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.
MEMO/14/512  01-09-2014 - Statement by the European Commission, the European Insurance and Occupational Pensions Authority and the Romanian Financial Supervision Authority on the independent assessment of the Romanian insurance sector 
European Commission - European Commission MEMO Brussels, 1 September 2014 The European Commission (EC), the European Insurance and Occupational Pensions Authority (EIOPA) and the Romanian Financial Supervision Authority (ASF) agreed on the key elements for an assessment by independent third parties of the Romanian insurance sector.
IP/14/917  11-08-2014 - Commission presses car rental companies to stop discriminatory practices against consumers 
European Commission - European Press release Brussels, 11 August 2014 Commission The European Commission is today making public a letter which was sent recently to the CEOs of six international car rental companies which offer their services to consumers in all Member States of the European Union.
MEMO/14/505  08-08-2014 - Main findings of the review reports on the European System of Financial Supervision 
European Commission - European Commission MEMO Brussels, 8 August 2014 The European Commission today adopted the review reports on the European System of Financial Supervision (ESFS), consisting of a report on the operation of the European Supervisory Authorities (ESAs) – the European Banking Authority (EBA), the European Insurance and Occupational Pensions Authority (EIOPA),...
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).
MEMO/14/502  31-07-2014 - Single Euro Payments Area (SEPA) – frequently asked questions 
European Commission - European Commission MEMO Brussels, 31 July 2014 The Single Euro Payments Area (SEPA) creates a true European Single Market for retail payments in euro where transfers, direct debits and payments between Member States are as easy and fast as the equivalent domestic transactions.
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...
IP/14/844  17-07-2014 - EU countries are dismantling barriers to the European Single Market 
European Commission - European Commission Press release Brussels, 17 July 2014 Since last summer, EU countries have stepped up their efforts to make it easier to live, work or do business in another EU country, according to the latest edition of the Single Market Scoreboard released by the European Commission today.
IP/14/832  15-07-2014 - Making the most of Europe's traditional know-how: Commission launches public consultation on the protection of geographical indications for non-agricultural products 
European Commission - European Commission Press release Brussels/Strasbourg, 15 July 2014 The European Commission has today launched a Green Paper consultation on a possible extension of geographical indication protection to non-agricultural products.
IP/14/831  15-07-2014 - European Commission to tackle unfair practices in the food supply chain 
European Commission - Press release Brussels/Strasbourg, 15 July 2014 European Commission The European Commission has today adopted a communication encouraging Member States to look for ways to improve protection of small food producers and retailers against the unfair practices of their sometimes much stronger trading partners.