In responding to the financial crisis, the EU has proposed a series of new regulations and new supervisory arrangements. It is estimated that in the next five years, more than fifty major EU initiatives affecting financial services and the broader capital markets will be introduced.
Axel A. Weber presents his views on this process of reform, and joins in a discussion on how best to resolve the EU's current economic and financial difficulties.
Axel A. Weber
Axel A. Weber is President of the Deutsche Bundesbank and is regarded as the leading candidate to succeed Jean-Claude Trichet as President of the European Central Bank (ECB) next year. A Member of the Governing Council of the ECB, he is also a Governor of the IMF, a Director of the Bank for International Settlements, and a Member of the Steering Committee of the Financial Stability Board.