Commission explores EU-wide crowdfunding project to finance recovery

By |april 29th, 2020|banking regulation, COVID-19, crowdfunding, News|

The European Commission has held initial talks with various platforms involved in crowdfunding and proposed to lead a joint EU-wide crowdfunding campaign to help some of the most affected groups by the coronavirus pandemic, according to an internal doc...

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Leak: Capitals call for ‘ambitious’ use of bank regulation to help with coronavirus

By |april 9th, 2020|banking regulation, COVID-19, News|

EU governments want the European Commission and regulators to take an “ambitious” approach when interpreting the flexibility of banking rules in the coronavirus period, to ensure that money flows to the real economy, according to a draft statement seen by EURACTIV.com.

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Dombrovskis: EU’s fiscal rules are flexible for impact of coronavirus

By |februar 26th, 2020|banking regulation, capital requirements directive, coronavirus, Greece, Italy, News, Valdis Dombrovskis, winter package|

The European Commission will be "flexible" with Italy and other member states affected by the coronavirus when assessing their efforts to balance their public accounts, European Commission vice-president Valdis Dombrovskis said in an interview.

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BNP Paribas: a rudderless juggernaut?

By |oktober 4th, 2018|banking regulation, banking scandals, Banks, BNP Paribas, Danske Bank, Latvia, Lithuania, News|

In a thorough and critical documentary, two filmmakers raise questions about the disproportionate power of BNP Paribas, one of Europe’s largest banks. The documentary is a case study calling into question the credibility of European banking regulation. EURACTIV France reports.

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Estonia admits over €1 trillion were laundered in the country in 2008-2017

By |oktober 4th, 2018|banking regulation, Banking union, Danske Bank, Estonia, money laundering, News|

Banks doing business in Estonia, which has been at the centre of a money-laundering scandal involving Danske Bank, handled more than $1 trillion in cross-border flows between 2008 and 2017, according to the country's central bank.

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Money launderers are taking EU to the cleaners, experts say

By |oktober 1st, 2018|banking regulation, Banking union, Cyprus, Danske Bank, Latvia, money laundering, News, Panama Papers, Pilatus Bank, Russia|

EU nations may boast the world's most stringent anti-money laundering rules, but recent scandals show that criminals are good at exploiting the bloc's Achilles' heel: a patent lack of coordination.

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Bulgarian presidency seeks to ease new rules on foreign banks

By |februar 23rd, 2018|banking crisis, banking regulation, Brexit, Bulgarian Presidency, News|

The European Union has been urged by its Bulgarian presidency to ease proposed new regulations on foreign banks within the block to bring them in line with US requirements, EU documents showed yesterday (22 February).

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Regulating finance: What future for Europe after the US elections?

By |julij 4th, 2017|banking regulation, COVEA, Dodd-Franck Act, finance regulation, insurance industry, News, Solvency Directive, Trump Administration, zurich|

Efforts to strengthen risk management in the banking and insurance sector were stepped up in the wake of the 2008 financial crash.

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