Sharon Bowles speaks on EU legislation: Sharon Bowles, Chair of the Economic and Monetary Affairs Committee (ECON) at the EP, has addressed the British Bankers' Association on the EU legislative process, with particular emphasis on the negotiations leading to the text of recast Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (MiFID 2) and Regulation (MiFIR), which were recently approved by EP at first reading. (Source: MiFID - Dog Days, Dogs of War and Dogs that Didn't Bite)