Latest articles from Jeremy Woolfe

European Commission HQ

Banks warn of an EU investment ‘blackout’

EU officials want more capital injected into the European economy, particularly for smaller companies, but that could collide with globally agreed banking standards and disapproval from third countries

Paul Tang

Securitisation: upgrade essential, but 'moribund'

In an exclusive interview with GRR, MEP Paul Tang and European Parliament rapporteur explains the hold up with approving the EU's securitisation initiative advocating quality over speed

European Commission HQ

CMU factor is the key to any risk capital debate

Disagreements between Brussels and Basel look likely over upgrades to rules on standardising regulation on measuring risk capital requirements. But European Commission president Jean-Claude Juncker’s priority to boost growth by protecting bank interests could well prevail. By Jeremy Woolfe.