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European Venture Capital Funds in tax havens NEW
Grahnlaw Suomi Finland 1 Year, 9 Months, 3 Weeks, 1 Day, 4 Hours, 12 Minutes ago
We have the (first) Single Market Act (SMA I) COM(2011) 206 (in 22 EU languages, in English), the background blog entry European Council and Single Market Act I and the report from the EU Commission to the European Council 18-19 October 2012 about th...
Europeiska riskkapitalfonder i skatteparadis NEW
Grahnlaw Suomi Finland 1 Year, 9 Months, 3 Weeks, 2 Days, 4 Hours, 25 Minutes ago
Som bakgrund har vi (den första) inremarknadsakten KOM(2011) 206, blogginlägget European Council and Single Market Act I och EU-kommissionens rapport till Europeiska rådet den 18-19 oktober 2012 om genomförandet av tillväxt- och sysselsättnings...
Stocks And Commodities Trade Lower On The Exhaustion Of The World Central Banks’ Monetary Authority And Inability To Stimulate Global Trade … Greeks Strike In Front Of Likely Parliament Approval Of Troika’s Third Austerity Vote … Hollande Lurches Right A NEW
EconomicReview Journal 1 Year, 9 Months, 3 Weeks, 4 Days, 9 Hours, 12 Minutes ago
Financial market report for Monday November 5, 2012 Introduction Finviz charts show Stocks, VT, and Commodities, DBC, trade lower on exhaustion of the world central banks’ monetary authority, and on inability to stimulate global trade and their ina...
Fitch Finds a Tough Crowd in Ankara NEW
New Europe - WSJ 1 Year, 9 Months, 3 Weeks, 4 Days, 19 Hours, 22 Minutes ago
Turkey’s credit rating just got a long sought-after bump up to investment-grade, but the ratings firms still won’t get any love from the government.
Connaissez-vous les travaux en cours du Parlement européen en faveur d'une véritable Union économique et monétaire ? NEW
Regards citoyens 1 Year, 9 Months, 3 Weeks, 4 Days, 21 Hours, 12 Minutes ago
Le 20 novembre prochain, le Parlement européen réuni en session plénière, sera invité à voter une résolution d'initiative relative à l'approfondissement de l'Union économique et monétaire. Il débattra sur la base de troi...
Banques, avouez vos pêchés ! NEW
Euros du Village 1 Year, 9 Months, 3 Weeks, 5 Days, 2 Hours, 44 Minutes ago
L'eurodéputé Philippe Lamberts (écologiste belge), qui participe aux négociations européennes sur la législation bancaire, a décidé de pointer les vices des banques européennes (gourmandise, avarice...) dans un nouveau site. Avec ce site sim...
Romania’s Monetary Policy in Federal Europe NEW
The Worden Report 1 Year, 9 Months, 3 Weeks, 5 Days, 19 Hours, 32 Minutes ago
Sometimes monetary policy and federalism can interact in interesting ways. To grasp a particular relation, such as that of Romania in the European Union, it is first necessary to keep in mind that monetary policy is not federalism and vice versa. An...
Stability bonds (Eurobonds) NEW
Library of the European Parliament's Blog 1 Year, 9 Months, 3 Weeks, 5 Days, 20 Hours, 34 Minutes ago
The euro area sovereign debt crisis has revived the debate on the common issuance of sovereign bonds in the eurozone. The introduction of such stability bonds (or Eurobonds) is seen by some policy makers and experts as a solution to the crisis. It wo...
Polish Banks Seen Tightening Credit NEW
New Europe - WSJ 1 Year, 9 Months, 3 Weeks, 5 Days, 20 Hours, 39 Minutes ago
The Polish central bank expects the country's commercial banks to tighten lending conditions further for consumers and businesses in the fourth quarter because of a deterioration in both the economic outlook and their portfolios.
Broker Rochdale versenkt sich mit einer Spekulation auf Apple NEW
Egghat's not so micro blog 1 Year, 9 Months, 3 Weeks, 5 Days, 22 Hours, 30 Minutes ago
Krass. Ein einziger (angeblich) nicht genehmigter Trade auf steigende Apple-Kurse soll Rochdale Securities an den Abgrund gebracht haben. Anderen Quellen zufolge war es eine Fehleingabe. Aber davon ab: Wie wär’s einfach mal mit etwas mehr Eige...
Lesehinweis: Bankkunden zwischen Disruption und Tradition NEW
Blick Log 1 Year, 9 Months, 3 Weeks, 6 Days, 9 Hours, 41 Minutes ago
In der Hektik der verkürzten Arbeitswoche und der Ruhe der Tage danach, habe ich glatt den Lesehinweis auf meine Kolumne vergessen. Es geht dabei um einen Begriff, den Startups und vor allem ihre Investoren lieben: Disruption. Auf der Jagd nach dem...
