ECB fires starting gun on SSM chair selection

European Central Bank at night

The European Central Bank (ECB) has launched its search for a chair of its new supervisory board, which will run the micro-prudential single supervisory mechanism (SSM) due to begin operations next year.

The supervisory board will, according to an ECB statement today, "be responsible for the planning and execution of the supervisory tasks conferred upon the ECB, i.e. for the direct supervision of the most significant banks in the euro area".

The chair will be a joint appointment by the ECB and t

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