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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Can the new EU Better Regulation Package stop the legislative frenzy?

Two months ago, the Commission’s First Vice President Timmermans launched the Better Regulation Package including numerous concrete initiatives aiming at improving the way EU institutions produce legislation. The EBF has been advocating for reasonable and smart legislation for a long time already and welcomes this initiative. The Better Regulation Package aims to improve transparency of [...]

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Digital Banking on the radar at EBF

In light of the rapid emergence of increasingly sophisticated digital banking services and the European Commission’s strategy for a Digital Single Market, in June 2015, the European Banking Federation published a discussion paper on “The digital transformation of banks and the Digital Single Market”. This paper serves to encourage discussion and reflection among EBF members [...]

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