Clearinghouses Profit as Too Big To Fail NEW
The Worden Report 1 Year, 9 Months, 3 Weeks, 6 Days, 13 Hours, 13 Minutes ago
According to Gretchen Morgenson of the New York Times, “failing to confront the too-big-to-fail question is a serious oversight.” Lest it be assumed that the financial reform law passed in 2010 after the financial crisis of 2008 makes it less pro...
Le regard de Patrick Arthus sur les mythes et la réalité de la finance NEW
Regards citoyens 1 Year, 9 Months, 3 Weeks, 6 Days, 23 Hours, 50 Minutes ago
Eminent spécialiste en économie internationale et en politique monétaire, Patrick Artus, chef économiste de Natixis, professeur à la Sorbonne et membre du Conseil d'analyse économique près le Premier ministre, ne cesse de donner des clefs...
”At være eller ikke være – med i Bankunionen” NEW
Europa 3.0 1 Year, 9 Months, 4 Weeks, 1 Day, 18 Hours, 34 Minutes ago
  - refleksioner fra en bankunion-konference Kommissionens forslag til fælles banktilsyn og bankunionen har været meget omtalt i medierne. Opmærksomheden har været koncentreret om nogle danske krav om, at Danmark skal have samme indflydelse som...
Deutschland hat eine Bank von Weltruf. Berühmt berüchtigt. NEW
Die wunderbare Welt der Wirtschaft 1 Year, 9 Months, 4 Weeks, 1 Day, 23 Hours, 49 Minutes ago
und wie üblich, wenn es etwas aus Deutschland Weltruf hat, zittert die Welt davor (außer vielleicht vor deutschem Bier ;-) ). Dieses Mal zittert die Welt vor der Deutschen Bank, die es unter die vier gefährlichsten Banken der Welt geschafft hat.
Undvik fällorna med kortavgifter NEW
Europabloggen 1 Year, 9 Months, 4 Weeks, 2 Days, 1 Hour, 33 Minutes ago
Risken är stor att konsumenterna blir de stora förlorarna när kostnaderna vid kortbetalningar ska regleras i EU.
Russian Bourse Considers Adding Eggs to Its Basket NEW
New Europe - WSJ 1 Year, 10 Months, 8 Hours, 35 Minutes ago
Market players in Russia may soon be able to turn to a St. Petersburg bourse to dabble in a different kind of trade: hen-egg futures.
Turkey’s Erdogan Hints at ‘Lira Zone’ NEW
New Europe - WSJ 1 Year, 10 Months, 12 Hours, 25 Minutes ago
Turkish news outlets are fizzing with debate about the possibility of a lira currency zone, following an ambiguous comment from Turkey’s outspoken Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan.
No Time for SNB to Rest on Its Laurels NEW
WSJ: The Eurocrisis 1 Year, 10 Months, 12 Hours, 48 Minutes ago
The Swiss National Bank can't afford to relax, writes columnist Nicholas Hastings.
What Links the Euro and Chinese Rates? NEW
WSJ: The Eurocrisis 1 Year, 10 Months, 13 Hours, 29 Minutes ago
Analysts at Bank of America Merrill Lynch have unearthed a real left-field connection, writes columnist David Cottle. They say the monthly, rolling correlation between five-year Chinese swap rates and the EUR/USD pair has jumped to 83% between 2011 a...
Swiss and German Economic Indicators, Update November 1 NEW
SNB & CHF: A beleaguered central bank in the dangerous world of 1 Year, 10 Months, 13 Hours, 38 Minutes ago
Euro Crisis Has Affected Germany, Switzerland Still Immune    Most Recent Events The Swiss SVME PMI has risen from 43.9 to 46.1. This PMI that is dominated by machinery exporters. As opposed to the chemical industry, they were not innovative e...
Ein echter (Finanz-) JONGLEUR erklärt die Börse NEW
Blick Log 1 Year, 10 Months, 23 Hours, 23 Minutes ago
Heute ist Feiertag (Allerheiligen) in vielen Bundesländern, so auch hier in NRW. In Hessen wird allerdings gearbeitet, so auch an der Börse. Wie man diesen Handel einmal auf eine originelle Art erklären kann, zeigt Christoph Rummel von event jongl...
Romania to Sell Bonds With New Euro Deal NEW
New Europe - WSJ 1 Year, 10 Months, 1 Day, 8 Hours, 6 Minutes ago
Romania is seeking to raise funds in the European bond market with its first new euro deal since June last year, in a transaction likely to cost the country only slightly more than what Spain is paying for debt of a similar maturity.
