C. Boyden Gray Fellow on Global Finance and Growth; Director, Global Business & Economics Program
TopicsEconomics, Eurozone, Fiscal and structural reform, Global Business & Economics, Global Trends, Infrastructure, International Financial Institutions, US and European Financial Regulation, US and International Capital Markets, US-Latin Ameri
RegionsChina, Europe, European Union, Latin America
LanguagesDutch, German, Spanish
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February 23, 2018Two developments have rocked the Latvian banking system in recent days. Last week, the country’s third-largest bank, ABLV Bank, was accused by the United States Treasury Department of systematic money laundering and aiding in the circumvention of the sanctions imposed…
February 14, 2018On Wednesday, February 14, 2018, the Atlantic Council's EuroGrowth Initiative hosted a breakfast discussion on the changing Franco-German attitudes towards European Union (EU) economic governance.
February 08, 2018Atlantic Council analysts discuss agreement that could end political uncertainty in Germany German Chancellor Angela Merkel on February 7 moved a step closer to forming a coalition government that would include her conservative Christian Democrats (CDU/CSU) and the center-left Social…
February 07, 2018
February 06, 2018US stocks saw another volatile day on February 6 as ripples spread to global markets. The Dow Jones industrial average dropped more than 4 percent—a nearly 1,200-point decline—on February 5. The declines for the S&P 500 index and the Dow…
Prior to joining the Atlantic Council in November 2017, Mr. Oosterveld worked at Moody’s Investors Service for almost two decades. In his most recent role as chief credit officer, Mr. Oosterveld was responsible for the credit strategy and ratings quality in the Americas across all asset classes. Between 2010 and 2014, Mr. Oosterveld served as the rating agency’s global head of sovereign ratings. Among other positions, Mr. Oosterveld was also chair of Moody’s Macroboard, its chief credit officer for governmental ratings, as well as a management representative to the company’s board of directors.
Mr. Oosterveld graduated with degrees in the philosophy of law and the history of Spanish literature from the University of Amsterdam. He holds master’s degrees in public policy from Columbia University and in economics from Georgetown University. Bart isMr. Oosterveld graduated with degrees in the philosophy of law and the history of Spanish literature from the University of Amsterdam. He holds master’s degrees in public policy from Columbia University and in economics from Georgetown University. Bart is native or fluent in Dutch, Spanish, English, and German. native or fluent in Dutch, Spanish, English, and German.