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WEBINAR | Investor Education in times of High Inflation, Financial Repression & Market Volatility

March 23 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm CET

A joint webinar on 23 March 2023 @ 16h00 CET 



For this year’s edition of Global Money Week (GMW), EFAMA and BETTER FINANCE have teamed up with the European Youth Parliament to jointly organise a webinar on investor education to help young citizens benefit from capital markets and support sustainable development in times of high inflation, financial repression, and market volatility.

The main goal of the event will be to discuss whether the new macroeconomic environment requires the authorities and private sector actors to take some new specific initiatives in the area of investor education and financial literacy to help keep society on the path to achieving sustainability goals and address the concerns of the younger generation about rising prices, market volatility and the merits of investing in capital markets.



16h00 – 16h10          Welcome | Guillaume Prache, Managing Director, BETTER FINANCE & Bernard Delbecque, Senior Director, EFAMA

16h10 – 16h20          Opening Remarks | 

– Stéphanie Yon-Courtin, Member of the European Parliament & ECON Committee

– Isabel Benjumea, Member of the European Parliament & ECON Committee

16h20 – 16h30          Setting the Scene | Annamaria Lusardi, University Professor of Economics and Accountancy at the George Washington University School of Business (GWSB)

16h30 – 16h50          Perspectives from the public authorities

– Chiara Monticone, Senior Policy Analyst, Financial Education, OECD

– Tatyana Panova, Head of Unit B1 (Capital Markets Union), DG FISMA, European Commission

16h50 – 17h50          Panel Discussion | Moderator: Ben Granjé, CEO of the Flemish investor association and member of ESMA’s Securities and Markets Stakeholders Group

How to best meet the needs of the younger generation to enable them to make sound and responsible financial decisions that would both ensure their financial well-being and benefit society.

With the participation of three representatives from the European Youth Parliament, Kevin Boland, Kevin Van Hevel, and Malgorzata Kupiec, who will engage in a discussion with Annamaria Lusardi, Chiara Monticone, and Tatyana Panova.

17h50 – 18h00          Closing Remarks | Guillaume Prache & Bernard Delbecque


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March 23
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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