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Tuesday, 21 September, 2021 - 10:00 to Tuesday, 28 September, 2021 - 12:00
Zoom

Debt advisors play a crucial role in giving professional advice and finding the best solutions to help households get out of debt. Currently, there are only a fraction of the necessary qualified independent debt advisors available to support all the households in need. 

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Tuesday, 19 January, 2021 - 10:00 to Tuesday, 26 October, 2021 - 12:00
Zoom

About one in twelve European households is having difficulties meeting their payment commitments, whether these relate to secured or unsecured borrowing, to payment of rent, or to utility or other household bills. Debt advisors play a crucial role in giving professional advice and finding the best solutions to help households get out of debt. Currently, there are only a fraction of the necessary qualified independent debt advisors available to support all the households in need.

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Monday, 20 September, 2021 - 15:00 to 16:00
Zoom

It is estimated that 2-5% of global GDP is laundered annually, with an overall recovery rate of illicit assets at just 1.1% in Europe, according to Europol. Tackling money laundering is a longstanding policy priority, but one pursued with limited success. 

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Sunday, 22 August, 2021 - 23:45

CEPS, ECRI and ECMI are calling for submission of policy papers in the area of payments and their role in making Europe future-proof as part of the wave of digital innovation

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Tuesday, 8 June, 2021 - 10:00 to 11:15

Ongoing digitalisation has amplified the importance of electronic payments for the functioning of the European economy. In response, the European Commission has stepped-up its ambitions to create an integrated payment system and increasing the autonomy of existing means of payments.

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Tuesday, 20 April, 2021 - 10:00 to 11:15
Zoom

Good AML policies start with transaction monitoring by operators but the burden and operational risks are growing, and the success rate is low. Operators, mostly banks are increasingly cooperating with each other to exchange best practice in monitoring, and with the Financial Intelligence Units to avoid reporting of false positives and facilitate enforcement. This however raises huge problems about data exchange and protection, free competition and division of competences.

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Tuesday, 8 November, 2016 - 12:00 to 18:00
CEPS, 1 Place du Congrès - 1000 Brussels

This second meeting of the ECRI Task Force on FinTech places the focus on the most adequate level playing field to ensure a successful digital transformation and on the opportunities and risks of use of alternative...

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Thursday, 5 December, 2013 - 09:00
CEPS - Centre for European Policy Studies 1 Place du Congrès / Congresplein 1000 Brussels

To review these issues and consider the challenges of transaction banking, the seminar will discuss the role transaction banking plays in serving the real economy, the current regulatory agenda and the new perspectives transaction banking could give to the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP), and vice versa, in terms of finding a level playing field.

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Thursday, 24 January, 2013 - 09:00
CEPS - Centre for European Policy Studies 1 Place du Congrès / Congresplein 1000 Brussels

In the past fifteen years, remittances have largely outpaced global development aid. Their amount has also increased significantly within the EU, reaching €31.2 billion in 2010. The event chaired by Staffan Jerneck (CEPS) focused on the specifics of remittances in the EU’s single market, most importantly on challenges ahead to achieve higher efficiency.

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Friday, 23 November, 2012 - 09:00
CEPS - Centre for European Policy Studies 1 Place du Congrès / Congresplein 1000 Brussels

With the electronic payments market growing rapidly, the European legislators are facing a challenge in promoting market integration without stifling the needed innovations.

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