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Background documents / archive

Developments

16.9.2009 E-Money Directive 2009/110/EC on the taking up, pursuit and prudential supervision of the business of electronic money institutions
24.4.2009 European Parliament adopts proposals on e‑money and cross-border payments, IP/09/637 (press release)
13.10.2008 Commission adopts proposal for a directive on the taking up, pursuit and prudential supervision of the business of electronic money institutions (amending Directives 2005/60/EC and 2006/48/EC and repealing Directive 2000/46/EC)
19.7.2006 Review of E-money directive 2000/46/EC, SEC(2006)1049 (staff working document) PDF - 68 KB
17.2.2006 Evaluation of e-money directive 2000/46/EC (final report) PDF - 1,11 MB
6.2.2006 Contributions – Review of e-money directive 2000/46/EC
14.7.2005 Consultation paper – E-money directive 2000/46/EC PDF - 319 KB
18.1.2005 Consultation on application of the e-money directive 2000/46/EC to mobile operators
10.5.2004 E-money directive 2000/46/EC and mobile operators (consultation paper) PDF - 72 KB
  • Consultation – e-money directive and mobile operators, IP/04/620 (press release)
17.4.2001 Implementation of EU recommendation 97/489/EC on e-payments  (study)
9.10.2000 Online payment by e-purse, MARKT/174/2000 (staff working document) PDF - 390 KB
29.7.1998 Commission proposes clear rules on e-money, IP/98/727 (press release)

Legislation

  • Directive 2009/110/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 16 September 2009
    on the taking up, pursuit and prudential supervision of the business of electronic money institutions amending Directives 2005/60/EC and 2006/48/EC and repealing Directive 2000/46/EC
    • Repealed: Directive 2000/46/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 18 September 2000 on the taking up, pursuit of and prudential supervision of the business of electronic money institutions
  • Directive 2000/28/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 18 September 2000
    amending Directive 2000/12/EC relating to the taking up and pursuit of the business of credit institutions
  • Commission Recommendation 97/489/EC of 30 July 1997 concerning transactions by electronic payment instruments and in particular the relationship between issuer and holder

Last update: 06.02.2012