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In the spotlight
David O’Sullivan
David O’Sullivan

Interview with newly appointed international special envoy for the implementation of EU sanctions.


One year since the full-scale invasion by Russia: how the EU stands with Ukraine.

EU in the world

Commissioner McGuinness’ visits affirm EU’s strong partnership with South Africa and Mauritius.

Commissioner’s corner

Ms McGuinness gives opening remarks at the EP plenary debate on the Green Deal Industrial Plan.

Finance news in brief

Study on feasibility, minimum standards and transparency requirements of an EU ESG Benchmark label.

@EU_Finance podcast
The one about…

Clearing: Aidas Palubinskas has a quick-fire chat with Jenny Robertson, the head of the EU’s Financial Markets Infrastructure unit, where they try to clear the way to a better understanding of clearing – and clear up any misunderstanding about what the EU is doing.

John Berrigan on LinkedIn
Instant payments

Interesting discussion at a European Parliamentary Financial Services Forum event on the EU financial system and instant payments.

EU agrees 10th package of sanctions against Russia
25 February 2023
EU sanctions: Commission discusses sanctions implementation with Member States representatives, businesses, operators, and international partners in two high-level meetings
23 February 2023
Joint statement of the EU-US Financial Regulatory Forum
13 February 2023
Ukraine: EU and G7 partners agree price cap on Russian petroleum products
4 February 2023
EU legislative timetable
State-of-play of European legislation

Keep up to date with the EU legislative timetable in the area of financial services.

Visual of the month
Capital markets union

Simpler listing rules for companies, especially SMEs

Top tweet

@EU_Commission publishes list of members for new mandate of Platform on Sustainable Finance, names Helena Viñes Fiestas as Chair


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