Barclays Bank speculation (Prowse and Rubinstein strike again) NEW
Political Scrapbook 1 Year, 10 Months, 1 Day, 9 Hours, 38 Minutes ago
While the bank were fined £290m for manipulating LIBOR rates, they can sleep easy having trousered a whopping £500m through food commodity speculation. Good to see Revolution Will Be Televised stars Heydon Prowse and Jolyon Rubinstein having yet mo...
The good old days – when banking was simpler… for some NEW
MHP Blog 1 Year, 10 Months, 1 Day, 12 Hours, 17 Minutes ago
Many argue that the banking system no longer has integrity and reminisce of past times when the banks were everyone’s old reliable; you pop into your local bank for some friendly advice and a cup of tea. Well, you could if you had sufficient funds...
Chart of the week: Funding costs are coming down NEW
Bruegel blog 1 Year, 10 Months, 3 Days, 12 Hours, 8 Minutes ago
Authors: Carlos De Sousa, Guntram B. WolffAt the end of July when sovereign yields of the troubled euro area economies were reaching a peak, we highlighted in a chart of the week the Emergency on funding costs for sovereigns, financial and non-financ...
EU Banking Union squeezed by Franco-German interests NEW
The New Federalist 1 Year, 10 Months, 3 Days, 13 Hours, 36 Minutes ago
After the European summit of 18-19 October a two-folded conclusion can be drawn: the European banking union has been put forward and nations' interests still diverge. After a night of discussion, as usual at these summit, European leaders agreed to e...
Finanzmärkte in Emergenzen denken (II): Agenten-basierte Simulation NEW
Blick Log 1 Year, 10 Months, 3 Days, 23 Hours, 46 Minutes ago
Täglich versuchen uns ja “Experten” die Finanzmärkte bzw. die Aktivitäten auf diesen Märkten zu erklären. Die meisten dieser Erklärungen haben eher anekdotischen Charakter, weil sie im Nachhinein mit kluger und manchmal bewusst komplizierte...
Conference on Financial Stability, the Single Market and Growth (19.11.2012, Brussels) NEW
Michel Barnier: L'Europe en plus 1 Year, 10 Months, 4 Days, 1 Hour, 16 Minutes ago
On 19 November 2012 the European Commission is hosting a high level conference on the progress underway to ensure the safety and stability of the EU financial sector, to reinforce the Single Market, and to help promote economic growth. Commissioner B...
Germany Restricts High-Frequency Trading, Chicago Fed Recommends Same NEW
The Commission of Ideas 1 Year, 10 Months, 4 Days, 4 Hours, 41 Minutes ago
WSJ Article: Germany to Tap Brakes on High Frequency TradingNYT Article: Germany Act to Increase Limits on High Speed TradesLate last month, New York Times and WSJ reported on Germany's intention to restrict High Frequency Trading.  High Frequen...
So what became of Iceland? NEW
The Euros 1 Year, 10 Months, 4 Days, 4 Hours, 42 Minutes ago
As summer fades into autumn, between their daily siestas and with a lump in their throat after flicking through the newspaper and finding yet more company and risk premiums, the Spanish should take the time to consider what has become of Iceland, tha...
‘Banker-bashing is like child abuse’ says PM’s favourite entrepreneur NEW
Political Scrapbook 1 Year, 10 Months, 5 Days, 10 Hours, 9 Minutes ago
A banker singled out by David Cameron for praise in his party conference speech has claimed that criticism of bankers is comparable to child abuse. made the bizarre and shocking comparison between the treatment of bankers after the financial crash,...
Lawmakers Soften Investment Rules NEW
Real Time Brussels - WSJ 1 Year, 10 Months, 6 Days, 6 Hours, 47 Minutes ago
The European Parliament has shied away from tougher rules on selling financial products.
Russia’s Massive Capital Outflow Has Silver Lining NEW
New Europe - WSJ 1 Year, 10 Months, 6 Days, 8 Hours, 42 Minutes ago
Capital outflows are usually deemed to be a negative development for any economy, but in Russia’s case they help avoid economic overheating and are natural considering the country’s poor business climate, Russia's finance ministry and the Interna...
Euro’s Banking Union Is Iffy to Central Europe NEW
New Europe - WSJ 1 Year, 10 Months, 6 Days, 10 Hours, 14 Minutes ago
Four central European countries outside the euro zone share a concern that, through a planned banking union, the European Union’s single-currency block could impose rules on them that would lead to a loss of control over their financial sectors.
