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CRR Quick Fix: new rules push banks to pump money into real economy

The European Parliament approved an S&D report temporarily amending the Capital Requirements Regulation (CRR) to respond to the economic impact of the

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Joint letter from EP Group leaders to EU leaders ahead of European Council meeting

Today, the group leaders of the European parliament sent a letter to EU leaders ahead of the European Council meeting of 19 June. The European

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As EU taxonomy sets global gold standard for sustainable investments - S&D make money work for the planet and the people

Today, the European Parliament is set to approve the world’s first standard for sustainable financial products. This unified classification system

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S&Ds push strongly against hostile takeovers in a post-pandemic economy

Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament welcome the European Commission’s review of competition and State Aid rules. Protecting European

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S&Ds call on new EU resources to rebuild post-pandemic Europe

Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament today proposed a basket of new resources to the EU budget to finance the economic and social

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S&Ds will not accept any deal reached in the Council, Iratxe García tells Charles Michel. She also announces a new Parliamentary subcommittee on taxes

Today Iratxe García participated in a meeting between all group leaders in the European Parliament, its president David Sassoli, and the president of

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CRR Quick Fix: S&Ds lead European Parliament in adopting rules to ensure banks play constructive role in economic recovery

Today, the economic and monetary affairs committee in the European Parliament will vote on an S&D report temporarily amending the Capital Requirements

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S&Ds tell Ursula von der Leyen to remain firm when negotiating the Recovery Plan with the Council

Today the Group of the Socialists and Democrats hosted Commission president Ursula von der Leyen during its remote meeting. In a lively exchange, S&D

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“The Recovery Plan is a historical investment that we owe to future generations,” says Iratxe García

Today, Commission president Ursula von der Leyen presented to the plenary of the European Parliament three proposals for a Recovery Plan, a

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S&Ds lead European Parliament’s response on the European Recovery Plan

Socialists and Democrats call on the European Commission to come up with an ambitious recovery plan to respond to the economic emergency created by