Events

What are the consequences of the growth of quasi-indexed investments for corporate governance and markets?

Martin C. Schmalz Assistant Professor Finance Area, Stephen M. Ross School of Business University of Michigan Publicly traded firms are increasingly owned and controlled by a small set of large diversified mutual fund families, leading to a shift of power from individual owners, and from more focused and concentrated owners. One consequence is an increased […]

START TIME: Thu, 8 June 2017 8:00 am

END TIME: Thu, 8 June 2017 9:15 am

LOCATION: Swedish House of Finance, Drottninggatan 98, 4 floor, 2 stairs, Stockholm

SNS/SHOF Finanspanel: The Outlook for the U.S. Economy and the Policies of the New President

  Welcome to a seminar with Jason Furman, Senior Fellow at the Peterson Institute for International Economics in Washington, DC. Furman was previously chairman of the Council of Economic Advisers to President Barack Obama. He played a vital role in the Obama administration’s design of numerous economic policies. Furman often comments on the American economy […]

START TIME: Mon, 12 June 2017 8:00 am

END TIME: Mon, 12 June 2017 9:15 am

LOCATION: SNS, Jakobsbergsgatan 18, Stockholm

SNS/SHOF Finanspanel: Brexit and European Financial Markets

The UK Government has triggered Article 50. The formal negotiations on Brexit have begun. We cordially invite you to a seminar with Jeremy Browne, City of London’s Special Representative to the EU, and Jens Henriksson, CEO of Folksam and former CEO of Nasdaq OMX Stockholm. Jens Henriksson and Jeremy Browne will give up-to-date perspectives on […]

START TIME: Thu, 4 May 2017 8:00 am

END TIME: Thu, 4 May 2017 9:30 am

LOCATION: SNS, Jakobsbergsgatan 18, Stockholm.

Breakfast seminar: Investing in a world with low expected returns: Implications for the asset Management Industry Fully Booked!

Luis Viceira from Harvard Business School, a world leading academic in the field, will make a presentation on the topic, followed by discussion. Luis M. Viceira is the George E. Bates Professor at the Harvard Business School (HBS). He develops research, case writing, and teaching in the areas of investment management and capital markets. He […]

START TIME: Thu, 20 April 2017 8:00 am

END TIME: Thu, 20 April 2017 9:30 am

LOCATION: Swedish House of Finance, Drottninggatan 98, 4 floor, 2 stairs, Stockholm

Do households and banks take too big risks when they fund mortgages? Fully Booked!

The bond market in Sweden is characterized by shorter maturities then many other countries. At the same time many Swedish households choose variable interest rates on their mortgages. Short maturities at banks and variable interest rates at households might seem rational for the single household or the bank. But in a macro-economic stability perspective it […]

START TIME: Tue, 4 April 2017 8:00 am

END TIME: Tue, 4 April 2017 9:15 am

LOCATION: Swedish House of Finance, Drottninggatan 98, 4 floor, 2 stairs, Stockholm

SNS/SHOF Finanspanel: : What can be done when bank lending is constrained?

During the second half of 2009, during the global financial crisis, Sweden experienced a credit crunch. Companies with good projects couldn’t get loans since banks were lacking capital and/or liquidity. The Ministry of Finance then introduced a lending facility, which made it possible for Swedish companies to withhold payment of taxes and employer contributions. They […]

START TIME: Tue, 7 March 2017 8:00 am

END TIME: Tue, 7 March 2017 9:15 am

LOCATION: SNS, Jakobsbergsgatan 18, Stockholm

Save the date: Swedish House of Finance FinTech Conference, August 22-23, 2017

FinTech, the catch-all label for technology-based innovation in finance, promises to simplify and streamline the financial services industry, and even to disrupt or redefine it. While providing ample opportunities, FinTech also raises significant privacy, regulatory and law-enforcement issues that need to be addressed. The Swedish House of Finance FinTech Conference brings together the leading minds […]

START TIME: Tue, 22 August 2017 8:30 am

END TIME: Wed, 23 August 2017 4:30 pm

LOCATION: IVA Conference Center, Grev Turegatan 16 and Swedish House of Finance, Drottninggatan 98, Stockholm

Completing the Economic and Monetary Union

Valdis Dombrovskis, Vice President of the European Commission will give insights into Further strengthening of the EMU-project The forthcoming steps towards the completion of the Economic and Monetary Union The EU´s policy recommendations to Sweden (on household debt and the housing market) Discussant will be Torbjörn Becker, Director of SITE at the Stockholm School of […]

START TIME: Fri, 20 November 2015 12:00 am

END TIME: Fri, 20 November 2015 1:00 pm

LOCATION: In the Aula at Stockholm School of Economics, entrance from Bertil Ohlins gata 5, Stockholm

SNS/SIFR FINANSPANEL: Where is the Russian economy heading: with Sergei Guriev, Newly appointed chief economist for EBRD

The Russian economy has for a long time faced serious structural problems. In addition, the Russian economy has entered a recession with falling oil prices, a weak ruble, double-digit inflation and capital flight. What can we expect of the Russian economy in the near future? Is there any cause for optimism? In what direction is […]

START TIME: Thu, 24 December 2015 8:00 am

END TIME: Tue, 24 January 2017 9:15 am

LOCATION: SNS, Jakobsbergsgatan 18, Stockholm