Wunschanalyse Naspers Ltd. NEW
Blick Log 1 Year, 10 Months, 6 Days, 10 Hours, 36 Minutes ago
Herzlich Willkommen zu unserer Wunschanalyse in Zusammenarbeit mit Stephan Heibel vom Heibel-Ticker.de Börsenbrief (www.heibel-ticker.de) und Terrell Trowbridge von LRT-Finanzresearch.de. Unsere Mitglieder haben sich diese Woche eine Analyse der Akt...
Peut-on superviser les banques sans argent ? NEW
Telos 1 Year, 10 Months, 6 Days, 12 Hours, 2 Minutes ago
Avec quel budget l’Autorité bancaire européenne (ABE) – European Banking Authority – a-t-elle fonctionné depuis son entrée en fonction en janvier 2011 ? La réponse est : 20 millions d’euros, soit à peu près 8 fois moins, par...
Strengere regels voor financiële markten, aanpak voedselspeculatie onvoldoende NEW
GroenLinks Europa 1 Year, 10 Months, 6 Days, 14 Hours, 25 Minutes ago
Het Europees Parlement stemde vrijdag in met nieuwe regels voor de handel in financiële producten. GroenLinks vindt dit een belangrijke stap richting een stabielere financiële sector en richting betere bescherming van consumenten. GroenLinks-Europa...
The U.S. Sues Bank of America: A Spanking or Slap-on-the-Wrist? NEW
The Worden Report 1 Year, 10 Months, 1 Week, 1 Hour, 44 Minutes ago
In late October 2012, federal prosecutors in New York formally accused Bank of America of “carrying out a scheme, started by its Countrywide Financial unit, that defrauded government-backed mortgage agencies by churning out loans at a rapid pace wi...
Banks Healthier? NEW
French Politics: Europe 1 Year, 10 Months, 1 Week, 6 Hours, 50 Minutes ago
European banks may have begun their recovery since the ECB introduced its Outright Monetary Transactions. Private investors seem to have taken Draghi's action as a signal that Eurobanks will not be allowed to fail and have tentatively re-entered the...
Moviments en els mercats d'instruments financers. Prou estafes, com les preferents! NEW
Raul Romeva (MEP) 1 Year, 10 Months, 1 Week, 10 Hours, 22 Minutes ago
Demà el Parlament Europeu votarà la directiva MiFID II sobre la regulació dels instruments financers i la regulació dels derivats OTC. Aquesta peça legislativa és de gran importància a l'hora de posar...
Rapports Ferber: Marchés d’instruments financiers (MiFID/R) NEW
Robert Goebbels 1 Year, 10 Months, 1 Week, 10 Hours, 51 Minutes ago
  120 secondes pour apporter l’accord de mon Groupe aux compromis trouvés. La législation proposée donnera d’abord plus de transparence, plus de possibilités d’intervention au régulateur européen et aux régulateurs natio...
Svensk krisfond ska inte rädda EU-banker NEW
Europabloggen 1 Year, 10 Months, 1 Week, 1 Day, 10 Hours, 44 Minutes ago
Gunnar Hökmark (M) underkänner kommissionens förslag om att banker i Europa ska ta betala för varandras skulder.
Hans-Peter MARTIN: Schatten(bank)wirtschaft bereits 51 Billionen Euro NEW
Raetischer Bote - Nachrichten aus einer europäischen Provinz 1 Year, 10 Months, 1 Week, 2 Days, 17 Hours, 10 Minutes ago
Regulierung des Megabereichs "Schattenbanken" soll auf den Sankt-Nimmerleinstag verschoben werden / Einfluss der Finanz-Lobbyisten unübersehbar / Besorgt Britischer Parlamentarier das Geschäft der "City of London"?  [Rätischer Bote] LINK ➨...
Hans-Peter MARTIN: Europaparlamentarier als Bankenlobbyisten - Schatten(bank)wirtschaft um 51 Billionen Euro NEW
Heimat✔ P.olitik✔ M.enschen✔ 1 Year, 10 Months, 1 Week, 2 Days, 17 Hours, 35 Minutes ago
City of London skyline from London City Hall via WikimediaRegulierung des Megabereichs "Schattenbanken" soll auf den Sankt-Nimmerleinstag verschoben werden / Einfluss der Finanz-Lobbyisten unübersehbar / Besorgt Britischer Parlamentarier das Geschä...
Es wäre ja echt ein Joke, wenn Gold auch nur Papier wäre ... NEW
Egghat's not so micro blog 1 Year, 10 Months, 1 Week, 3 Days, 3 Hours, 16 Minutes ago
Also dass das Bundesbank Gold (Wert: 130 Mrd.) gar nicht in New York oder Fort Knox liegt, sondern zwischendrin mal “verloren” gegangen ist und seit 4 Jahrzehnten nur noch auf dem Papier steht … (wobei nur etwa die Hälfte in den US...
