SPEECH/14/632  29-09-2014 - Attack to win games and defend to win trophies: safeguarding financial stability in the EU single market 
European Commission - European Commission [Check Against Delivery] Michel BARNIER Vice-President of the European Commission, responsible for Internal Market and Services Speech at the Worshipful Company of World Traders London, 29 September 2014 1. Introduction Good afternoon ladies and gentlemen.
STATEMENT/14/291  29-09-2014 - Disclosure of non-financial information: Europe’s largest companies to be more transparent on social and environmental issues 
European Commission - European Commission Statement Brussels, 29 September 2014 The European Commission welcomes today's adoption by the Council of the Directive on disclosure of non-financial and diversity information by large companies and groups.
SPEECH/14/593  12-09-2014 - The challenge of implementing market regulations consistently at the global level 
European Commission - European Commission [Check Against Delivery] Michel BARNIER Member of the European Commission, responsible for Internal Market and Services Keynote introductory remarks, Eurofi Financial Forum Milan, 12 September 2014 Good afternoon ladies and gentlemen.
STATEMENT/14/246  01-08-2014 - Vice-President Michel Barnier welcomes major milestone for the internal payments market with the migration to SEPA (Single Euro Payments Area) 
European Commission - European Commission Statement Brussels, 1 August 2014 Today, a big part of the Single Euro Payments Area has become reality. In all euro countries citizens have now available a common and simple way to pay at home and across borders: SEPA credit transfers (SCT) and SEPA direct debit (SDD).
STATEMENT/14/237  23-07-2014 - The right to a basic bank account for all European citizens: Commission welcomes Council adoption 
European Commission - European Commission Statement Brussels, 23 July 2014 The European Commission has welcomed the adoption by the EU’s Council of Ministers of the Directive on the transparency and comparability of payment account fees, payment account switching and access to a basic payment account The Directive will foster the creation of a...
STATEMENT/14/215  02-07-2014 - Vice-President Michel Barnier welcomes Court of Auditors' special report: “European banking supervision taking shape - EBA and its changing context” 
European Commission - European Commission Statement Brussels, 2 July 2014 I welcome the Court of Auditors' thorough analysis of European banking supervision. I broadly share the findings of their report. Throughout the process, my services have submitted a number of precisions and clarifications to the Court, the vast majority of which have been taken...
STATEMENT/14/211  27-06-2014 - Statement by Commissioner Barnier on Global Derivatives Regulation 
European Commission - European Commission Brussels, 27 juin 2014 Statement Global derivatives markets need worldwide standards and national rules that work together seamlessly. The G20 and international standard setters have made remarkable progress over the past five years in adopting international principles.
STATEMENT/14/197  18-06-2014 - Anti-Money Laundering: Commissioner Barnier welcomes progress in Council 
European Commission - European Commission Statement Brussels, 18 June 2014 Internal Market Commissioner Michel Barnier today welcomed the general agreement in Council on the anti-money laundering package: “The agreement in Council today represents an important step towards the adoption of stronger rules to combat money laundering and terrorist financing.
SPEECH/14/465  13-06-2014 - The EU and US: leading partners in financial reform 
European Commission - European Commission [Check Against Delivery] Michel BARNIER Member of the European Commission, responsible for Internal Market and Services Speech at the Peterson Institute for International Economics Washington, 13 June 2014 Good morning ladies and gentlemen. Thank you for inviting me to speak at the Peterson Institute today.
SPEECH/14/464  13-06-2014 - Strengthening the Transatlantic Partnership Beyond TTIP: A strategic vision for the EU and US 
European Commission - European Commission [Check Against Delivery] Michel BARNIER Member of the European Commission, responsible for Internal Market and Services Speech at the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) Washington, 12 June 2014 Good afternoon ladies and gentlemen. Thank you for inviting me to speak at the CSIS today.