ESMA: PE can boost Europe's economy

The head of the European markets regulator Steven Maijoor believes private equity can play a vital role across the continent.

Private sources of capital coupled with smart policy and effective regulations should strengthen Europe's economy, according to Steven Maijoor, chair of the European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA).

Click below to watch his brief Q+A with the European Private Equity and Venture Capital Association (EVCA).