Financial Markets Conference

2017

22nd Annual Financial Markets Conference - Managing Global Financial Risks: Shifting Sands and Shock Waves - May 7–9, 2017
22nd Annual Financial Markets Conference - Managing Global Financial Risks: Shifting Sands and Shock Waves - May 7–9, 2017
The 2017 Financial Markets Conference will explore issues related to the future of global risk management.

2016

21st Annual Financial Markets Conference—Getting a Grip on Liquidity: Markets, Institutions, and Central Banks - May 1–3, 2016
21st Annual Financial Markets Conference—Getting a Grip on Liquidity: Markets, Institutions, and Central Banks - May 1–3, 2016
The 2016 Financial Markets Conference will examine liquidity from academic, regulatory, and market participant points of view. We seek to understand the various definitions and aspects of liquidity with an emphasis on the relationship to financial stability and monetary policy effectiveness.

2015

20th Annual Financial Markets Conference: Central Banking in the Shadows: Monetary Policy and Financial Stability Postcrisis - March 30–April 1, 2015
20th Annual Financial Markets Conference: Central Banking in the Shadows: Monetary Policy and Financial Stability Postcrisis - March 30–April 1, 2015
Notable speakers and panelists exchanged views on the future of banks, potential regulation of shadow banks and the implications to monetary policy, and more.

2014

Financial Markets Conference: Tuning Financial Regulation for Stability and Efficiency - April 15–16, 2014
Financial Markets Conference: Tuning Financial Regulation for Stability and Efficiency - April 15–16, 2014
The 2014 conference explored whether less active financial markets are safer ones, if new liquidity requirements will create a more efficient financial system, if quantitative easing was the right policy, and more.

2013

Financial Markets Conference - Maintaining Financial Stability: Holding a Tiger by the Tail - April 8–10, 2013
Financial Markets Conference - Maintaining Financial Stability: Holding a Tiger by the Tail - April 8–10, 2013
The Atlanta Fed's 2013 Financial Markets Conference explored four critical topics: risk measurement; the influence of political systems on financial stability; rules versus discretion in financial regulation; and the resolution of systemically important financial institutions, or SIFIs.

2012

Financial Markets Conference: The Devil's in the Details - April 9–11, 2012
Financial Markets Conference: The Devil's in the Details - April 9–11, 2012
The Atlanta Fed's annual Financial Markets Conference on April 9–11 explored the government's future role in mortgage finance, the potential for new regulations to create another shadow banking system, and more.

2011

Financial Markets Conference: Navigating the New Financial Landscape - April 4–6, 2011
Financial Markets Conference: Navigating the New Financial Landscape - April 4–6, 2011
The Atlanta Fed's 2011 Financial Markets Conference featured presentations on international lessons from the recent crisis, the costs and benefits of different regulatory structures, and the tradeoff between efficiency and risk in the banking system.