The financial transaction tax faithful march on NEW
Brussels Blog (Financial Times) 1 Year, 10 Months, 1 Week, 3 Days, 7 Hours, 27 Minutes ago
Tomorrow will mark another milestone in the long meandering path towards a international financial transaction tax, otherwise known as the Tobin tax. What exactly will happen? Well the European Commission, the EU’s executive arm, will approve a...
La supervision des banques aura bien lieu en 2013 NEW
Euros du Village 1 Year, 10 Months, 1 Week, 3 Days, 8 Hours ago
Finalement, le Conseil européen du 18 octobre n'aura pas changé le consensus trouvé en juin dernier : l'union bancaire sera bien mise en oeuvre en 2013, ce qui veut dire que toutes les banques de l'Eurozone pourront être supervisées par la BCE (...
Sommet européen : Accord sur l’union bancaire NEW
Le blog du bureau de Bruxelles (France 2) 1 Year, 10 Months, 1 Week, 3 Days, 11 Hours, 58 Minutes ago
Les 27 chefs d’Etat et de gouvernement réunis à Bruxelles ont travaillé jusqu’au milieu de la nuit. Ils sont parvenus à un accord sur l’union bancaire.
Schwarzer Montag vor 25 Jahren und typischer Handlungscycle nach einem Crash NEW
Blick Log 1 Year, 10 Months, 1 Week, 4 Days, 37 Minutes ago
New York Times am Tag danach vom 20.10.1987 (Quelle: flickr/Usonia) Handelsblatt, FTD und andere Medien haben in diesen Tagen an den Börsencrash am 19. Oktober 1987 gedacht (siehe unten). Ich bin zwar etwas später dran, weil ich diesen Artikel auf...
Should Citi Be Broken Up or “Prodded”? NEW
The Worden Report 1 Year, 10 Months, 1 Week, 4 Days, 6 Hours, 6 Minutes ago
In 2011, the office of the special inspector general for the Troubled Asset Relief Program published a report on the aid provided to Citigroup by the U.S. Government during the financial crisis of 2008. “Unless and until an institution such as Citi...
EU Summit: Another Plan to Plan NEW
Euro area debt crisis 1 Year, 10 Months, 1 Week, 5 Days, 14 Hours, 1 Minute ago
German Chancellor Angela Merkel set the stage for this EU summit by stating “this is not a summit where we will make decisions, but we will prepare decisions for December.” Unlike other EU summits in recent years, this one didn’t occur against...
Discours du Comissaire européen Michel Barnier sur l'Union Bancaire et le Marché Unique après le Conseil européen (La Haye, le 19 octobre 2012) NEW
Regards citoyens 1 Year, 10 Months, 1 Week, 5 Days, 15 Hours, 21 Minutes ago
Monsieur le Ministre, Mesdames et Messieurs les Parlementaires, Mesdames et Messieurs, Je voudrais tout d'abord remercier le Ministère de l'économie pour l'organisation de cette conférence consacrée aux 20 ans du marché uniq...
In ce lume traim? NEW
Contributors 1 Year, 10 Months, 1 Week, 5 Days, 17 Hours, 51 Minutes ago
Intr-o lume care a scapat complet fraiele. Si acum merge haotic, brownian, fara tinta si obiective. Unde o vrea Domnul. Vrajitorul a iesit din cutia magica si, se pare, nu mai poate fi oprit. Joaca cu banii Volumul derivativelor financiare a atins de...
FROB is not NAMA NEW
A Fistful of Euros 1 Year, 10 Months, 1 Week, 5 Days, 22 Hours, 29 Minutes ago
The post’s title acts as a self-selection device, since if your interest is piqued by the mention of Spain’s Fondo de Reestructuración Ordenada Bancaria (FROB) or Ireland’s National Asset Management Agency (NAMA), you’re alre...
Vertrauenswürdig? Immer mehr europäische Länder haben Ratingprobleme NEW
EU im Umbruch 1 Year, 10 Months, 1 Week, 6 Days, 50 Minutes ago
Bis vor wenigen Jahren galten sie als eine der sichersten Anlageformen überhaupt: Staatsanleihen von Mitgliedsländern der Europäischen Union. Im Zuge der Eurokrise ist dieses Bild in den letzten Jahren ins Wanken geraten. Welche Folgen sich daraus...
