STATEMENT/14/2740  17-12-2014 - Statement by President Juncker ahead of the European Council on 18-19 December: Boosting Investment to create Jobs and Growth 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Statement Statement Strasbourg, 17 December 2014 Two elements stand out when we look ahead to the European Council meeting: First, Europe needs a new approach to investment, and we will have to concentrate on improving the investment climate in Europe.
MEMO/14/2704  16-12-2014 - Questions and Answers: the 2015 Work Programme 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Strasbourg, 16 December 2014 What is the Commission Work Programme? Every year, the European Commission adopts a plan of action for the next twelve months. The Commission Work Programme tells our citizens, our institutional partners and our staff how we will turn our political priorities...
SPEECH/14/2724  16-12-2014 - Commissioner Moscovici's remarks at his press conference in Athens 
European Commission - European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] 16 December 2014 Good afternoon. As a European Commissioner, I wanted one of my first visits as a Commissioner to be in Greece, which has lived through so much these past years – and I kept my promise: It’s the 4th time...
STATEMENT/14/2723  16-12-2014 - Speaking Points of First Vice-President Frans Timmermans, Presentation of the 2015 Commission Work Programme to the European Parliament 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Strasbourg, 16 December 2014 [Check against delivery] In the elections we heard people across the Union tell us they want change. They want Europe to act where it makes a difference. They want it to improve their lives.
IP/14/2660  15-12-2014 - EU Investment Offensive: Vice-President Katainen kicks off investment roadshow 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 15 December 2014 European Commission Vice-President Jyrki Katainen, responsible for Jobs, Growth, Investment and Competitiveness, today launched a 28-country roadshow to promote the EU Investment Plan, worth more than €300 billion, and to explain the new opportunities open to governments, investors, businesses, as well...
IP/14/2601  12-12-2014 - European Commission adopts first equivalence decision for the purposes of credit risk weighting Regulation (EU) No 575/2013 
European Commission - - Press release European Commission Brussels, 12 December 2014 Today, the Commission adopted its first 'equivalence' decision for the purposes of credit risk weighting under Regulation (EU) No 575/2013 ('Capital Requirements Regulation'). It establishes a list of third countries whose supervisory and regulatory arrangements the EU considers equivalent.
MEMO/14/2625  12-12-2014 - Implementing Act on Equivalence under Regulation (EU) No 575/2013 (CRR) – Frequently asked questions 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 12 December 2014 1. Why do we need this Implementing Decision? The 'Capital Requirements Regulation' (CRR) (Regulation (EU) No 575/2013) sets out that certain categories of exposures to entities located in third countries (including central governments) can benefit from more favourable prudential treatment[1].
SPEECH/14/2631  12-12-2014 - Investing in Long-Term Europe: Re-Launching Fixed, Network and Social Infrastructure. 
European Commission - European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Rome, 12 December 2014 Pierre Moscovici, Commissioner for Economic and Financial Affairs, Taxation and Customs Conference  "Investing in Long-Term Europe: Re-Launching Fixed, Network and Social Infrastructure" Ladies and gentlemen, dear Colleagues, It is a real pleasure for me to speak in front...
SPEECH/14/2626  12-12-2014 - Building to last: boosting long-term investment in Europe 
European Commission - European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Rome, 12 December 2014 Jonathan HILL - Commissioner responsible for Financial Stability, Financial Services and Capital Markets Union Conference on Investing in Long-Term Europe: Re-Launching Fixed, Network and Social Infrastructure   Buongiorno, signore e signori.
IP/14/2602  12-12-2014 - Commissioner Moscovici signs Memorandum of Understanding on Macro-Financial Assistance for Georgia 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 11 December 2014 Georgia can count on continuing support from the European Union. Pierre Moscovici, the European Commissioner for Economic and Financial Affairs, Taxation and Customs, today signed the Memorandum of Understanding for a €46 million Macro-Financial Assistance (MFA) programme to Georgia.