Economic and Monetary Affairs

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“The European Fund for Strategic Investments (EFSI), which is at the heart of the Juncker Investment Plan, has delivered the expected results...

Reporting standards

EPP Group wants multi-national companies to disclose profit shifting to low tax countries Dariusz Rosati MEP, the EPP Group's negotiator on...

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E-books and other online publications, such as online papers and magazines, will soon become cheaper. Today, the European Parliament approved a new...

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The European Parliament’s Budgets and the Economic and Monetary Affairs Committees have approved by a large majority the extension of the...



The Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs is responsible for the economic and monetary policies of the Union, the functioning of Economic and Monetary Union and the European monetary and financial system. It also deals with the free movement of capital and payments and with rules on competition and state aid.


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Press Release
26.04.2016 - 12:05

We need to increase visibility on where companies pay taxes

Country-by-country-reporting: "Don't jeopardise European companies' competitiveness" The EPP Group wants more transparency about which countries multi-national companies are...
Tax Haven
Press Release
12.04.2016 - 12:32

EPP Group welcomes law proposal to increase tax transparency

EPP Group wants strong parliamentary investigation into Panama Papers. "Country-by-country reporting alone does not fix the problem." The EPP Group has welcomed today's law proposal...
Press Release
05.04.2016 - 11:20

Panama Papers: we want Mossack Fonseca to testify in the EP

"The EPP Group wants the law firm Mossack Fonseca and the Panama government to testify in the European Parliament's special committee on unfair tax practices", announced Burkhard Balz...
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Press Release
25.02.2016 - 12:32

ECB: EPP Group warns against risks

The European Parliament backs the monetary policy carried out by the European Central Bank to guarantee price stability but warns that its effect won't last without structural reforms, budgetary...
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Press Release
24.02.2016 - 16:29

Financial stability is precondition for social welfare

Unstable economies lead to social problems, said leading EPP Group MEPs in today's joint debate on the 2016 European Semester which took place in the European Parliament’s plenary session...
Statistics, Finance, Stock Exchange and Accounting
17.02.2016 - 10:21

EPP Group calls for responsibility and solidarity in the EU

During the 2016 edition of the European Parliamentary Week this week, the European Parliament welcomed national MPs from across Europe for joint debates with MEPs. Two EPP Group Members, Esther de...



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