UK MEP re-elected as head of European economic committee

Sharon Bowles

UK member of the European Parliament Sharon Bowles has been re-elected as chair of the European Parliament's Economic and Monetary Affairs Committee (Econ).

Bowles was first elected to the position in July 2009, and will now serve another two-and-a-half-year term. She will lead Econ in overseeing the regulation of the financial sector, the free movement of capital and payments, competition rules, tax provisions, and the functioning of the euro.

Econ suggests amendments to proposals submitted by

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Investment banks: the future of risk control

This survey report explores the current state of risk controls in investment banks, the challenges of effective engagement across the three lines of defence, and the opportunity to develop a more dynamic approach to first-line risk control

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