The future of the euro area: Capital market integration
Speaker: Olivier Guersent, Director General, Financial Stability, Financial Services and Capital Markets European Commission
With new leadership at the European Commission and a renewed focus on fiscal integration, dialogue on how regulation can move towards alignment is progressing. Olivier Guersent, who is responsible for the establishment of a capital markets union, the regulation of financial services and ensuring financial stability across the European Union, will outline the bloc’s financing needs and regulation requirements to make these a reality. He will also discuss the potential future direction of the Commission and the role of the UK in Europe.