La cintura di castità NEW
Il lato €. 1 Year, 10 Months, 1 Week, 6 Days, 2 Hours, 42 Minutes ago
Il vertice europeo appena concluso è stato un fiasco o un successo per chi sperava in un deciso passo avanti dell’Eurozona verso la stabilità? Difficile dirlo, cantano vittoria tutti, anche chi sta su fronti contrapposti. E’ soddisfatta la tede...
EU summit: Mañana mañana | Editorial NEW
Comment is free (Europe) 1 Year, 10 Months, 1 Week, 6 Days, 2 Hours, 57 Minutes ago
Political fix remains vulnerable to the fiscal equivalent of the next extreme weather event to hit the eurozoneThis year's winner of the Nobel peace prize – that 27-nation bloc known as the EU – appears increasingly to make decisions in the small...
EU-Gipfel | Die Bankenaufsicht - ein Scheinerfolg (The Daily Telegraph, London) NEW
Presseurop Blog (DE) 1 Year, 10 Months, 1 Week, 6 Days, 8 Hours, 26 Minutes ago
Europas Staats- und Regierungschefs haben entschieden, einen weiteren Schritt in Richtung Bankenunion zu gehen, aber viel langsamer als im Juni angekündigt. Wer dafür die Schuld trägt? Die Deutschen, die viel zu zögerlich sind. Mehr....
Lessons from Libor for EMU NEW
The Federal Union blog 1 Year, 10 Months, 1 Week, 6 Days, 8 Hours, 50 Minutes ago
The European Council meeting has reached yet another agreement that will solve the EU’s financial crisis, this time relating to banking supervision.  (Read about it here.)  Mark Twain said something similar about giving up smoking: the EU finds i...
Conselho Europeu | União bancária está a regredir (The Daily Telegraph, Londres) NEW
Presseurop Blogue (PT) 1 Year, 10 Months, 1 Week, 6 Days, 9 Hours, 26 Minutes ago
Os líderes europeus decidiram avançar com a união bancária. Mas muito mais devagar do que o que concordaram no passado mês de junho. A culpa é da procrastinação e timidez da Alemanha, lamenta o correspondente do Daily Telegraph em Bruxelas. V...
A step forward towards a banking and fiscal union NEW
Babel in Brussels 1 Year, 10 Months, 1 Week, 6 Days, 9 Hours, 30 Minutes ago
By Carlo Peano (Live from EU Council Summit)This week’s European Council Summit was not as pressed as the last summit. The financial markets are in a stable situation at this time. Furthermore, rumors that Spain would have asked for a light bailout...
Evropská rada | Bankovní dohled EU - triumf vytáček (The Daily Telegraph, Londýn) NEW
Presseurop Blogy (CZ) 1 Year, 10 Months, 1 Week, 6 Days, 9 Hours, 43 Minutes ago
Lídři EU se rozhodli vytvořit bankovní unii. Ale mnohem pomaleji, než se původně dohodli v červnu. Na vině je německý odklad a nesmělost, odkrývá pomalý postup bruselský zpravodaje listu Daily Telegraph. Více.
Förslag om finansskatt läggs fram NEW
Europabloggen 1 Year, 10 Months, 1 Week, 6 Days, 10 Hours, 16 Minutes ago
EU-kommissionen kommer att lägga ett förslag om en finansiell transaktionsskatt i nästa vecka, bekräftade dess ordförande José Manuel Barroso på fredagen. >>>...
Des banques sous surveillance NEW
Quoi de neuf en Europe 1 Year, 10 Months, 1 Week, 6 Days, 12 Hours, 25 Minutes ago
  Dans un communiqué publié le 18 octobre 2012 , le Conseil...
Banking Supervision is not a Banking Union NEW
European Economic Policy 1 Year, 10 Months, 1 Week, 6 Days, 12 Hours, 41 Minutes ago
At 4 a.m. this morning, heads of government reached an agreement in principle to transfer supervision of banks to the ECB. The details of how far the ECB's powers will go, and how it will relate to the European Banking Authority to and...
Sind Sie für eine Bankenunion in der Eurozone? NEW
Presseurop Blog (DE) 1 Year, 10 Months, 1 Week, 6 Days, 13 Hours, 20 Minutes ago
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Etes-vous favorable à une union bancaire pour la zone euro ? NEW
Presseurop Blogy (CZ) 1 Year, 10 Months, 1 Week, 6 Days, 13 Hours, 59 Minutes ago
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EU summit: What, exactly, was agreed Friday? NEW
Brussels Blog (Financial Times) 1 Year, 10 Months, 1 Week, 6 Days, 14 Hours, 5 Minutes ago
Germany's Angela Merkel, left, and France's François Hollande at the EU summit in Brussels. With the eurozone crisis response slowing to a crawl, Friday’s early-morning agreement setting a timetable for a new single eurozone bank supervi...
