ESBG presents its positions at EU Parliament event

​​​​​​​​​​​BRUSSELS, 5 September 2017 – Representatives of the European Savings and Retail Banking Group met today with a delegation of members of the European Parliament to discuss major regulatory issues in the banking sector.

Co-hosted by MEP Peter Simon, Vice-Chair of the Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs and Member of S&D Group, the midday gathering provided an opportunity to present ESBG positions and activities in the area of proposed banking reforms, to exchange views with parliamentarians and to discuss amendments suggested by ESBG.

​Topics discussed: BRRD packages, ESA review

The working lunch gave attendees a chance to focus on topics on the agenda, including the Capital and Resolution Package and the Action Plan on Consumer Financial Services. Other topics discussed at the meeting were the Review of the European Supervisory Authorities, Capital Markets Union and the recently released ESBG Charter for Responsible Business. Developing amendments in line with ESBG members' priorities and input has been a priority for ESBG during recent months.


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