GALA BURSA CONSTRUCTIILOR - 2018
THE CONFERENCE "THE FUTURE OF THE ROMANIAN CAPITAL MARKET" - THE 6TH EDITION/MIRCEA URSACHE, ASF:
BURSA 26.09.2017

Translated by Cosmin Ghidoveanu
 
mărește imaginea
     * Cappon, Prodan and Sobolewski yesterday had their interviews for the position of CEO of the BSE
     Ludwik Sobolewski is no longer the CEO of the Bucharest Stock Exchange (BVB), Mircea Ursache, the vice-president of the Financial Oversight Authority (ASF) said yesterday. He added that the ASF has conducted an analysis concerning corporate governance at the BSE.
     He was asked what was the result of the research conducted at the market operator, when the ASF analyzed the behavior of president Lucian Anghel concerning the summoning of the Board of Administrators meetings.
     The board members of the BSE failed to meet to decide on extending the mandate of Ludwik Sobolewski as CEO, after he notified the market, through a current report, that his contract had expired, while claiming that his mandate hadn't.
     Mircea Ursache said: "We have conducted an internal analysis of the governance. It is an internal document, which was not made public. The only element we have made public on this analysis is referring to the contract of the CEO. As long as the contract of the CEO was valid in every aspect, except one, the one concerning the duration of the term, we have intervened on that aspect. Anything else is an internal issue which are looking at in relation to the authorization procedure. I think that it was the correct way to act".
     He added: "To us, the major surprise was that the market operator, instead of notifying investors about the decision that we made, meaning the finding of the ASF (ed. note that Sobolewski is no longer a CEO), found it appropriate to answer through the media".
     The behavior of the BSE caused by the expiration of Sobolewski's mandate was criticized yesterday, at the "Future of the Romanian Stock Market" conference organized by BURSA.
     Cristian Agalopol, Executive Director of Capital Markets at Citi for Romania and Bulgaria, said that it is very hard to increase investor confidence in the BSE, as long as there are dissensions among the board members over the appointment of a new executive.
     On the other hand, the president of the Association of Brokers, Dan Paul, who is also a vice-president of the BSE, said that the report signed by Sobolewski couldn't fool anybody, because any Law student knows the provisions of article 2009 of the Civil Code, according to which "the mandate is a contract between two parties".
     From the point of view of small investors, the former head of privatizations in the Energy sector, Gabriel Dumitrașcu, stressed that "the lack of ethics" has spread to the BSE as well: "If the market operator is facing the same problem, at the top level management, I ask myself: is anybody thinking of the small investors? Is it worth it for the small investors to invest in the stock market?"
     * The Board of the BSE has interviewed the candidates for the position of CEO
     The candidates for the position of CEO of the BSE - Paul Prodan, the chairman of the Board of Directors of BT Capital Partners, Andre Cappon, the president of the CBM, Inc Consulting Group of New York, and former CEO Ludwik Sobolewski - yesterday had their job interviews, with the Board of the Exchange, according to some market sources.
     The BSE recently announced that it has initiated an internal selection process for the candidates for the CEO position, and the directors of the BSE have made nominations until September 15th.
     Since only three names were on the list - Cappon and Prodan have submitted CVs and cover letters, and Sobolewski was included by default, against the selection procedure -, they have all been called in for an interview.
     Andre Cappon held the interview first, over the web, from the US, followed by Paul Prodan and Ludwik Sobolewski.
     Apparently there is a chance that the selection process will take less time than in the past, even though the BSE has set a precedent when it comes to violating its procedures. In 2013, BSE president Lucian Anghel brought in Sobolewski from Poland, even though the Exchange had hired a head-hunting firm to find a CEO.
     The Board of Directors of the BSE is still incomplete, as the ninth member, Radu Hanga, who was elected in the General Shareholder Meeting of September 14th, is in the process of being validated by the Financial Oversight Authority. 
 

