Chapter News

EU 2016 budget approved by the Council

November 24, 2015

On 24 November 2015, the Council by unanimity approved the 2016 EU budget deal agreed by the Conciliation Committee on 14 November. If the agreement is also confirmed by the European Parliament on 25...

A European Deposit Insurance Scheme (EDIS) – Frequently Asked Questions

November 24, 2015

The recent Five Presidents' Report set out a number of steps to further strengthen the EU's Economic and Monetary Union (EMU). One of the key deliverables under the first stage of the Completion of the...

Banking Union: restoring financial stability in the Eurozone

November 24, 2015

Since the crisis started in 2008, the European Commission has worked hard to learn all the lessons from the crisis and create a safer and sounder financial sector. The Commission has proposed 28 new rules...

Remarks by J. Dijsselbloem following today’s Eurogroup meeting

November 23, 2015

We had a extra dedicated Eurogroup meeting today to talk about Draft Budgetary Plans (DBP) and we also took stock of the discussions on Greece. Of course all this happened under the dark cloud of the...

EIB opens office and strengthens presence in Denmark

November 23, 2015

The European Investment Bank (EIB) Group has today officially inaugurated its representative office in Copenhagen to support business, develop contacts with the public and private sectors, strengthen...

Investment Plan for Europe: €180 million for SMEs in Slovenia

November 20, 2015

The European Investment Fund (EIF) and Slovene Enterprise Fund (SEF) have signed a COSME agreement in Slovenia, benefiting from the support of the European Fund for Strategic Investments (EFSI) the heart...


Cross-Border Investigations Not at Cross Purposes & What we can learn from the Volkswagen Case

December 10, 2015 | 5:30pm

Please join us for a program discussing recent developments and law enforcement trends, risks, and organizational measures regarding cross-border investigations in Europe and the United States

Euronext Pan European Days: European American Economic Forum

June 07, 2016 | 8:00am

The European American Chamber of Commerce New York will partner again with Euronext to organize Pan European Day. We will discuss the state of the EU economy as well as topical regulatory and business issues and how they affect U.S. investors.

Upcoming Partner Events

Business Forum I – Transatlantic Cybersecurity Considerations

December 03, 2015 | 8:30am

Learn about the advantages of doing business with Europe and gain an understanding of key issues in cybersecurity that impact EU-US trade. Join us for an informative half day Business Forum with leading experts from industry, academia and government.

Employment tax for the U.S. work force: Part 2

December 03, 2015 | 3:00pm

As the year-end approaches, companies need to start thinking about the information needed for year-end payroll tax filing in order to transition smoothly into the new year. These issues, which can be simple clarification of payroll tax form instructions or complex interpretation of employment tax policies and procedures, can significantly affect your internal and external reporting and compliance procedures

Capital Link's 17th Annual Greek Investor Forum

December 14, 2015 | 12:00am

The EACCNY is a supporting sponsor of Capital Link's 17th Annual Greek Forum, which will be held on Monday, December 1, 2015 at the Metropolitan Club in New York City.

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Member News

Global Banking and Finance Review: Understanding The Proposed French “Duty Of Vigilance”

November 25, 2015

On 24 April 2013, the Rana Plaza factory building in Dhaka (Bangladesh) collapsed, killing more than 1,000 workers and wounding more than 1,500. Thirty-two U.S., Canadian and European labels and retailers...

SEC Report Indicates Whistleblower Program Going Strong

November 25, 2015

Compliance professionals and attorneys received confirmation on Tuesday of what many have long expected:  the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission whistleblower program is steadily growing in scope...

Maryland Office Loan Faces Refinancing Difficulties Again, Transferred to Special Servicing

November 25, 2015

The $37.2 million Prince George Center II loan was recently put into special servicing according to an email alert from Fitch late last week. The loan makes up 3.89% of MLCFC 2006-1 and is backed...

Lawful Cross-Border Transfers of Employees’ Personal Data: EU Commission’s Communication on the Invalidation of Safe Harbor 1.0 Suggests Safe Harbor 2.0 is on the Horizon

November 17, 2015

In the wake of last month's landmark decision by the European Court of Justice (ECJ) invalidating the U.S.-European Union (EU) Safe Harbor framework, hundreds of U.S. multinationals, no longer able to...