Started Jan 25, 2019 06:00PM UTC   •   Closing Oct 01, 2019 06:59AM UTC

The Economist asks

Who will the European Council appoint as the next European Central Bank (ECB) president?

Current ECB President Mario Draghi's term ends this fall (The Economist, Bloomberg, The Financial Times). The ECB president is appointed by the European Council, acting by a qualified majority (The European Central Bank, The European Council).

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Name Probability
Someone from Finland 14%
Someone from France 19%
Someone from Germany 14%
Someone from Ireland 14%
Someone else 13%
No appointment will be made before 1 October 2019 26%

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