IEU EURO Telegram 9 June 2016


  • Antitrust: Commission welcomes entry into force of new rules to boost card payment transparency
  • EU Commission Memo on Regulation of Interchange Fees
  • EuroCommerce welcomes new rules giving consumers and retailers choice on card payments


  • EU Commission launches consultation on the supplementary supervision of financial conglomerates (FICOD)
  • BGH-Urteil zur Wirksamkeit des Rahmenvertrags für Finanztermingeschäfte


  • EP Hearing on Securitisation - 13-06-2016 - Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs


  • EU Commissioner Jonathan Hill in London


  • Banking Supervision: Public guidance on the review of the qualification of capital instruments as Additional Tier 1 and Tier 2 instruments
  • ECB: Working paper no. 1920: Making sense of the EU wide stress test: a comparison with the SRISK approach
  • ECB: Working paper no. 1919: Liquidity, innovation, and endogenous growth
  • EP: In-Depth Analysis - How Relevant Are the New Elements in the 2016 Stress Test Design? - PE 528.740 - Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs
  • European Bank Quality Ratings 2016


  • Keynote speech by VP Dombrovskis at the Brussels Economic Forum on the EMU: restarting convergence and strengthening resilience
  • Speech by Commissioner Moscovici: "Structural reforms 2.0: for a stronger and more inclusive recovery"
  • EU Parliament: At a Glance - The Legal Nature of Country Specific Recommendations - PE 528.767 - Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs
  • Tackling policy fragmentation: the key to getting onto a path of rapid and sustainable productivity growth, OECD says
  • EU-Abgeordneter Theurer zu OECD-Wirtschaftsausblick: EZB nicht alleine Schuld an niedrigen Zinsen


  • ECB: Interview  Benoît Cœuré: Entretien avec France 24
  • ECB: Speech  Mario Draghi: On the importance of policy alignment to fulfil our economic potential


  • IMF Executive Board Concludes 2016 Article IV Consultation with Albania
  • IMF Country Report No. 16/142: Albania : Staff Report for the 2016 Article IV Consultation, Seventh Review Under the Extended Arrangement, and Request for Waiver of Applicability and Modification of Performance Criteria-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Albania
  • IMF Country Report No. 16/143: Albania : Selected Issues  


  • Latest publications via BIS
    • 09Jun/Andreas Dombret: Banking diversity and regulation - do we need more proportionality in banking regulation?
    • 09Jun/Karnit Flug: Macroeconomic policy and the performance of the Israeli economy
    • 09Jun/Mario Draghi: On the importance of policy alignment to fulfil our economic potential
    • 09Jun/Andreas Dombret: Digitalisation - repercussions for banks and their supervisors
    • 09Jun/Andrew Gracie: Ending too big to fail - getting the job done
    • 09Jun/Takehiro Sato: Recent economic and financial developments and monetary policy in Japan
    • 09Jun/Ravi Menon: China-Singapore financial connectivity
    • 09Jun/Luis M Linde: Islamic finance - growing importance and regulatory challenge
    • 09Jun/Yves Mersch: Making Europe's financial market infrastructure a bulwark of financial stability



  • Answer - Deposit guarantees and negative interest rates - E-002855/2016  
  • Answer - Appointment of non-independent members and EBRD representatives to the boards of Greek banks - E-001554/2016
  • Draft report - Conclusion of the Agreement between the EU, Iceland, the Principality of Liechtenstein and the Kingdom of Norway on an EEA Financial Mechanism 2014-2021, the Agreement between the Kingdom of Norway and the EU on a Norwegian Financial Mechanism for the period 2014-2021

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