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2014


 
10 April Developments in EU competition policy
ALMUNIA Joaquín
Athens     European Competition Day     en  
 
06 February Opening a Path for Recovery: Competition in Financial Markets
ALMUNIA Joaquín
London     University College London     en  
 

2013


 
04 December Introductory remarks on cartels in the financial sector
ALMUNIA Joaquín
Brussels     European Commission     en  
 
17 October Competition among financial markets operators
ALMUNIA Joaquín
Brussels     ECMI Annual Conference (National Bank of Belgium)     en  
 
13 September EU competition policy and innovation
ALMUNIA Joaquín
Florence, Italy     IBA 17th annual competition conference     en  
 
24 July Introductory remarks on proposal for regulation on interchange fees for cards, Internet and mobile payments
ALMUNIA Joaquín
Brussels     European Commission     en  
 

2012


 
22 October The Economic and Monetary Union, the euro and the financial crisis
ALMUNIA Joaquín
Barcelona, Spain     Barcelona Graduate School of Economics     en   es  
 
24 September New rules for finance: Putting the genie back in the bottle
ALMUNIA Joaquín
Brussels     EP Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs     en  
 
20 September Competition enforcement in the knowledge economy
ALMUNIA Joaquín
New York, USA     Fordham University     en  
 
25 July Statement on Antitrust and State aid issues
ALMUNIA Joaquín
Brussels     European Commission     en  
 
21 June Restructuring the banking sector in the EU: A State aid perspective
ALMUNIA Joaquín
Frankfurt am Main     Conference on State Aid in the Banking Market – Legal and Economic Perspectives     en  
 
19 June Presenting the Annual Competition Report for 2011
ALMUNIA Joaquín
Brussels     ECON Committee, European Parliament     en  
 
24 May Overcoming the crisis: The role of finance
ALMUNIA Joaquín
Sopot, Poland     Second European Financial Congress     en  
 
05 May Integrating payments in the EU: A new approach
ALMUNIA Joaquín
Brussels     Conference on Card, Internet and Mobile Payments     en  
 
30 March Competition policy for the post-crisis era
ALMUNIA Joaquín
Washington DC, USA     Antitrust Division of the U.S. Department of Justice     en  
 
01 February Commission blocks proposed merger between Deutsche Börse and NYSE Euronext
ALMUNIA Joaquín
Brussels     European Commission     en  
 

2011


 
14 December A fair and open system for payments in the Single Market
ALMUNIA Joaquín
Strasbourg, France     European Parliament     en  
 
11 November Developments in State aid policy
ALMUNIA Joaquín
Berlin     State Aid Round Table - BDI     en  
 
24 June The new economic climate: driving competition in key sectors
ITALIANER Alexander
London     Chatham House     en  
 
16 May Competition Policy Issues in Financial Markets
ALMUNIA Joaquín
London     CASS Business School     en  
 
22 March SGEI reform and the application of competition rules to the financial sector: themes for dialogue with the European Parliament
ALMUNIA Joaquín
Brussels     European Parliament    
 

2009


 
07 December Les aides d’Etat au secteur financier
LOWE Philip
Paris     Cour d’appel de Paris     fr  
 
29 September Lessons learned from the economic crisis - Address to Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs
KROES Neelie
Brussels     European Parliament     en  
 
26 June How can the EU contribute to a more prosperous future?
KROES Neelie
London     Chatham House Conference: "Competition Policy after the Credit Crunch"     en  
 
02 June Review of Insurance Block Exemption Regulation
KROES Neelie
Brussels     Insurance Block Exemption Regulation Conference     en  
 
14 May Keeping Markets working effectively: Europe's challenge in recessionary times
LOWE Philip
Brno, Czech Republic     Czech Presidency of the EU     en  
 
12 May State aid decisions on Landesbanken
KROES Neelie
Brussels     European Commission     en  
 
07 May State aid decisions on Commerzbank, Hypo Real Estate and Northern Rock
KROES Neelie
Brussels     European Commission     en  
 
28 April The interface between Regulation and competition law
KROES Neelie
Hamburg, Germany     28 April, Hamburg, Bundeskartellamt conference on 'Dominant Companies – The Thin Line Between Regulation and Competition Law'     en  
 
19 February The return to long-term viability
KROES Neelie
Brussels     European Parliament     en  
 
17 February The Road to Recovery
KROES Neelie
Paris, France     OECD Competition Committee     en  
 

2008


 
08 December The role of state aid in tackling the financial & economic crisis
KROES Neelie
Brussels     European Commission     en  
 
05 December EU state aid rules – part of the solution
KROES Neelie
Luxembourg     EStALI conference     en  
 
02 December State aid: Commissioner Kroes briefs Economics and Finance Ministers on financial crisis measures
KROES Neelie
Brussels     European Commission     en  
 
06 October Dealing with the current financial crisis
KROES Neelie
Brussels     European Parliament     en  
 
06 October Dealing with the current financial crisis
KROES Neelie
Brussels     Economic and Monetary Affairs Committee, European Parliament     en  
 
01 October Paraffin wax cartel and bank rescues
KROES Neelie
Brussels     European Commission     en  
 
03 September Payments: Commission and ECB support launch of Pan-European SEPA Direct Debit; provide guidance to industry
SCHWIMANN Irmfried
Brussels     DG Competition     en  
 
14 January Europe's Payment systems after the MasterCard decision
KROES Neelie
Brussels     ERRT Conference (European Retail Round Table)     en  
 

2007


 
19 December Commission Prohibits MasterCard's intra-EEA Multilateral Interchange Fees - Introductory remarks at press conference
KROES Neelie
Brussels     European Commission     en  
 
15 September Delivering Better Markets and Better
KROES Neelie
London     European Consumer and Competition Day     en  
 
17 July Public hearing on preliminary findings of retail banking sector inquiry – opening remarks
KROES Neelie
Brussels     European Commission     en  
 
12 April Payment cards competition inquiry – preliminary results
KROES Neelie
Brussels     European Commission     en  
 
19 February Getting more from financial services markets: greater competition for a better deal for consumers
KROES Neelie
London     London School of Economics     en  
 

2006


 
30 November Securities markets - the post-trading Code of Conduct and competition
KROES Neelie
Brussels     City & Financial / ICMA conference     en  
 
06 June Tougher competition in retail financial services: a threat or a promise?
KROES Neelie
Brussels     Eurofi     en  
 

2003


 
10 April Competition Policy in the Financial Services Sector
BRENNING Magdalena
Brussels, Belgium     Law Society, European Group     en  
 

2002


 
05 December The integration of European capital market infrastructures and competition law
MONTI Mario
Brussels, Belgium     Association of Private Client Investment Managers and Stockbrokers (APCIMS)     en  
 
04 March Competition in the financial services in Europe today
PONS Jean-François
Paris, France     3rd annual conference of Retail Banking in Europe     en  
 

2000


 
10 July Il programma della Commissione per un'economia europea competitiva e creatrice di occupazione
MONTI Mario
Roma     Convegno del CNEL     it  
 

1999


 
19 November Competition Policy and Financial Services
MONTI Mario
Frankfurt     European Banking Congress 1999     en  
 
29 October Strengthening the European Economy through Competition Policy
MONTI Mario
Tokyo     Institute for International Monetary Affairs     en  
 
07 April Le contrôle des activités boursières par les autorités communautaires de la concurrence
NIJENHUIS Albert
Paris     D.G.C.C.R.F.     fr  
 
  
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