Maria Busca is the Dods Political Consultant for Financial services. She advises insurers, banks and trade associations on the latest political developments, policy trends and regulations affecting the sector and more broadly, the business environment.
Prior to joining Dods Group, she worked at the Embassy of Ireland in London, monitoring foreign policy, trade and finance related matters. Maria holds an MSc in European Political Economy from London School of Economics and wrote her dissertation on the Capital Market Union.
With more governments around the world issuing green bonds, Maria Busca looks at whether HM Treasury will follow suit.
Despite a rich career in resolution and prudential regulation, Andrew Bailey's latest role at the Financial Conduct Authority could pose an issue of trust for the Bank of England, writes Dods Monitoring's Maria Busca.
The new Governor of the Bank of England is regarded as a safe pair of hands – but the challenges he faces as we leave the EU will require a creative flair writes Maria Busca
Ensuring that our principles are respected in the investments we fund with our savings is one of the battles of our generation, writes Maria Busca.
The financial sector should not rely on the market forces, but genuinely take into account consumer outcomes to avoid regulatory interventions, which could hurt both the sector and consumers, says Maria Busca.
Dods Monitoring's Maria Busca examines the nature of algorithms and discrimination in the insurance industry.