CAPITAL MARKETS UNION: The systemic issues buried deep in the markets infrastructure plans


Among its various objectives, the Capital Markets Union Green Paper from the European Commission aims to improve market effectiveness by upgrading the ‘plumbing’ of financial markets.

This brief identifies five main challenges of the Commission’s market infrastructure plans.

By Daniela Gabor, Associate Professor UWE Bristol and Jakob Vestergaard, Senior Researcher. Danish Institute for International Studies (DIIS)