Esma outlines aims for regulatory consistency

Consistent effort

Verena Ross at Esma

Born at the start of 2011 in the middle of the biggest financial turmoil in 70 years, the European Securities and Markets Authority (Esma) has had more than the usual challenges faced by a new regulator. Initially, executive director Verena Ross says, the challenge was to get across the message that Esma was more than a renamed version of its predecessor, the Committee of European Securities Regulators (known as Cesr) – and this effort is still under way.

“It’s important there is recognition in

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