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 Newsletter - June 2019

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The latest issue features articles on the European Parliament elections, the trade war between China and the USA, bank account management in transition plus the news that Helmut Schnabel has been re-elected Chair of IGTA.

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EACT Newsletter - April 2019

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The latest issue features articles on cryptocurrencies in the Czech financial market, cybersecurity, impacts of M&A on hedging operations and much more.

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EACT Newsletter - March 2019

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The newsletter features a series of special reports on the EACT Summit 2019.

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EACT Briefing Focus: KYC

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KYC has become a serious concern for EACT members over recent years: it is increasingly complex to fulfil all unstructured and nonharmonized requests. In all recent surveys, KYC is listed as a top priority for corporates and its rising costs are a source of frustration.

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EACT Newsletter - February 2019

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The newsletter features articles on Brexit, tackling cyber risks in treasury and reports on recent NTA events.

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