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EU must complete banking and capital markets union: EU executive

European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen speaks at her first State of the Union speech during a plenary session of European Parliament in Brussels, Belgium September 16, 2020. Olivier Hoslet/Pool via REUTERS

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - The European Union should not withdraw fiscal support to the economy still reeling from the COVI-19 pandemic and must complete its banking and capital markets union projects to make it more resilient, European Commission head Ursula von der Leyen said in a speech on Wednesday.

Reporting by Jan Strupczewski

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