Outside of Brussels, little is known about how financial regulation is made. Like all regulatory processes it is complicated and fraught with political and other tensions; but it may surprise the uninitiated in its openness and transparency. Some are concerned, however, that the European institutions responsible may be creaking under the weight of the huge raft of regulation which they are committed to implementing.

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