IP/14/1152  16-10-2014 - Free movement of capital: Commission opens infringement procedure against Hungary on rights of cross-border investors to use agricultural land 
European Commission - European Commission Press release Brussels, 16 October 2014 The European Commission has today decided to formally request Hungary to submit its observations on its legislation terminating certain contractual rights of investors to use agricultural land.
IP/14/1150  16-10-2014 - Gambling services: Commission refers Sweden to Court for lack of compliance with EU law 
European Commission - European Commission Press release Brussels, 16 October 2014 The European Commission has today taken two separate decisions to refer Sweden to the Court of Justice of the EU in relation to Swedish legislation for gambling services.
MEMO/14/589  16-10-2014 - October infringements package: main decisions 
European Commission - European Commission MEMO Brussels, 16 October 2014 October October In its monthly package of infringement decisions, the European Commission is pursuing legal action against Member States for failing to comply properly with their obligations under EU law.
IP/14/1119  10-10-2014 - Commission adopts detailed prudential rules for banks and insurers to stimulate investment in the economy 
European Commission - European Press release Brussels, 10 October 2014 Commission The European Commission has today adopted delegated acts under the Solvency II Directive and the Capital Requirements Regulation which will help promote high quality securitisation, ensure that banks have sufficient liquid assets in testing circumstances and introduce international comparability to leverage ratios.
MEMO/14/580  10-10-2014 - Leverage Ratio Delegated Act: Frequently Asked Questions 
European Commission - European Commission MEMO Brussels, 10 October 2014 See also IP/14/1119 1. What is the leverage ratio? The leverage ratio is defined as Tier 1 capital divided by a non-risk-based measure of an institution’s on- and off-balance sheet items (the “exposure measure”). 2.
MEMO/14/578  10-10-2014 - Solvency II Delegated Act – Frequently asked questions 
European Commission - European Commission MEMO Brussels, 10 October2014 See also IP/14/1119 1. What is Solvency II? Directive 2009/138/EC ('Solvency II'), as amended by Directive 2014/51/EU ('Omnibus II'), introduces economic risk-based capital requirements across all EU Member States for the first time. It replaces 14 existing directives (commonly referred to as 'Solvency I').
IP/14/1060  30-09-2014 - Credit rating agencies: Commission adopts Regulatory Technical Standards to implement stricter new rules 
European Commission - European Commission Press release Brussels, 30 September 2014 The European Commission has today adopted three Regulatory Technical Standards (RTS) needed to implement key provisions of the Regulation on Credit Rating Agencies.
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.
IP/14/1041  25-09-2014 - Bulgaria must allow bank customers to access their money 
European Commission - European Commission Press release Brussels, 25 September 2014 The European Commission is opening infringement proceedings against the Republic of Bulgaria for its failure to correctly transpose Articles 1(3) and 10(1) of Directive 94/19/EC (the Deposit Guarantee Scheme Directive) as well as its failure to comply with the principle of free...