The embattled bank’s overhaul could inflict enormous damage on the German, and global, economies if it does wrong
Sep 26, 2016
As Wells Fargo has proven once again, regulators cannot regulate private banks to the point they are safe and honest
Sep 23, 2016
Agreements involving British and EU firms are stuck in limbo, heading toward decoupling talks
Sep 17, 2016
As technology pioneers claim chunks of the investment advisory market, banks will be forced to respond – and likely with buyouts
Sep 16, 2016
The global banking crisis never went away, and it’s now just entering a dangerous new phase
Sep 09, 2016
With quantitative easing failing to revive euro zone, central banker pledges ‘to use all the instruments available’
Sep 08, 2016
While supporters express joy over rise to sainthood, critics lack faith in Mother Teresa’s altruism
Sep 04, 2016
On Sunday, Mother Teresa will become Saint Teresa of Calcutta at a Vatican canonization ceremony
Sep 02, 2016
There’s a lot of debate over whether Apple is still a growth stock, or even if it is a true tech stock as opposed to a consumer staple stock
Sep 02, 2016
Apple slammed with €13-billion tax bill over Irish-based operation
Aug 30, 2016
Eric Reguly is the European columnist for The Globe and Mail and is based in Rome. Since 2007, when he moved to Europe, he has primarily covered economic and financial stories, ranging from the euro zone crisis and the bank bailouts to the rise and fall of Russia's oligarchs and the merger of Fiat and Chrysler. He also covered the Arab Spring in Tunisia, the Athens riots, the London and Sochi Olympics, the 2013 papal conclave and several national elections.
Before his European assignment, Eric wrote the paper's main business column from Toronto. He also co-hosted a daily business programme on BNN, formerly Report on Business Television, and contributed to several magazines, including Time Canada. In Europe, he is a regular guest on Canadian and American radio programs, contributes to CTV News and makes speeches about business issues. In recent years, he has been a judge for the Prix Italia, an international TV, radio and web competition. He also writes a regular column in The Globe's Report on Business magazine and is a contributor to Newsweek.
Eric has won several awards for his work, including, in 2007, the Hyman Solomon Award for Excellence in Public Policy Journalism. He was co-winner in 2010 of a National Newspaper Award and has twice been an NNA runner-up in the columnist category. In 2010, he won gold in the National Magazine Awards and took silver in 2013. He has contributed to several books, including Orange Alert, a remembrance of the 9/11 terrorist attacks, and Beautiful Destruction, an essay and photo book on the Alberta oil sands.
He joined The Globe and Mail in late 1997. He has an Honours Bachelor of Arts degree in English and French Literature and a Masters in Journalism, both from the University of Western Ontario. Previous employers include The Times of London, the Financial Post in its New York and London bureaus, the Financial Times of Canada and Alberta Report magazine.
Eric was born in Vancouver, grew up in Toronto, Washington and Rome and has Canadian and Italian citizenship.