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Euro & Finance 30-10-2015

MEPs approve rules shining a light on ‘shadow banking’

Financial transactions using shares, or other assets, to secure credit, will come under greater scrutiny after the European Parliament approved a new law on Thursday (29 October) on the 'shadow banking' sector.
Euro & Finance 05-09-2013

EU steps up regulatory pressure on ‘shadow banks’

Funds offering short-term financing to governments and companies – but which remain unregulated and in the “shadow” of the mainstream banking sector – will be forced to create new cash buffers under EU proposals published yesterday (4 September) by the European Commission.
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Economy & Jobs 04-09-2013

EC’s Michel Barnier on the new shadow banking proposal

Funds offering short-term financing to governments and companies – but which remain unregulated and in the “shadow” of the mainstream banking sector – will be forced to create new cash buffers under proposals launched yesterday (4 September) by the Commission.
Euro & Finance 30-08-2013

EU, G20 to coordinate drive to regulate ‘shadow banks’

The European Commission may apply the EU’s mandatory capital rules for banks to a wider set of institutions to cover risks in "dark corners" of the financial system, says a draft EU law to be presented next Wednesday (4 September). The regulatory drive is coordinated with the G20, which is set to endorse a new global set of rules at a summit next week.
Euro & Finance 20-03-2012

Commission tries to shed light on ‘shadow banking’

The European Commission is set to tackle the “shadow banking” market, attempting to bring the growing sector within the regulatory fold amid fears that it is growing too large and threatens Europe's financial stability.
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