulation and the Brussels Financial Centre.  

  • nr. 10 - December 2016

    The European cause has been going through rough times all through 2016, due among other things to the weak economic growth, the migration crisis and the political crisis which culminated in the Brexit. However, that does not mean that regulation has come to a standstill.

  • nr. 10 - December 2016

    At the end of October 2016, Febelfin Academy celebrated its 10th anniversary. Also this year, the financial sector training institute has been doing its best to live up to its motto “Learning: key for evolution”!