Action Plan on Consumer Financial Services
March 24, 2017 – Yesterday, the European Commission adopted an action plan for consumer financial services, which includes financial products such as insurance, pensions, loans, as well as checking and savings accounts. The plan is based on the idea that...
Editorial - Algebris Investments - A. Gallo: Europe's Long Way out of QE Infinity
March 23, 2017 – Algebris Investments published an editorial by Alberto Gallo, in which he discusses the eventual normalization of interest rates. The ECB’s official stance is to keep rates low beyond the end of QE, but dissenting voices are gaining...
Editorial - La Repubblica - M. Messori: Europa, meglio un motore unico
March 22, 2017 – La Repubblica published an editorial by SEP Director Marcello Messori, in which he discusses a multi-speed Europe. He argues that while the principle is well and good, a minimum and maximum speed should be defined.