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Thursday, 9 November 2017

EU Commission: Thursday 9 November 2017: The Commission publishes its Autumn European Economic Forecast

Thursday 9 November 2017: The Commission publishes its Autumn European Economic Forecast

European Commission - Upcoming events The news: On 9 November 2017, the European Commission will publish its Autumn European Economic Forecast. It will cover the years 2017, 2018 and 2019 and will include data on gross domestic product (GDP) growth, inflation, employment and public budget deficits and debt, amongst others.

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Summary of Conclusions Management Board meeting 26 September 2017

Wednesday 08 November 2017 15:40

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Remarks by President Jean-Claude Juncker at the joint press briefing with Boyko Borissov, Prime Minister of Bulgaria

European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Brussels, 8 November 2017 Добър ден (dobur den) – for those who are less fluent in Bulgarian than I am, that means "Good afternoon". I had the enormous pleasure to welcome my good friend Boyko Borissov at the Commission.

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ESMA updates benchmarks Q&As on third country issues

ESMA updates benchmarks Q&As on third country issues

Wednesday 08 November 2017 17:01

The European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) has published updated Questions and Answers  (Q&As) regarding the implementation of the Benchmarks Regulation (BMR).

The Q&A include two new answers regarding the following topics:

  • Scope of the BMR: Application of the BMR outside the EU; and
  • Transitional provisions: Transitional provisions applicable to third country benchmarks.

The...

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Mergers: Commission opens in-depth investigation into proposed acquisition of Ilva by ArcelorMittal

European Commission - Press release Brussels, 8 November 2017 The European Commission has opened an in-depth investigation to assess the proposed acquisition of Ilva by ArcelorMittal under the EU Merger Regulation. The Commission has concerns that the merger may reduce competition for a number of flat carbon steel products.

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