Following the link above, you can reach the article just published by the Financial Times, on the banking sector, the other half of the title has been added as a reminder of the distopian way prevalent today within the European circles (can we still name it Union? Community?).
Over the incompleteness of the European design, the cultural clash is emerging stronger and stronger closer to any electoral period. One simple and non-invasive way of starting to simplify the continental difficult existence, could be to unify the electoral calendar.
We would at least be offered this cacophonic show in a fully coordinated way, hopefully less expensive (in its full meaning, not only monetary) to the taxpayer.