EACT Position Statement on European Commission Proposal for Bank Structure Reform

The EACT has published its position paper on the European Commission's proposal for Regulation on structural measures to improve the resilience of EU credit institutions which deals with the structural reform of the EU banking sector. We stress that we are not convinced of the need to introduce a fundamental separation of banking activities as proposed by the Commission. Furthermore, we urge the legislators to reconsider the activities subject to separation and to re-design the "separation line", allowing the deposit entity to offer the services that non-financial companies require from their banks.

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EACT Briefing Focus: Trade Finance Innovation

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Trade Finance Innovation is a key topic for corporate treasurers. Recent decades have seen radical changes in the way we deal, shop, hedge, lend and pay, for example. Why shouldn't Trade Finance also deliver its full potential of transformation?

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EACT responds to European Commission consultation on implementing the final Basel III reforms in the EU

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The EACT is grateful for the opportunity to respond to this consultation on the implementation of the final Basel agreement in the EU. Read our position here.

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EACT responds to ESMA consultation on review of the Market Abuse Regulation and potential extension of its scope to FX spot markets

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View the EACT's responses to the questions asked in the Consultation Paper on the MAR review report, published on the ESMA website.

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EACT Newsletter - December 2019

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The latest issue features updates on what the new EU policy cycle for 2019-2024 will likely hold in store for financial services and corporate treasury, as well as event updates from various national associations.

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EACT Newsletter - October 2019

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The latest issue features updates on the new Journeys to Treasury report, EURIBOR and EONIA benchmarks and how to benefit from the EMIR Refit.

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