Oireachtas Joint and Select Committees
Wednesday, 17 June 2015
Committee of Inquiry into the Banking Crisis
As financial markets became more global, particularly, say, up to the time you were finishing at the Department of Finance, what impact did the International Financial Services Centre have, if any, do you think, on the way in which the Department of Finance operated and, I suppose more importantly perhaps, in the way the Financial Regulator and the Central Bank operated? Did the presence of it in Ireland change the attitude to finance, to regulation, to competitiveness?