Confirmed: EU to quiz Trichet on ECB job, 11 Sept

Jean-Claude Trichet will appear before the European Parliament's Economic and Monetary Affairs Committee (EMAC) on 11 September, it was confirmed Friday.

Source: Reuters

A European Parliament committee which vets European Central Bank candidates confirmed on Friday that it would quiz ECB president-designate Jean-Claude Trichet on September 11.

Trichet, the governor of the Bank of France, is expected to be formally nominated by European Union finance ministers at their next meeting, on July 15,