Author: Charline.Gorez@febelfin.be

Strengthening Europe’s Position in Global Capital Markets: FESE report (in collaboration with Oliver Wyman)

23 juin in Article

Oliver Wyman and the Federation of European Securities Exchanges (FESE) announced this week a new report titled "Strengthening Europe's Position in Global Capital Markets" which sets out principles that can guide the development of European capital markets making them more liquid, transparent, and efficient. The...

Finance Watch’s response to the EC consultation on FinTech

20 juin in Article

On 15 June 2017,  Finance Watch, the public interest advocacy association working to make finance serve society, submitted its response to the “European Commission’s public consultation on FinTech: a more competitive and innovative European financial sector”. Finance Watch recommends that the EU play an active role...

Retour sur l’édition 2017 de l’Assemblée Générale de l’ABMB

15 juin in Article

Mercredi 7 juin 2017, s’est tenue l’Assemblée Générale de l’ABMB. L’événement s’est déroulé pour la première fois à l’hôtel Le Châtelain à Bruxelles. Véritable lieu d’échange, l’Assemblée Générale a aussi été l’occasion de réunir les membres de l’association autour d’un débat consacré au rôle des sociétés...

European Commission: Vice-President’s Dombrovskis speech at the Pensions Europe 2017 conference

12 juin in Speeches

Vice-President Valdis Dombrovskis, Speech at the Pensions Europe 2017 conference, "Security in an uncertain world: the role of pension schemes in 2017 and beyond", Brussels, 6 June 2017. Ladies and Gentlemen, It's a pleasure to be here to conclude the Pensions Europe Conference 2017. I would like to...

Information session: presentation of the book « Manuel de la Taxe sur les opérations de bourse »

01 juin in Article

Febelfin organizes, in collaboration with Joyn Legal and Athémis, an information session which will be dedicated to the presentation of the book “Manuel de la Taxe sur les operations de bourse”. It will be held on 16 June 2017, from 9:15am to 12am at KBC Auditorium...

European Central Bank: synergies between banking union & capital markets union

22 mai in Speeches

Keynote speech by Vítor Constâncio, Vice-President of the ECB, at the joint conference of the European Commission and European Central Bank on European Financial Integration, Brussels,19 May 2017. Banking union and capital markets union are undoubtedly the two central policy initiatives to catalyse financial integration in...

European Parliament report on Fintech: the influence of technology on the future of the financial sector

18 mai in Rapport

The European Parliament just adopted an own-initiative report on Fintech entitled “Fintech: the influence of technology on the future of the financial sector”, 17th May 2017 . The Parliament work on Fintech will feed the current discussions in the European Commission, including the on-going consultation on...