Articles & interviews
“We must have a common voice if we are to humanise globalisation and bring it under control”. Interview by Alexander Louvet, Powershoots TV
2014 will be a decisive year for the European Commission when it comes to the adaptation of copyright and intellectual property to the digital age. Commissioner Barnier takes stock of the ongoing legislative reforms. Interview by Charles de Laubier, © Édition Multimedi@
Interview of Commissioner Barnier by Dimitrios Mitropoulos, Ta Nea
After four years of struggling to reform financial markets, curb speculation and strengthen the real economy, Commissioner Barnier takes stock of the progress made so far. Interview by Sabine Seeger, VDI nachrichten
Commissioner Barnier explains his new plan for banking regulation. Interview by S. Wettach, WirtschaftsWoche
Commissioner Barnier sets out his vision of a social Europe. Interview by Hélène Fargues and Fanny Roux, Youphil.com
Finance ministers will talk today on the Single Resolution Mechanism (SRM) at their Council meeting. “A compromise can be reached before the end of the year”, Commissioner Michel Barnier said in an interview with Europolitics. Barnier added that a vast majority of States had backed him on the key elements of his proposal. Interview by Manon Malhère, Europolitics.
Commissioner Barnier on the Banking Union in the eurozone and Franco-German relationships. Interview by Ruth Berschens, Handelsblatt.
In an interview with EurActiv.fr, Commissioner Barnier discusses pension reform, green taxation, banking regulation and priorities for European politics.
Over the past five years, the European Union and the U.S. have developed separate, new regulatory regimes for derivatives, aimed at protecting our financial systems, economies and taxpayers from a repeat of the 2008 crisis. The next challenge is to use those reforms as the foundation for a single, global framework. Article by Michel Barnier, Bloomberg.