A podcast that shares the views of high-level leaders and decision makers in the European and global financial services industry.
The reflections of Luxembourg’s Minister of Finance, Pierre Gramegna
In this episode of Shaping Finance we are joined by Luxembourg’s Minister of Finance, Pierre Gramegna. Minister Gramegna reflects on the past year and how the pandemic has impacted European economies. He also shares his views on the upcoming global minim tax and its impact and how the tax d’abbonement is likely to further the growth of both sustainable finance and sustainable business.
The role and importance of EFAMA, the European Fund and Asset Management Association
In this episode of Shaping Finance we are joined by Tanguy van de Werve, Director General EFAMA. We discuss hurdles that still need to be addressed in the area of sustainable finance, the importance of increasing retail investor participation in capital markets and he shares his thoughts on the revised CMU action plan.
Finance & Philanthropy
In this episode of Shaping Finance we are joined by Tonika Hirdman. Tonika is the Director General of the Fondation de Luxembourg, a foundation that facilitates long-term philanthropic engagement. Tonika discusses why people are motivated to engage in philanthropy, the connection to finance and the trends in philanthropy.
In this episode of Shaping Finance we are joined by Lisette van Doorn, Chief Executie ULI Europe. We discuss with Lisette the key trends in todays global real estate market, how these affect investments into real estate and shifts in project financing.
Capital Markets and Brexit – A think tank’s thoughts
In this episode of Shaping Finance we are joined by William Wright. William is the Founder and Managing Director of New Financial, a think tank that believes that capital markets can and should be a force for economic and social good. William discusses the needs for larger and more completecapital markets in Europe, the impact of Brexit on the city of London and what it means for the European Union.
The views of an asset manager
In this episode of Shaping Finance we are joined by Marie Dzanis, Head of Northern Trust Asset Management EMEA. We discuss with Marie the uncertainties and the economic consequences of the current crisis and how financial markets have been affected. She also shares her views on how digitalisation is shaping the future of the asset management industry and how Northern Trust Asset Management engages with target companies to address climate risks.
Interesting and comprehensive content
Interesting and comprehensive content covering major financial, political and regulatory topics.
In my opinion, a must listen podcast to any financial industry professional in Europe.