It’s no secret that the last decade has been one of the most transformative periods for the global banking industry, at least from a regulatory perspective. Financial institutions have been forced to evolve under this new era of transparency, with authorities taking unprecedented steps to ensure that consumer protection
We are pleased to be joined by Karl Meekings, who is the Lead Analyst within EY’s Global Banking & Capital Markets division. Today, Karl will be providing us with further insight into EY’s recently released report “Global Banking Outlook 2017”. Karl, thank you for taking the time to be with us.
In 2016 to date, much of the focus within global banking has been on Europe, which has started the year poorly. Declining stocks of major lenders, most of which have hit multi-year lows, have raised significant concerns from shareholders—by early February,