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Economy & Jobs 22-03-2017

Belgium told to get off the fence, stop blocking FTT

EU finance ministers have presented a compromise text for the Financial Transaction Tax (FTT) and urged Slovakia and Belgium, which is accused of deliberately blocking negotiations, to ratify it. EURACTIV France reports.
Pierre Moscovici
Euro & Finance 12-09-2016

FTT to be pushed through ‘by the end of the year’

Plans for a European Financial Transaction Tax have not advanced since 2012. Now the Commission wants to have the project wrapped up by the end of the year, setting a precedent for an EU-wide corporation tax. EURACTIV France reports.
Euro & Finance 04-09-2015

Capital Markets Union another obstacle for FTT

As the 11 countries considering the Financial Transaction Tax prepare to finalise the details its details at the next Ecofin Council, many aspects of the tax are still hazy. EURACTIV France reports
Flooding in Dhaka in 2004.
Development Policy 08-01-2015

Hollande will ‘use FTT to fight climate change’

The Financial Transaction Tax, initially designed to be used for development aid, fighting epidemics and climate change, could now be diverted entirely to the climate. EURACTIV France reports