'His support or opposition was instrumental to a lot of political leaders in Ukraine. And you know it's up to a court to prove whether he's guilty or not, but he has been polluting [the] political system for quite some time,' said Orysia Lutsevych.
'I do not think we can say with confidence that . . . we could resolve a failing global giant,' said Sir Jon Cunliffe at a conference at Chatham House.
International standard setters have made progress in reforming banking rules since Lehman went under in September 2008, Jon Cunliffe, the deputy governor, told a Chatham House financial conference.
Cunliffe – part of the new team being put in place at the Bank of England – told a conference at Chatham House that more needed to be done to solve the need for taxpayer bailouts of banks.
'Resolving global systemically important banks and ensuring they are international in death as well as life, mutual trust has to be built on common standards and rules to ensure banks have debt that can be safely bailed-in in the right amount and location,' said Sir Jon Cunliffe speaking at a Chatham House conference.
'Reconciliation efforts need to be stepped up once a new president is in place. Without a political settlement, the already massive human and economic cost of this conflict will increase,' said Michael Keating.
'I expect that as a result of the Ukraine crisis, the EU is going to look much more seriously at ways of diversifying away from Russian energy sources,' said John Lough.