Angeloni and Oudéa open new EBF office Frankfurt

On 14 October 2015 the offices of EBF and its members were officially opened with a joint ceremony. As president Frédéric Oudéa pointed out on this occasion this marks a major moment in our history. With this step EBF broadens its focus beyond the Brussels domain of EU policy and regulation. From now on EBF [...]

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Lord Hill to speak at EBF Annual Conference

The theme of culture change and improving conduct has moved centre-stage in the financial services sector. How can banks handle these challenges, at a time that they also face a new pivotal role under the Capital Markets Union while digitisation is rapidly changing the landscape in the industry? Under the title ‘A Brave New World [...]

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José María Roldán appointed EBF Vice-President

Mr. José María Roldán Alegre, Chairman and CEO of the Spanish Banking Association AEB, has been appointed as Vice President of the European Banking Federation. His appointment was agreed in Riga, Latvia, at the 120th Board meeting of the EBF.   Mr. Roldán has led the AEB since April 2014. He was Director General of [...]

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EBF opens its office in Frankfurt

On 1 July the realisation of an important component of EBF’s ambitions to engage closely with the ECB over the Single Supervisory Mechanism as it is being rolled out and implemented had progressed to the point of opening the EBF office in Frankfurt. Situated within walking distance of the ECB’s old Euro Tower and the [...]

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Good numbers for first European Money Week

  This special week, dedicated to financial education and the promotion of financial literacy of children in Europe has been a great success. A wide range of events both at national and European levels have been organised with the aim of raising public awareness on financial literacy and improving financial education for students from elementary [...]

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