The European Parliament’s Economic and Monetary Affairs Committee has overwhelmingly backed the appointment of Central Bank Governor Philip Lane to the executive board of the European Central Bank.
This follows his appearance before the committee on Tuesday morning. The vote in favour was 33 to eight, with six abstentions.
The committee's vote will need to be confirmed by a full vote of the parliament in March. EU leaders will have the final word.
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