European Commission - September Infringements
September 29, 2016 – The European Commission released its monthly package of infringement decisions, which lists the legal actions being pursued against member states for failing to comply with their obligations under EU law. This month, it includes 9...
The European Commission Formally Investigates the DB-LSE Merger
September 29, 2016 – The European Commission has formally opened an investigation to assess the proposed merger between Deutsche Börse AG (DB) and London Stock Exchange Group (LSE). The Commission has the duty to assess mergers and acquisitions to prevent...
WTO - Trade in 2016 to Grow at the Slowest Pace Since the Financial Crisis
September 28, 2016 – The World Trade Organization released a new Trade Statistics and Outlook, which predicts trade in 2016 to grow at the slowest pace since the financial crisis. It adjusts the forecast down to 1.7%, 1.1% less than April’s 2.8%. 2017’s...
Editorial - First Online - S. Micossi: Europa - i rischi di instabilità ci sono, la cura è più federalismo
September 27, 2016 – First Online published the transcript of a speech SEP Chairman Stefano Micossi made at the German Embassy in Rome, in which he discusses instability, European integration, and federalism.