 
Readers' comments    [ add a comment ] 
Trimite părerea ta.
Nume (maxim 50 caractere)
E-mail (optional)
Titlu (maxim 50 caractere)
Mesaj
 
REGULAMENTUL MESAJELOR
Acord
Prin trimiterea opiniei ne confirmați că ați citit regulamentul de mai sus și că vă asumați prevederile sale !
Aceeasi sectiune (English Section)
Actualitate - vezi toate știrile mai jos.
Strategia Naţională Anticorupţie, 17:50
ALERT/ Liderul PSD, achitat pentru fals intelectual
     * ACTUALIZARE: Suspendarea din dosarul Referendumului a fost anulată
     ------------
     Liderul PSD Liviu Dragnea a fost condamnat de judecătorii de la Înalta Curte de Casație și Justiție (ÎCCJ), la 3 ani și 6 luni pentru abuz în serviciu și achitat pentru fals intelectual, informează Realitatea TV  click să citești tot articolul
Sport, 20:31
CM RUSIA
     Peru și-a spulberat și ultima șansă de calificare din faza grupelor după ce a pierdut, la limită, și cu Franța. Dacă actualul Campionat Mondial ne oferă echipe care ajung în optimi în genunchi, Peru pleacă acasă cu fruntea sus. A vrut mult, a încercat, dar nu a putut nimic în fața cinismului fotbalistic european. Guerrero (34 de ani), Farfan (33) ar merita o a doua tinerețe pentru cât s-au zbătut la acest turneu final. Din păcate au parte doar de o retragere.  click să citești tot articolul
Politică, 19:54
     Peste 2.000 de oameni protestează, la această oră, în Piața Victoriei, cerând demisia lui Liviu Dragnea din funcția de președinte al Camerei Deputaților, după condamnarea acestuia în dosarul angajărilor fictive la Protecția Copilului Teleorman, informează News.ro.  click să citești tot articolul
Politică, 19:44
     Președintele PNL, Ludovic Orban, a afirmat, astăzi, că Liviu Dragnea trebuie să demisioneze din toate funcțiile publice și politice ca urmare a condamnării sale, transmite Agerpres.
     "Liviu Dragnea trebuie să demisioneze din toate funcțiile. Nu se mai poate să continue să gireze funcții publice și politice punând în pericol democrația din România și imaginea României în lume. Este momentul ca România să se elibereze de acest vechil, care încearcă să transforme țara într-o gubernie condusă în mod abuziv și care încearcă să captureze statul român cu un singur scop, și anume acela de a-și rezolva problemele personale", a declarat Orban.  click să citești tot articolul
Miscellanea, 19:35
Curtea Supremă federală irakiană
     Curtea Supremă federală, cea mai înaltă instanță constituțională din Irak, s-a pronunțat astăzi în favoarea unei renumărări manuale a tuturor voturilor exprimate în alegerile legislative, în urma cărora a obținut o victorie liderul naționalist Muqtada al-Sadr, relatează AFP.  click să citești tot articolul
Calendarul BURSA 2018
Ediții precedente
Newsletter Facebook Twitter YouTube LinkedIn RSS
Jurnal Bursier
21.06.2018
BVB
     * BET-FI, singurul indice în scădere
     
     Piața principală a Bursei de Valori București (BVB) a avut o evoluție pozitivă din punctul de vedere al cotațiilor, în ședința de tranzacționare de la...  click să citești tot articolul
20.06.2018
BVB
     * Circa jumătate din volum, realizat cu titlurile Banca Transilvania și BRD - Groupe Societe Generale
     
     Acțiunile tranzacționate la Bursa de Valori București (BVB) au înregistrat, în mare parte,...  click să citești tot articolul
19.06.2018
BVB
     * Volum de numai 21,6 milioane de lei
     
     Piața principală a Bursei de Valori București (BVB) a avut parte de un început de săptămână negativ, majoritatea cotațiilor suferind deprecieri în ședința...  click să citești tot articolul
18.06.2018
BVB
     * Creșteri pe linie pentru toți indicii bursei
     
     Volumul consemant în ședința de tranzacționare de vineri a Bursei de Valori București (BVB) a fost de numai 17,7 milioane de lei (3,8 milioane de...  click să citești tot articolul
18.06.2018
BURSELE DIN LUME
     Bursele din Europa au scăzut vineri, oprindu-se din avansul generat joi de anunțul Băncii Centrale Europene (BCE) privind încheierea, anul acesta, a programului de achiziții de obligațiuni. Cele...  click să citești tot articolul
15.06.2018
BURSELE DIN LUME
     Bursele din Europa au urmat un curs ascendent ieri, după ce Banca Centrală Europeană (BCE) a anunțat că va menține dobânzile la un nivel scăzut încă un an.  click să citești tot articolul
Cotații Internaționale

