Frequently asked questions: Easier access to financing for smaller businesses through capital markets European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 24 May 2018 What is the Commission proposing and why? A core aim of the Capital Markets Union is to give better access to market-based sources of financing for EU companies at each stage of their development.
Frequently asked questions: Enabling framework for sovereign bond-backed securities European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 24 May 2018 What are SBBS and why would they be a helpful addition to the financial landscape? According to the criteria outlined in the Commission proposal, sovereign bond-backed securities (SBBS) would take the form of low-risk liquid assets backed by a pre-defined pool...
Daily News 24 / 05 / 2018 European Commission - Daily News Daily News 24 / 05 / 2018 Brussels, 24 May 2018 Commission proposes new measures to further strengthen the Capital Markets Union and the Banking Union Today the Commission is presenting a series of measures stemming from the Capital Markets Union and the Banking Union,...
Commissioner Moscovici's introductory remarks at the Eurogroup press conference European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Brussels, 24 May 2018 Merci Mario. J'ai dit en entrant aujourd'hui que cette réunion devait marquer de vrais progrès vers un accord global le mois prochain et je crois sincèrement que cela a bien été le cas.
Statement by Commissioner Vestager on Commission decision imposing binding obligations on Gazprom to enable free flow of gas at competitive prices European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Brussels, 24 May 2018 *Check against delivery* Today, the Commission has adopted a decision imposing on Gazprom a set of obligations. These obligations will significantly change the way Gazprom operates in Central and Eastern European gas markets.
Vice-Presidents Dombrovskis' and Katainen's remarks at the press conference on the new measures to further strengthen the Capital Markets Union and the Banking Union European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Brussels, 24 May 2018 Vice-President Dombrovskis Good morning, and thank you for coming to this press conference. The European Commission is presenting seven new proposals on European financial markets today, so we have a full programme.
Statement by Vice-President Ansip and Commissioner Jourová ahead of the entry into application of the General Data Protection Regulation European Commission - Statement Brussels, 24 May 2018 As of tomorrow, 25 May, new data protection rules will apply across the EU. Andrus Ansip, Vice-President for the Digital Single Market, said: "Europe's new data protection rules will be a reality tomorrow.
European Year of Cultural Heritage: 29 projects receive €5 million Commission - Press release European Brussels, 23 May 2018 Today, the European Commission announced the 29 cultural projects selected for funding following a dedicated call for proposals launched on the occasion of the 2018 European Year of Cultural Heritage.
EU and African Union Commissions step up their cooperation to support young people, jobs and peace European Commission - Press release Brussels, 23 May 2018 African Union and European Union Commissioners today adopted concrete measures to address pressing global issues in key areas such as peace and security, migration, job creation and agriculture.
2019 EU Budget: Commission proposes a budget focused on continuity and delivery – for growth, solidarity, security European Commission - Press release Brussels, 23 May 2018 The Commission today proposed the 2019 draft EU Budget of €166 billion in commitments, corresponding to a 3% increase over 2018, investing in a stronger and more resilient European economy and promoting solidarity and security on both sides of the EU's...