About: Nicolas Véron

Euro & Finance 24-06-2015

Banking stability key to EMU integration

The idea of a reinsurance mechanism for savings accounts is among the few concrete proposals in the Five Presidents' report. By helping to avoid bank runs, it would offer the beginnings of a solution to the Greek crisis. EURACTIV France reports

Euro & Finance 17-09-2014

ECB stress tests to challenge Germany’s Landesbanken

For the first time since the financial crisis struck in 2008, the European Union is carrying out stress tests that could force change at banks with strong political connections, such as Germany's regional banks - the "Landesbanken".

Where will Europe’s next champions come from?

The old-age of Europe’s big corporations and its lack of large 'young blood' companies are a key impediment to the bloc catching up with its main competitor, the United States, explains Nicolas Véron of the Brussels-based think tank Bruegel.

Euro & Finance 06-09-2007

Preparing Europe for a ‘major banking crisis’

The failure of a pan-European bank is inevitable due to continuous consolidation in the sector, argues Bruegel researcher Nicolas Véron. In an interview with EURACTIV, he proposes to adapt European stability arrangements with an EU-level prudential regime.