IEU EURO Telegram 18 May 2016


# ECOFIN

  • Economic and Financial Affairs Council, 25/05/2016

# EUROPEAN SEMESTER

  • Spring 2016 European Semester package: Commission issues country-specific recommendations
  • Spring 2016 European Semester package: Commission issues country-specific recommendations
  • European Semester 2016 Spring Package explained
  • Remarks by Vice-President Dombrovskis on the Spring 2016 European Semester package
  • Remarques du commissaire Pierre Moscovici sur le Paquet "Semestre européen" du printemps 2016
  • Speaking points by Commissioner Thyssen on the Spring 2016 European Semester package
  • S&Ds welcome the Commission's focus on recovery, job creation and useful reforms
  • EU-Abgeordneter Markus Ferber (EVP/CSU): EU-Kommission zu milde mit Haushaltssündern
  • EKR/ALFA: Kein Strafverfahren für Defizitländer: Bernd Kölmel (ALFA) sieht Maastricht-Kriterien erneut ad absurdum geführt

# EUROZONE BUDGET

  • Draft opinion - Budgetary capacity for the Eurozone - PE 578.582v01-00 - Committee on Budgetary Control

# FINANCIAL SERVICES

  • Markets in financial instruments: Council confirms agreement on one-year delay
  • Statement Markus Ferber, MdEP - MiFID II delegierte Verordnung zur Produktintervention
  • EU-Abgeordneter Giegold (Die Grünen): Finanzmarktregulierung: Mit Ratschlägen der Finanzindustrie kündigt EU- Kommissar Hill Deregulierungsagenda an
  • Businesseurope: Take EU Commission reform recommendations seriously
  • Betterfinance: The EU Authorities' draft implementation rules on Key Information for retail investment products must be thoroughly improved in order not to hurt savers’ and investors’ protection

# LITHUANIA 

  • IMF Executive Board Concludes 2016 Article IV Consultation with the Republic of Lithuania
  • IMF Country Report No. 16/125: Republic of Lithuania : 2016 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Republic of Lithuania
  • IMF Country Report No. 16/126: Republic of Lithuania : Selected Issues

# FINANCIAL REGULATION

  • Highlights - Commission work programme, upcoming initiatives: structured dialogues - Committee on the Internal Market and Consumer Protection

# FINTECHS

  • Moody's: Fintech to drive transformation rather than disruption for banks

# ECB

  • Latest ECB letters to MEPs
  • Publication: Letter from the ECB President to Mr Nuno Melo, MEP, on the Portuguese adjustment programme
  • Publication: Letter from the ECB President to Ms Eva Kaili, MEP, on the Greek adjustment programme
  • Publication: Letter from the ECB President to Mr Nikolaos Chountis, MEP, on the public sector purchase programme

# BIS

  • Latest publications by BIS
  • 13May/Combining micro and macro statistical data for financial stability analysis
  • 18May/Has the pricing of stocks become more global?
  • 18May/Haruhiko Kuroda: Outlook for Japan's economy and challenges to achieving the price stability target of 2 percent
  • 18May/Guy Debelle: Developments in global FX markets and challenges in currency internationalisation from an Australian perspective

# INDICATORS

  • April 2016 - Annual inflation down to -0.2% in both euro area and EU

# EU REGISTERS

# EU COMMISSION

  • REPORT FROM THE COMMISSION Italy Report prepared in accordance with Article 126(3) of the Treaty
  • Recommendation for a COUNCIL DECISION abrogating Decision 2009/416/EC on the existence of an excessive deficit in Ireland
  • Recommendation for a COUNCIL DECISION abrogating Decision 2010/289/EU on the existence of an excessive deficit in Slovenia
  • Recommendation for a COUNCIL DECISION abrogating Decision 2010/401/EU on the existence of an excessive deficit in Cyprus
  • REPORT FROM THE COMMISSION Finland Report prepared in accordance with Article 126(3) of the Treaty
  • REPORT FROM THE COMMISSION Belgium Report prepared in accordance with Article 126(3) of the Treaty
  • COMMUNICATION TO THE COMMISSION Fiscal Compact: Formal Consultation of the Contracting Parties
  • COMMISSION STAFF WORKING DOCUMENT - IMPACT ASSESSMENT Accompanying the document COMMISSION DELEGATED REGULATION (EU) .../... of XXX supplementing Regulation (EU) No 600/2014 of the European Parliament and of the Council with regard to definitions, transparency, portfolio compression and supervisory measures on product intervention and positions
  • COMMISSION STAFF WORKING DOCUMENT EXECUTIVE SUMMARY OF THE IMPACT ASSESSMENT Accompanying the document COMMISSION DELEGATED REGULATION (EU) …/... of XXX supplementing Regulation (EU) No 600/2014 of the European Parliament and of the Council with regard to definitions, transparency, portfolio compression and supervisory measures on product intervention and positions
  • COMMISSION DELEGATED REGULATION (EU) …/... supplementing Regulation (EU) No 600/2014 of the European Parliament and of the Council with regard to definitions, transparency, portfolio compression and supervisory measures on product intervention and positions
  • COMMISSION DELEGATED REGULATION (EU) …/... supplementing Directive 2014/65/EU of the European Parliament and of the Council on markets in financial instruments with regard to regulatory technical standards for the ratio of unexecuted orders to transactions in order to prevent disorderly trading conditions
  • CORRIGENDUM to COMMISSION DELEGATED REGULATION (EU) …/… of 4.2.2016 specifying further the circumstances where exclusion from the application of write-down or conversion powers is necessary under Article 44(3) of Directive 2014/59/EU of the European Parliament and of the Council establishing a framework for the recovery and resolution of credit institutions and investment firms

# EU PARLIAMENT

  • Answer - The Memorandum Greece has been pushed to sign - E-013028/2015
  • Amendments 1 - 27 - Access to Finance for SMEs and increasing the diversity of SME funding in a Capital Markets Union - PE 582.202v01-00 - Committee on Budgets
  • Answer - Commerzbank report - E-000389/2016
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