Curs Valutar

Curs valabil din data de 21 iunie 2018
1 Dolar australian...
1 Leva bulgărească...
1 Dolar canadian....
1 Franc elvețian...
1 Coroană cehă...
1 Coroană daneză...
1 Liră egipteană...
1 Euro...
1 Liră sterlină...
100 Forinți maghiari...
100 Yeni japonezi...
1 Leu moldovenesc...
1 Coroană norvegiană...
1 Zlot polonez...
1 Rublă rusească...
1 Coroană suedeză...
1 Liră turcească...
1 Dolar S.U.A...
1 Rand sud-african...
1 Real brazilian...
1 Renminbi chinezesc...
1 Rupie indiană...
100 Woni sud-coreeni...
1 Peso mexican...
1 Dolar neo-zeelandez...
1 Dinar sărbesc...
1 Hryvna ucraineană...
1 Dirham emirate arabe...
1 Kuna croată...
1 Bahtul thailandez...
1 Gram aur...
1 DST...
AUD
BGN
CAD
CHF
CZK
DKK
EGP
EUR
GBP
HUF
JPY
MDL
NOK
PLN
RUB
SEK
TRY
USD
ZAR
BRL
CNY
INR
KRW
MXN
NZD
RSD
UAH
AED
HRK
THB
XAU
XDR
2.9848
2.3875
3.0417
4.0627
0.1803
0.6267
0.2262
4.6695
5.3144
1.4333
3.6690
0.2392
0.4953
1.0792
0.0635
0.4537
0.8509
4.0518
0.2951
1.0745
0.6233
0.0594
0.3644
0.1980
2.7734
0.0396
0.1541
1.1031
0.6327
0.1229
164.6160
5.6935
..Lei
..Lei
..Lei
..Lei
..Lei
..Lei
..Lei
..Lei
..Lei
..Lei
..Lei
..Lei
..Lei
..Lei
..Lei
..Lei
..Lei
..Lei
..Lei
..Lei
..Lei
..Lei
..Lei
..Lei
..Lei
..Lei
..Lei
..Lei
..Lei
..Lei
..Lei
click aici pentru cursurile pieței valutare - istoric
English Section
19.06.2018
     The Romanian Constitution:
     Art. 80 - The role of the president
     (1) The Romanian president represents the Romanian government and is the guarantor of national independence, unity and territorial integrity.
     (2) The Romanian president must watch for the compliance with the Constitution and the good functioning of the public authorities. For that purpose, the president serves as a mediating entity between the powers of the state, as well as between the state and society.  click here to read the entire article
12.06.2018
     The reunion scheduled today between Donald Trump and Kim Jong-un is taking place in Singapore due to the relative neutrality and the security this city-state provides. Singapore is one of the few countries that still hosts a North-Korean embassy, and many of the deals of the Kim regime were conducted here, according to the foreign press.  click here to read the entire article
05.06.2018
     "It is a good thing that the public doesn't understand the functioning of our banking and monetary system, because otherwise I think there would be a revolution in the streets by dawn".
     HENRY FORD, founder of the American automotive industry

