Speeches - October 2010
The Atlantic Council hosted Commissioner Barnier for a discussion on the current state of economic affairs and progress towards financial regulatory reform in Europe.
On his second official visit to the US, Commisioner Barnier delivered a speech at the Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association (SIMFA).
"Today, the European Parliament and the Member States have reached an agreement on the AIFM Directive which will introduce, for the first time, European regulation for the managers of alternative investment funds, including hedge funds and private equity".
Speech by Commissioner Barnier at the Interparliamentary Dialogue on the evaluation of the professional qualifications directive.
Speech by Commissioner Barnier at the 1st Congress of the Alumni Solvay School.
Statement by Commissioner Michel Barnier on the conclusion of negotiations on the AIFM Directive (hedge funds and private equity) at the ECOFIN Council in Luxembourg, 19 October 2010.
Speech by Commissioner Barnier.
Speech by Commissioner Barnier at the 50th General Assembly and Annual Meeting of the World Federation of Exchanges.
Closing speech by Commissioner Barnier at the "Conference on the Role of Authorities in Regulating Gambling".