As the Co-Regional Director of PRMIA Ireland Alan Bluett would like to invite you to the next PRMIA Ireland talk of the year, on Thursday 28th March at 6pm.  

“Financial Sector Risks in a Low Interest Rate Environment”


Our keynote speaker at the event will be John Fell, who will lead a discussion on the risks to the financial sector in a currently low interest rate environment.

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John Fell
John Fell is Deputy Director General for Macroprudential Policy & Financial Stability in the European Central Bank. He is also the chair or co-chair of several international working groups - including the Eurosystem’s Macroprudential Policy Group (MPPG), the Instruments Working Group (IWG) of the European Systemic Risk Board (ESRB), and the ESRB’s task force on stress-testing (TFST). He is a member of the ECB’s Financial Stability Committee (FSC), the ESRB’s Advisory Technical Committee (ATC), the Analytical Group on Vulnerabilities (AGV) of the Financial Stability Board (FSB) and the EU Financial Services Committee (FSC). He led the stress-testing work for the ECB’s “comprehensive assessment” in 2014 as well as EU-wide banking sector stress-tests coordinated by the Committee of European Banking Supervisors (CEBS) (2009, 2010) and the European Banking Authority (EBA) (2011, 2014). His crisis management experience is extensive, including negotiating EU/IMF financial assistance programs in several euro area countries (e.g. in Ireland, Portugal and Spain). Between 2003 and 2010, he was Head of the ECB’s Financial Stability Division, spearheading the creation of the ECB’s Financial Stability Review in 2004 which he continues to direct. Before moving to the financial stability area in 2003, he was an Adviser in the ECB’s Monetary Policy Directorate. Prior to joining the ECB in 1998, as a principal economist, he held various positions at the European Monetary Institute (EMI) and the Central Bank of Ireland. John holds postgraduate degrees in Economics and in Finance from University College Dublin and Dublin City University respectively and is a PhD candidate at the Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University. He has published his research in several academic and policy journals.

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*** This is a free event made possible thanks to our proud sponsors Deloitte. Places are limited, so please book early. ***

5:45 PM Registration
6:15 PM Presentation (Q & A and Networking to follow)
8:30 PM Close
Venue: Deloitte Offices, Earlsfort Terrace, Dublin 2 

To register for the PRMIA, Financial Sector Risks in a Low Interest Rate Environment event.