IEU EURO Telegram 11 Oct 2016

Our telegram headlines today*:


  • ESM raises €4 billion in two bond issues


  • Results of the Economic and Financial Affairs Council, 11 Oct 2016
  • Economic and Financial Affairs Council - Press conference Slovak Presidency and European Commission
  • Remarks by Vice-President Dombrovskis at the ECOFIN press conference
  • Déclaration du ministre de l’Economie et des Finances, M. Michel Sapin, à l’issue du Conseil ECOFIN, Luxembourg
  • Europäische Finanzsteuer soll bis Jahresende vereinbart sein - Zitate der Europa-SPD
  • Die Grünen: Großer Fortschritt bei Finanztransaktionssteuer: Schäuble muss bis Weihnachten volles Engagement zeigen


  • State aid: EU Commission approves fourth prolongation of Irish credit union restructuring scheme


  • EBA publishes final guidelines on corrections to modified duration for debt instruments
  • EBA updates list of correlated currencies


  • ESMA Hearing - Open Hearing on draft technical standards under the Benchmarks Regulation


  • ESMA publishes updated Q&A on CFDs and other speculative products
  • Commission should present ambitious plans to help consumers navigate capital markets, says Finance Watch
  • European Parliament calls for consumer-friendly single market in financial services
  • Involvement of consumers  -  European Economic and Social Committee 


  • Monthly update of the symmetric adjustment of the equity capital charge for Solvency II - September 2016
  • EIOPA publishes monthly technical information for Solvency II relevant risk-free interest rate term structures - September 2016


  • MEP Question to the ECB - Legality of operations of Attica Bank and other non-systemic banks and findings of the Bank of Greece and the Single Supervisory Mechanism (SSM) - PE 589.324v01-00 - Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs
  • MEP Question to the ECB - Consequences for prudential supervision following the New York public prosecution office’s application for Deutsche Bank to be fined - PE 589.362v01-00 - Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs
  • MEP Question to the ECB - EBA stress test findings - PE 589.213v01-00 - Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs
  • ECB: Speech  Yves Mersch: Speaking points for an event organised by MNI Connect
  • ECB: Euro area households and non-financial corporations: 2nd Quarter 2016


  • Regulatory treatment of accounting provisions published by the Basel Committee - Bank for International Settlements 


  • New OECD/INFE survey on measuring financial literacy


  • First release for the second quarter of 2016 Business investment rate nearly stable at 22.2% in the euro area - Business profit share also nearly stable at 40.6%
  • First release for the second quarter of 2016 - Household saving rate up to 12.8% in the euro area - Household investment rate also up to 8.6%


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