Finance & Society
Inequalities, pollution, democracy... finance has an huge impact on our daily life. We must therefore ask ourselves: What should be the purpose of finance? How can citizens take control?Discover more
Our areas of activities
Policy & Regulation
Our research and advocacy work aims at providing policy makers and civil society with technical arguments for defending the public interest in the debates around financial regulation. We mainly work on these ten policy areasDiscover more
What is Finance Watch?
To face collective challenges such as climate change and rising inequalities, we need the positive power of finance to be put at our service.
This is what Finance Watch is all about.
#10YearsAfter the outbreak of the last financial crisis, we need to remind policy makers of their promises to never let it happen again. Here are Finance Watch’s main initiatives to help...
Understanding Finance #4: Bank capital – the return of the myth
A lack of bank capital was a major cause of the financial crisis, because under-capitalised banks could not absorb losses and had to be bailed out. Since then, regulators have...
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Shocking lack of progress since the crisis. Any one of these too-big-to-fail banks could take the financial system… twitter.com/i/web/status/10634…
RT @rethinkecon: “Central bankers already meet regularly with academics and financial institutions such as Goldman Sachs. Why not al… https://t.co/MfWXQ4mEEN