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EU regulator proposes derivatives fix in case Brexit talks fail

Fri, 9 Nov 2018By

ESMA floats temporary solution for transferring uncleared derivatives contracts to EU counterparties

The European Commission

EC urged to exempt all pension plans from ‘unnecessary’ VAT burden

Thu, 8 Nov 2018By

PensionsEurope, AEIP: VAT Directive must be amended to provide clarity and ensure equal treatment of all pension plans

European Parliament building in Brussels

MEPs stick with IORP II delegated acts in vote on sustainability proposal

Wed, 7 Nov 2018By

Pension funds had pushed for provision for delegated acts to be removed from the proposal 

Green growth at heart of EU agenda

November 2018 (magazine)By Elisabeth Jeffries

A taxonomy for sustainable investments is a key element of expert proposals

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​European investment professionals reject forced consideration of ESG

Wed, 31 Oct 2018By

CFA Institute poll shows 85% believe it right to take ESG into account

Germany in the EU

aba fears ‘disastrous’ impact of German IORP II bill

Mon, 29 Oct 2018By

Government’s proposal does not capture the minimum harmonisation ‘spirit’ of IORP II, says pension fund trade body

Sharon Bowles

Former ECON chair Sharon Bowles on the EU’s financial crisis response

Wed, 24 Oct 2018By

Short selling rules were ‘probably the worst legislation’ during the crisis years, says former MEP

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​EFAMA’s Delbecque voted new chair of EIOPA pensions group

Wed, 24 Oct 2018By

Aleksandra Mączyńska and Falco Valkenburg named as vice-chairs of stakeholder representative body

Stockholm, Sweden

​Swedish watchdog urges preparation for ‘hard’ Brexit

Wed, 24 Oct 2018By

Regulator warns of “inconvenience and extra costs” for Swedish banks

St. Francis of Assisi Church in Vienna, Austria

Pension funds fear ‘Trojan horse’ in EU sustainability measures

Fri, 19 Oct 2018By

Conference panellists wary of Commission’s sustainability agenda bringing additional regulation and costs  

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