• 21 September 2016

    On September 14, European Commission President Juncker held his annual ‘State of the Union’ in the European Parliament and stressed the need for a full-scale Capital Market Union. At the Bratislava Summit, the 27 heads of state and government of the European Union discussed the future challenges for the European Union. The European Parliament has approved the appointment of Julian King as new Commissioner for the Security Union.

  • 14 September 2016

    Last week, Bratislava was the venue for both the EUROFI Financial Forum and the informal ECOFIN meeting. At the Hangzou Summit of G20 leaders, the EU highlighted the importance of fiscal transparency at the international level.

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  • 13 September 2016

    It has become clear from this study that the market for alternative funding in continental Europe is reaching the stage of maturity and will continue to grow, also in relatively small countries. The European market however still has a long way to go as compared to alternative funding heavyweights such as the United Kingdom and the United States.

  • 9 September 2016

    In its study, KPMG has come to the conclusion that the banking sector is still facing many challenges in spite of the far-reaching reforms in the wake of the financial crisis. Banks first and foremost will have to concentrate on developing their own strategy and redefining their business plans.