Eurozone bank supervision to start next year, EU leaders say NEW
PublicServiceEurope.com editor's blog 1 Year, 10 Months, 1 Week, 6 Days, 14 Hours, 7 Minutes ago
European Union leaders have agreed to work towards completing the legal framework for a single eurozone banking supervisor by the end of this year – with the mechanism due to come in to force some time later in 2013...
Banking union: moving forward or standing still? NEW
Open Europe blog 1 Year, 10 Months, 1 Week, 6 Days, 14 Hours, 26 Minutes ago
Media reports on the outcome of eurozone summit discussions last night are mixed, but there is general theme that eurozone leaders have taken ‘a step closer to banking union’. Looking at the latest conclusions  (see here),we wouldn't quite d...
É favorável a uma união bancária para a zona euro? NEW
Presseurop Blogue (PT) 1 Year, 10 Months, 1 Week, 6 Days, 14 Hours, 44 Minutes ago
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Clock is ticking on European banking union NEW
Bruegel blog 1 Year, 10 Months, 1 Week, 6 Days, 16 Hours, 9 Minutes ago
Authors: Jean Pisani-FerryEuropean leaders are meeting in Brussels almost four months after their previous summit, at the end of June, where they launched a project for European banking union and agreed on direct recapitalisation of banks in crisis-h...
Morning Briefing: Fate of EU Banking Union Plan Eyed NEW
New Europe - WSJ 1 Year, 10 Months, 1 Week, 6 Days, 16 Hours, 34 Minutes ago
The much-anticipated single bank supervisor for the euro area will likely become operational sometime in 2013, European Council president Herman Van Rompuy told reporters Friday following a long meeting among European Union leaders which started Thur...
The red-eyed walk to banking union NEW
Charlemagne's notebook (The Economist) 1 Year, 10 Months, 1 Week, 6 Days, 20 Hours, 36 Minutes ago
European leaders agree a timetable for a new bank supervisor, but uncertainty remains...
#Google veröffentlicht Ergebnis zu früh. Aktie -8%. Börse... NEW
Egghat's not so micro blog 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 7 Hours, 7 Minutes ago
#Google veröffentlicht Ergebnis zu früh. Aktie -8%. Börse braucht 30 Min. um Handel zu unterbrechen. Das Ergebnis lag - wie man im Chart oben unschwer zu erkennen ist - deutlich unter den Erwartungen. Es wurden deutlich über 10 Dollar Gewinn je A...
Traktatstridig bankunion? NEW
Folkebevægelsens Fælles Blog 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 7 Hours, 16 Minutes ago
NYT FRA EU-FRONTEN: Et ECB-banktilsyn kan ikke få ret til at træffe beslutninger, vurderer EU-Kommissionens vigtigste juridiske rådgiver - Nyheder / Søren Søndergaard, Nyt fra EU-fronten, bankunion...
Sluta jiddra om bankunion Reinfeldt – just drop it! NEW
EUNyheter 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 9 Hours, 9 Minutes ago
Varför skall Reinfeldt vara så tillmötesgående och förhandla om att gå med i EU:s bankunion?Det finns inget sätt att undgå faktumet att om man går med i bankunionen måste man vara med och betala andra länders bankkonkurser – det är ju d...
Vers une union bancaire "illégale" ? NEW
Regards citoyens 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 9 Hours, 47 Minutes ago
A la veille du sommet européen qui se déroule ces jeudi 18 et vendredi 19 octobre, le Financial Times a dévoilé un rapport "secret" sur le projet de supervision bancaire que les dirigeants européens souhaitent mettre en place. Conf...
Streit um Prioritäten NEW
Lost in EUrope 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 11 Hours, 24 Minutes ago
Kurz vor Beginn des EU-Gipfels ist ein Streit um die Prioritäten ausgebrochen. Frankreichs Präsident Hollande fordert einen Beschluss zur Bankenaufsicht – er besteht, wie vereinbart, auf  einer Einführung zum 1.1.2013. Das will Kanzlerin Me...
Lesehinweis: Google und Amazon machen Banken mit Krediten Konkurrenz NEW
Blick Log 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 12 Hours, 22 Minutes ago
Auf Wall Street Journal Deutschland ist heute ein weiterer Artikel von mir zum Wandel im Finanzsektor erschienen. Next Generation Finance nimmt weiter Fahrt auf. Man könnte auch sagen, der Trend zur Disintermediation geht weiter. Ich beleuchte die B...
EU summit: Hollande says bank union top priority NEW
Brussels Blog (Financial Times) 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 12 Hours, 30 Minutes ago
François Hollande, the French president, has just arrived at the socialist confab at The Square meeting centre in Brussels. Hollande, the unofficial guest of honour, drew cheers from nearby tourists as he stepped out of his motorcade. Hollande, his...
