IP/14/1229  30-10-2014 - European Commission assesses economic consequences of country-by-country reporting requirements set out in Capital Requirements Directive 
European Commission - Press release Brussels, 30 October 2014 European Commission Today the Commission adopted a report containing a general assessment of the economic consequences of country-by-country reporting (CBCR) by banks and investment firms under Article 89 of Directive 2013/36/EU (CRD IV).
IP/14/1228  30-10-2014 - First 'equivalence' decisions for central counterparty regulatory regimes adopted today 
European Commission - European Commission Press release Brussels, 30 October 2014 The European Commission has today adopted its first 'equivalence' decisions for the regulatory regimes of central counterparties (CCPs) in Australia, Hong Kong, Japan and Singapore.
IP/14/1209  28-10-2014 - Commission welcomes improved situation for clients of car rental companies 
European Commission - European Press release Brussels, 28 October 2014 Commission On 8 August, the European Commission made public a letter sent to the CEOs of six international car rental companies, asking them to end practices preventing consumers from accessing best available prices on the basis of their country of residence (IP/14/917).
STATEMENT/14/336  26-10-2014 - Safer banks serving the economy: the European Commission welcomes the publication of the results of the EU-wide stress test by the European Banking Authority and the comprehensive assessment by the European Central Bank 
European Commission - European Commission Statement Brussels, 26 October 2014 Since the onset of the financial crisis, major improvements in the EU regulatory framework, the level and quality of banks' capital and supervision have considerably strengthened the resilience of European banks.
IP/14/1185  21-10-2014 - European Commission proposes ratification of Marrakesh Treaty to facilitate access to books for visually impaired persons 
European Commission - Press release Brussels, 21 October 2014 European Commission The Commission has today proposed the ratification, on behalf of the European Union, of the Marrakesh Treaty to Facilitate Access to Published Works for Persons who are Blind, Visually Impaired, or otherwise Print Disabled.
MEMO/14/597  21-10-2014 - Delegated Act on ex-ante contributions to the resolution financing arrangements under the Bank Recovery and Resolution Directive (BRRD): Frequently Asked Questions 
European Commission - European Commission MEMO Brussels/Strasbourg, 21 October 2014 1. What are resolution funds and what are they for? The Commission has implemented an ambitious financial regulation agenda (MEMO/14/244) to better regulate, supervise and govern the financial sector so that banks are more resilient to shocks in the future.
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.