     Fed up with subsidizing the commercial banks with their own money, the Swiss, mobilized through the "Sovereign Money" initiative, have proposed the organization of a Referendum which will be held on Sunday, June 10th 2018 - is a historical referendum, revolutionary for the banking industry, of international resonance -, by which the initiators want to amend the Constitution, which would impose to the commercial banks to grant loans only within the limits of the bank's money, forbidding them to issue scrip money and ensuring the monopoly of the Confederation (of the Swiss state) on issuance of money free of debt.  click here to read the entire article
23.05.2018
     The "pension apocalypse is coming"! The more or less qualified keep talking in the written press, TV and on the radio. The uncertainty is being preserved - deliberately by some, by the government members out of pure stupidity!  click here to read the entire article
16.05.2018
GABRIELA MIHAELA VOICILĂ, THE BUSINESS ENVIRONMENT MINISTER:
     Where there are many entrepreneurs there is creation, where there are many women entrepreneurs there is divine creation, says Gabriela Mihaela Voicilă, state secretary in the Ministry for the Business Environment, Trade and Entrepreneurship (MMACA). In her opinion, entrepreneurship means joy, a better situation, but less time for the family: "Taken together, entrepreneurship means achievements (...) Every one of us needs validation, for having built, having created something".  click here to read the entire article
14.05.2018
IN THE LAWSUITS AGAINST THE BANKS
     * Piperea: "In the Andriciuc case, the EU Court of Justice has not limited its argumentation to the CHF, but expanded it to cover any currency for which the debtors weren't hedged"
     The courts in the country have begun ruling in favor of borrowers and freezing the value of the European currency at the exchange rate valid on the date the loans were originated, in the lawsuits brought against the banks.  click here to read the entire article
09.05.2018
IN THE ROMANIAN BANANA REPUBLIC...
     The urge "Mircea, act like you're working!", back in the days of the so-called revolution of December 1989, was brought back recently by a new "director".
     We are talking of course, about the meeting between NBR governor Mugur Isărescu, and a government "delegation" led by chamber of deputies chairman Liviu Dragnea, together with PM Viorica Dăncilă.
     Sources from within the PSD, quoted by ziare.com, have claimed that, "in the meeting with the NBR governor, Liviu Dragnea seemed to be looking for a way out, and he seems confused, as he didn't expect his decisions to lead to such effects in the economy".  click here to read the entire article
08.05.2018
     Liviu Dragnea's insistence in moving the Romanian embassy from Tel Aviv, to Jerusalem, feeds an older, widespread confusion. Much older. Politically, Jerusalem has been divided from the first presence of the Judeans on the lands of the Palestinians, since back in the days of Abraham and Abimelec. "The indivisible Jerusalem" wanted by Benjamin Netanyahu is a spiritual creation.
     Definitely, pilgrims and locals claim that Jerusalem has a geography, meaning that the city would be compatible with the cardinal points and that is why Palestinians, Israelis and people overall, including those of the UN, EU and the US, speak about Eastern Jerusalem and Western Jerusalem, without anybody being surprised that that is happening at the center of the world, where the god of the Judeans began his creation, starting from the very rock from which later Archangel Gabriel raised Mohammed to visit Heaven, the same place of origin where one of the seven angels "and showed me the Holy City, Jerusalem, coming down out of heaven from God." (Apocalypse, 21: 10), where God is one of the same.  click here to read the entire article
03.05.2018
     Financial fair play is a concept that comes from the world of soccer. The notion is simple, don't spend more than you earn in a month, or in a year, regardless of what shareholder, mogul or investor enters the business.  click here to read the entire article
03.05.2018
     President Klaus Iohannis has announced that he has decided to send to the Constitutional Court the laws on the judicial system, but also to the Venice Commission. The president has issued a call to the CCR not to hurry and to work with the European entity, saying that after the Constitutional Court gets to issue an opinion on the new laws, a new analysis of the laws will be conducted and it will be decided then if a new reexamination of the three laws in the Parliament will be needed.  click here to read the entire article
27.04.2018
     The dystopia of 2169 seems to be 151 years away from us, if we were to watch the American sci-fi movie "In Time", in which New Zealand screenwriter, director and producer New Zealand Andrew M. Niccol has imagined a world in which money has been replaced by the lifespan left and each individual over 25 years old (when they stop aging), are wearing a counter on their arm, displaying how much they have left to live; the economic system relies on transactions paid in lifespan - banks, loans, interest rates - the rich are storing billions of years, while the poor only have hours, minutes or seconds left and when their time is up they die suddenly, as if struck by a mace.  click here to read the entire article
25.04.2018
DEPUTY PRIME-MINISTER VIOREL ȘTEFAN:
     * Bogdan Chirițoiu: "The European Commission will force the future buyer of Sidex Galați to increase the output of steel"
     ArcelorMittal may only sell the Galați metallurgic plant with the explicit agreement of the Romanian state, and the European Commission will ensure that the output of the plant will increase after the transaction, deputy prime-minister Viorel Ștefan said yesterday, in a conference on the issue of major industrial energy consumers.  click here to read the entire article
20.04.2018
     * "Iliescu on trial for all the bloodshed!" was one of the powerful slogans of the University Square, as well as "Iliescu - KGB, go back to the USSR!".
     We, who had organized the marathon protest of the century, knew who Ion Iliescu was, as the rest of the Romanian people took a long time to catch on, even Brucan was wrong in his estimate that the much maligned "stupid people" would take two decades to "awake".  click here to read the entire article
16.04.2018
     * - The Syrian gas attack did not exist, the American missiles were brought down, then where are the dead coming from?!
     * - It is enough to tell Syrians that they are attacked and killing each other?
     Friday, Syria was attacked by war attacks, in which a warship of the United Nations which operate in the Red Sea (according to the American officials), American B-1 bombers, four British Royal Tornado GR4 aircraft (which fired Storm Shadow missiles) and French Rafale jets.  click here to read the entire article
12.04.2018
     New Delhi, March 4th, 2017 - I am in the garden of the Royal Plaza hotel, sitting next to the table of a group of Indians, probably Hindus, two women in colorful saris and two men, all of them in their fifties. They are checking me out, I catch them doing it a few times. A Romanian manea, with heavy Indian influences starts playing from the speakers, I am surprised, I start laughing.  click here to read the entire article
.