Leaked legal opinion on eurozone banking union NEW
Brussels Blog (Financial Times) 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 14 Hours, 34 Minutes ago
Legal opinions from the top lawyer to EU ministers are not intended for mass circulation. They are usually virtually unquotable, often studiously ambiguous and always highly political. But the Council legal service’s take on the European Commis...
Daily Digest: Calls for integration at EU summit NEW
Beyond Brussels 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 15 Hours, 34 Minutes ago
The leaders of the 27 EU member states are meeting for a two-day summit in Brussels today to discuss ways to stem the debt crisis. The talks in Brussels are expected to focus on banking … Continue reading →...
Morning Briefing: Central Bankers Conference in Focus NEW
New Europe - WSJ 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 16 Hours, 28 Minutes ago
Central bankers from Poland, Hungary, the Czech Republic, Israel, Russia, Romania and Sweden are due to speak at an economic conference in Warsaw and the start of the two-day European Union Summit in Brussels will take center stage Thursday.
Die deutsche Finanzkrise beginnt im Jahr 1998 in Wilmington (4) NEW
Blick Log 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 1 Day, 1 Hour, 10 Minutes ago
Mit diesem Teil endet der endet der exklusiver Auszug aus dem 6. Kapitel des Buches: Der größte Raubzug der Geschichte* von Matthias Weik und Marc Friedrich  Teil 1 hier, Teil 2 hier und Teil 3 hier zum Nachlesen. Die Dresdner Bank hat die Gef...
Germans Warm to Credit Cards – Slowly NEW
WSJ: The Eurocrisis 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 1 Day, 8 Hours, 52 Minutes ago
Germany's central bank offered a ray of hope Wednesday to those hoping the euro-zone's largest economy will drag the bloc out of crisis by flexing some serious plastic.
Ruble’s Appeal at One-Year Low among Russians NEW
New Europe - WSJ 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 1 Day, 9 Hours, 40 Minutes ago
The Russian ruble has lost some of its popularity among Russian households as a savings currency after a period of weakening, a poll showed Wednesday.
"Social Justice and the Outright Purchase of Government Bonds by Central Banks" by Stefan Collignon NEW
Social Europe 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 1 Day, 16 Hours, 46 Minutes ago
In my last column, I argued that the No-bailout principle in Europe is bankrupt, because it destabilises financial markets and sharpens the economic crisis. One reason why governments resist bailouts is that they believe it would violate the interest...
Bundesbank über Innovationen im Zahlungsverkehr: Bedeutungszuwachs für Nichtbanken NEW
Blick Log 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 2 Days, 1 Hour, 6 Minutes ago
Das hatte ich ganz übersehen. Die Bundesbank hat sich im Monatsbericht September auf 14 Seiten sehr ausführlich und lesenswert mit Innovationen im Zahlungsverkehr befasst. In dem Text finde ich viele meiner eigenen Positionen bestätigt. Erfreulich...
A Poorer Future for Investors NEW
WSJ: The Eurocrisis 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 2 Days, 12 Hours, 31 Minutes ago
Apart from a handful of largely euro-zone sovereign bonds, investors are facing miserly returns on just about every class of instrument, writes columnist Alen Mattich.
WDR TV Doku über das Ende der WestLB NEW
Egghat's not so micro blog 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 2 Days, 14 Hours, 21 Minutes ago
Ich habs noch nicht komplett geschaut. Es scheint mir etwas zu lang zu sein. Sympathisch ist auf jeden Fall schonmal, dass gezeigt wird, dass der WestLB Untergang nicht mit der Finanzkrise begann, sondern milliardenteure Fehlinvestitionen (Babcock, P...
The first step in Europe’s banking union is difficult but achievable NEW
Bruegel blog 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 2 Days, 16 Hours, 42 Minutes ago
Authors: Nicolas VéronThe leaders of Eurozone countries made an unprecedented commitment when they issued on June 29 a statement starting with the words “We affirm that it is imperative to break the vicious circle between banks and sovereigns.”...
Die deutsche Finanzkrise beginnt im Jahr 1998 in Wilmington (3) NEW
Blick Log 1 Year, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 3 Days, 1 Hour, 12 Minutes ago
Exklusiver Auszug aus dem 6. Kapitel des Buches: Der größte Raubzug der Geschichte* von Matthias Weik und Marc Friedrich  Teil 1 hier und Teil 2 hier zum Nachlesen. 2003: Business as usual – und die erste deutsche Bad Bank wird gegründet &#...