Finland board member discusses banking union challenges


A member of the board of the Bank of Finland, Seppo Honkapohja, on September 24 said a European Banking Union would help separate sovereign debt concerns from banking problems, but outlined numerous stumbling blocks.

Speaking at a German-Finnish chamber of commerce meeting in Lübeck, Germany, Honkapohja said banking union has three necessary parts: supervision, resolution and deposit insurance. He said the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation is a "very good" example of how to achieve these

Only users who have a paid subscription or are part of a corporate subscription are able to print or copy content.

To access these options, along with all other subscription benefits, please contact [email protected] or view our subscription options here:

You are currently unable to copy this content. Please contact [email protected] to find out more.

To continue reading...

You need to sign in to use this feature. If you don’t have a Central Banking account, please register for a trial.

Sign in
You are currently on corporate access.

To use this feature you will need an individual account. If you have one already please sign in.

Sign in.

Alternatively you can request an individual account here: