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06-05-2015 - 13:45

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Economic Dialogue and exchange of views with Michel Sapin, French Minister of Finance - 07.05.2015, 9.00 - 10.30

06-05-2015 - 18:04
French minister of finance

French Minister of Finance, Michel Sapin will participate in an Economic Dialogue and exchange of views in ECON on 7 May. Minister Sapin will present his views on latest economic developments for France and the recent publication of the 2015 National Reform Programme (NRP) and Stability Programme (SP) to be examined by the Commission. He will detail the measures France plans to implement in order to comply with the EDP recommendation to put an end to the excessive deficit in 2017.

The meeting will take place on 7 May 2015, 9.00 - 10.30 in Brussels room PHS 3C050 and will be web streamed.

Exchange of views with Timothy G. Massad, Chairman of U.S. CFTC - 6.05.2015, 14.15–15.30

29-04-2015 - 12:41
Chairman of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC)

The Chairman of the U.S.  Commodity Futures Trading Commission, Timothy G. Massad will appear in ECON for an exchange of views on the 6th May. The discussion will focus on Global derivatives reform, in particular the EU equivalence regarding central counterparts (CCPs) and trading platforms, and on benchmarks regulation.

Exchange of views will take on 6 May 2015, 14.15 - 15.30 in Brussels room PHS 3C050 and will be web streamed.

EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT (EP) – Open call for tender for the provision of external expertise in the field of banking supervision and resolution ("Expert Panel on Banking Union")

13-04-2015 - 13:37

The EP's Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs (ECON) and especially the Banking Union Working Group (BUWG) established by ECON seeks independent expert advice in the field of banking supervision and resolution. The chosen experts will be asked to regularly contribute to the preparations of the hearings in the framework of the Single Supervisory Mechanism and the Single Resolution Mechanism as well as for any other purpose arising from the on-going works of the BUWG. The expertise will be requested in the form of the written papers and related services as appropriate. The official call for tender notice can be found in the Official Journal of the EU. The tender documents can be downloaded at closing date for the submission of tenders is 21 May 2015.

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Updating payment service rules: MEPs do deal with the Council

ECON 05-05-2015 - 18:31

EU rules on payment services would be updated to improve security, widen consumer choice and keep pace with innovation under an informal deal struck by Economic and Monetary Affairs Committee MEPs and the Latvian Presidency of the Council on Tuesday. The updated rules aim to stimulate competition to provide payment services and foster innovative payment methods, especially for online payment services. They still need to be endorsed by Parliament as a whole and the Council. (Lees meer)


Parliament, Council start negotiations on investment fund

BUDG ECON 23-04-2015 - 14:01

Negotiators of the European Parliament and the Council opened negotiations on the European Fund for Strategic Investments (EFSI) on Wednesday. (Lees meer)


Strategic Investment Fund: committees back Juncker Plan, but not programme cuts

ECON BUDG 20-04-2015 - 18:14

A negotiating brief on the “Juncker” plan for a European Fund for Strategic Investments (EFSI) to guarantee growth and job-creating investment was backed by the Budgets and Economic and Monetary Affairs committees on Monday evening. But MEPs contested plans to feed the fund from the EU research and transport investment budgets, and called for more parliamentary control over its leadership and goals. (Lees meer)


Commission's economic decision making needs to become more neutral, say MEPs

ECON 14-04-2015 - 15:29

The European Commission’s economic decision-making needs to become more neutral, MEPs said in an Economic and Monetary Affairs Committee debate with Commission Vice-President for the euro Valdis Dombrovskis and Economic and Financial affairs Commissioner Pierre Moscovici on Tuesday. MEPs also voiced concern about the low implementation of the Commission’s country-specific recommendations and asked what it would do about high current account surpluses in Germany and other exporting countries. (Lees meer)

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06-05-2015 - 09:11
ECON Vergadering
05-05-2015 - 09:42
AFCO ECON Vergadering


Welkom bij de Commissie economische en monetaire zaken (ECON). De commissie is verantwoordelijk voor de economische en monetaire unie (EMU), de regelgeving inzake financiële diensten, het vrije verkeer van kapitaal en betalingen, belastingen en mededingingsbeleid, en het internationale financiële stelsel.

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