Frequently asked questions: Commission proposals on financing sustainable growth European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 24 May 2018 Why is there a need for an EU-wide strategy on sustainable finance? The signature of the Paris Agreement on 12 December 2015 and the adoption of the UN 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development on 25 September 2015 marked a shift in...
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.
CALENDRIER du 28 mai au 03 juin 2018 European Commission - Commissioners' weekly activities Brussels, 25 May 2018 (Susceptible de modifications en cours de semaine) Déplacements et visites Lundi 28 mai 2018 Foreign Affairs Council 28-29/05 Competitiveness Council President Jean-Claude Juncker in Strasbourg, France (until 30/05):receives Mr Joseph Daul, President of the European People's Party (EPP), and...
Banking Union: Commission welcomes agreement to further reduce risk and strengthen European banks European Commission - Press release Brussels, 25 May 2018 The Council of the European Union has today reached a general approach on the so-called banking package, a comprehensive package of reforms that the Commission proposed to further strengthen the resilience of the EU banking sector.