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Austria, France seek to move forward on transaction tax

GFMA SmartBrief | Jan 23, 2015

French and Austrian finance ministers have sent a joint letter to counterparts in other European nations interested in implementing a tax on financial transactions. The letter says the ministers are seeking a fresh approach to the tax, proposing that it be implemented at a low rate but cover a wider range of transactions. Financial Times (tiered subscription model) (22 Jan.) Reuters (22 Jan.) City A.M. (London) (22 Jan.)


EU document to map out capital-markets union by 2019

GFMA SmartBrief | Jan 28, 2015

Risk managers caution about too-high capital floor

GFMA SmartBrief | Jan 27, 2015

EU bill to ring-fence banks' prop trading seen faltering

GFMA SmartBrief | Jan 27, 2015

ECB debuts aggressive bond-buying initiative

GFMA SmartBrief | Jan 23, 2015

EU official: Pact on EU, US derivatives rules at hand

GFMA SmartBrief | Jan 28, 2015

WEF delegates chide Europe, laud US

GFMA SmartBrief | Jan 22, 2015

Basel chief: Bank rules to be reviewed for potential clarification

GFMA SmartBrief | Jan 28, 2015

ESMA examines legitimacy of liquidity provided by HFT

GFMA SmartBrief | Jan 22, 2015

Investors sell sovereign bonds on eve of ECB QE decision

GFMA SmartBrief | Jan 22, 2015


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