Companies, investors and policymakers have had their faith in financial markets shaken recently, even though questionable market practices and conflicts of interest were already rife. Read the EBF debate which addresses the root causes of the problem, possible solutions and the outlook for international accounting standards and further European integration. EBF’s distinguished contributors are: Bocconi Professor Valter Lazzari; Tony Jackson, ex-market analyst and former head of the FT’s Lex Column; Sir David Tweedie, chairman of the International Accounting Standards Board (IASB); Stefano Micossi of Italy’s Assonime; Olivier Lefebvre and André Went of Euronext; Cees Maas of ING; Andreas GrÃ¼nbichler and Patrick Darlap of the Austrian Financial Market Authority; Christopher Huhne, MEP; Jaap Winter; and Brett Savill and Alexander Bregonje of PricewaterhouseCoopers.
Source: European Business Forum (EBF)
Subjects: Corporate Governance, International – Europe