Ensuring market access throughout the Covid-19 crisis
The Covid-19 pandemic has impacted financial services through the immediate health crisis, and the government-enforced shutdown of businesses. Far-reaching economic policies have mitigated these effects. In France, President Emmanuel Macron has announced plans totalling €345bn in response to the outbreak.
Sébastien Raspiller, who is responsible for financial services and regulation in the French financial sector, discusses how far these policies go, what more needs to be done, and what regulation and supervisory changes will need to be implemented to ensure continued market access.