Financial Markets Task Force Briefing on Retail Financial Services with Ralf Jacob, Head of Retail Financial Services and Payments Unit, Directorate D 3,DG FISMA

Ralf Jacob is a German national who joined the European Commission in 1989 after having studied economics and politics in Hamburg, Paris and London. He became a Head of Unit in 2005 in DG Employment, Social Affairs and Inclusion where he was in charge of analysing demographic, social and employment trends and promoting the modernisation of social protection systems, focussing on the challenges of demographic ageing notably for public and private pensions.

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Impacts of Digitalisation on the EU Financial Services Policy

Please note that this is a task force briefing. You will have 20 minutes at the end of the briefing to suggest ideas of speakers and topics and be able to shape the EU Committee agenda. Mr Peter Kerstens, Adviser at DG FISMA will guide us through the impacts of digitalisation on the EU financial services policy, following the Commission's action plan from March 2017 to strenghten the EU single market for retail financial services.

This event is held under Chatham House rule