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Michel Barnier: L'Europe en plus

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Langfristige Finanzierung für Infrastrukturvorhaben [Long-term investment for infrastructure] – Article NEW
Michel Barnier: L'Europe en plus 20 Hours, 41 Minutes ago
“We need new instruments that are better suited for long-term financing and especially for infrastructure projects”. Vice-President Barnier explains what the EU has done in this respect. Article by Michel Barnier, Börsen-Zeitung.
Copyright: summary report of the public consultation on the review of the EU copyright rules NEW
Michel Barnier: L'Europe en plus 3 Days, 3 Hours, 3 Minutes ago
The summary report published today provides a qualitative overview of the input received from a wide range of stakeholders, including consumers, rights holders, business and institutional users of copyright works, collective rights management organis...
The right to a basic bank account for all European citizens: Commission welcomes Council adoption NEW
Michel Barnier: L'Europe en plus 3 Days, 3 Hours, 3 Minutes ago
The Directive will foster the creation of a real single market for retail financial services bringing numerous benefits to EU citizens by providing them with a right to a basic payment account irrespective of their place of residence or financial sit...
Single Market Scoreboard: EU countries are dismantling barriers to the European single market NEW
Michel Barnier: L'Europe en plus 1 Week, 2 Days, 3 Hours, 3 Minutes ago
The Scoreboard provides country-specific information and analyses in detail how certain governance tools function and policies are applied in each country. The scope of the Single Market Scoreboard has been extended to two specific policy areas: publ...
Financial crime and cyber security handbook – Foreword NEW
Michel Barnier: L'Europe en plus 1 Week, 3 Days, 3 Hours, 3 Minutes ago
“Strengthening sanctioning regimes against market abuse is one of the key elements of the EU’s financial sector reform”. Foreword by Commissioners Viviane Reding and Michel Barnier...
Commission wants to tackle unfair practices in the food supply chain NEW
Michel Barnier: L'Europe en plus 1 Week, 4 Days, 3 Hours, 3 Minutes ago
The Communication on unfair trading practices (UTPs) in the food supply chain is addressed to stakeholders and Member States.
Green Paper on Geographical Indication protection at EU level for non-agricultural products NEW
Michel Barnier: L'Europe en plus 1 Week, 4 Days, 3 Hours, 3 Minutes ago
The Commission launches public consultation on a possible extension of geographical indication protection to non-agricultural products. Names such as champagne or prosciutto di Parma (Parma ham) that identify agricultural products with specific chara...
Commission recommends principles to ensure effective protection of consumers in the online gambling services sector NEW
Michel Barnier: L'Europe en plus 1 Week, 5 Days, 3 Hours, 3 Minutes ago
The European Commission adopted the Recommendation on principles for the protection of consumers and players of online gambling services and the prevention of minors from gambling.
The Commission launched a public consultation on the potential economic consequences of country-by-country reporting under Directive 2013/36/EU (Capital Requirements Directive or CRD) NEW
Michel Barnier: L'Europe en plus 2 Weeks, 1 Day, 3 Hours, 3 Minutes ago
The purpose of this consultation is to collect information and obtain input from all interested stakeholders on the potential economic consequences of public disclosure by banks and investment firms on a country-by-country basis of their profit and l...
Directive on interconnection of business registers: first set of obligations transposed by Member States NEW
Michel Barnier: L'Europe en plus 2 Weeks, 5 Days, 3 Hours, 3 Minutes ago
As of today, business registers will also have to make available information on the rules in their national law, according to which third parties can rely on certain company documents.
Vice-President Barnier welcomes Court of Auditors’ special report: “European banking supervision taking shape – EBA and its changing context” NEW
Michel Barnier: L'Europe en plus 3 Weeks, 3 Days, 3 Hours, 3 Minutes ago
“I believe the European Banking Authority’s role in the overall supervisory architecture is crucial. (...) While the establishment of the Banking Union (...) will affect the functioning of the EBA, it does not call into question its exist...
The Commission presents actions to better protect and enforce intellectual property rights NEW
Michel Barnier: L'Europe en plus 3 Weeks, 4 Days, 3 Hours, 3 Minutes ago
The European Commission adopted today two communications – an Action Plan to address infringements of intellectual property rights in the EU and a Strategy for the protection and enforcement of intellectual property rights (IPR) in third countr...
Public debt, a key factor in European financial regulation NEW
Michel Barnier: L'Europe en plus 4 Weeks, 17 Hours, 3 Minutes ago
“The fight against all levels of excessive debt – by governments, households, businesses or the financial sector – was a major focus of this Commission’s mandate”. Speech by Commissioner Barnier at th...
Statement by Commissioner Barnier on Global Derivatives Regulation NEW
Michel Barnier: L'Europe en plus 4 Weeks, 1 Day, 3 Hours, 3 Minutes ago
“Global derivatives markets need worldwide standards and national rules that work together seamlessly. (...) I intend to propose shortly that the European Commission adopt ‘equivalence’ decisions that will allow central counterparty...
New rules to strengthen regulation and transparency of remuneration in banks and investment firms in the EU NEW
Michel Barnier: L'Europe en plus 4 Weeks, 2 Days, 3 Hours, 3 Minutes ago
Today, new EU rules to strengthen regulation and transparency of remuneration in banks and investment firms in the European Union have entered into force. The new rules relate to the identification of categories of staff whose professional activities...
A New Deal for European Defence: Commission proposes industrial action plan NEW
Michel Barnier: L'Europe en plus 1 Month, 1 Day, 17 Hours, 3 Minutes ago
The European Commission has today presented a roadmap for measures to strengthen the Single Market for defence, to promote a more competitive defence industry and to foster synergies between civil and military research.
Social entrepreneurship: new standard to measure social impact NEW
Michel Barnier: L'Europe en plus 1 Month, 4 Days, 21 Hours, 3 Minutes ago
A new standard to allow social enterprises of all sizes to better measure and demonstrate their social impact and so help them in their discussions with partners, investors, and public sector funders has been published by the European Commission.
Public consultation on the contributions of credit institutions to resolution financing arrangements NEW
Michel Barnier: L'Europe en plus 1 Month, 5 Days, 7 Hours, 3 Minutes ago
The European Commission launched today a consultation on the contributions of credit institutions to resolution financing arrangements under the Bank Recovery and Resolution Directive and the Single Resolution Mechanism. Input is requested on key ele...
An ambitious three-pronged economic policy that benefits both France and Europe NEW
Michel Barnier: L'Europe en plus 1 Month, 1 Week, 7 Hours, 3 Minutes ago
“We will not repair our economy by putting back barriers within the single market, or by playing France’s interests against the interests of other EU countries. True protection is not found in protectionism. It is found in investment and...
Anti-Money Laundering: Commissioner Barnier welcomes progress in Council NEW
Michel Barnier: L'Europe en plus 1 Month, 1 Week, 17 Hours, 3 Minutes ago
“The agreement in Council today represents an important step towards the adoption of stronger rules to combat money laundering and terrorist financing”. Statement by Commissioner Barnier.