Chapter News

IMF Review Weighs How to Harness Trade for Growth

April 2, 2015

Speaking to IMF Survey, two of the report’s authors—Martin Kaufman and Varapat Chensavasdijai of the IMF’s Strategy, Policy, and Review Department—discuss the growth potential that trade reform...

Interview with Sabine Lautenschläger, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB and Vice-Chair of the Supervisory Board of the Single Supervisory Mechanism

April 2, 2015

Ms Lautenschläger, you have a unique role in the European Central Bank: not only do you have a say in the key ECB interest rates but, as Vice-Chair of the new banking supervision, you also monitor the...

Remarks by the President after Meeting with Local Elected Officials and Small Business Exporters on Trade

April 1, 2015

THE PRESIDENT:  Well, as I said in the State of the Union address earlier this year, my top priority is to make sure that we continue the economic momentum that's been established, continue to grow businesses...

EU-US trade deal: 15 EP committees have their say

March 30, 2015

The European Parliament is working on its position on the EU-US trade deal known as the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP). The international trade committee is responsible for drafting...

European Central Bank and Bank of England announce measures to enhance financial stability in relation to centrally cleared markets in the EU

March 29, 2015

29 March 2015 -- The European Central Bank (ECB) and the Bank of England (BoE) are today announcing a series of measures aimed at enhancing financial stability in relation to centrally cleared markets...

International Trade Statistics 2014

March 26, 2015

A key developments section at the start of each chapter uses charts and maps to illustrate the most important trends. More detailed data are provided in a variety of tables covering specific aspects of...

UPCOMING CHAPTER EVENTS

Breakfast with the Deputy Prime Minister of Portugal

April 28, 2015 | 8:00am

The EACCNY is partnering with the Embassy of Portugal to the United States and AICEP Portugal Trade & Investment Agency to host a breakfast with his Excellency Paulo de Sacadura Cabral Portas, Deputy Prime Minister of Portugal.

EACCNY Newsmaker Breakfast with EU Ambassador to the U.S.

April 30, 2015 | 8:00am

Please join us for a Newsmaker Breakfast with David O'Sullivan, European Union Ambassador to the United States, in a Conversation with Daniel Bases of Reuters News.

Sanctions: Current Trends and Their Implications for Companies & Investors

May 19, 2015 | 8:00am

This program will discuss the impact of sanctions on European companies doing business globally. In particular it will cover the ways in which companies can remain current on sanctions restrictions as well as rulemaking that may impact operations.  Emphasis will be given to the new sectoral sanctions program and the imposition of Crimean sanctions.

Upcoming Partner Events

American Bar Association International Spring Meeting

April 28, 2015 | 8:00am

The EACC is a proud supporter of the American Bar Association International Spring Meeting.

The Global Executive's Executive Presence Workshop

April 29, 2015 | 6:30pm

Please join EACCNY member The Global Executive for a three-week workshop focusing on developing your executive presence.

Breakfast Briefing on International Tax Planning

May 05, 2015 | 8:30am

Please join EACCNY member Houthoff Buruma for a breakfast briefing focusing on tax planning.

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Member News

NY Grant Company can help you take energy costs out of your business…

April 9, 2015

The NYS Energy Research and Development Authority has created programs that offer incentives for both new construction and existing facilities that meet specific energy efficiency standards. Additionally...

How the Cookie Crumbles – EU Regulators Undertake EU-Wide ‘Cookie Sweep’

April 9, 2015

The Article 29 Working Party (“WP29”), supported by data protection authorities and other national regulators, recently undertook an EU-wide ‘cookie sweep’. This review concerned nearly 500 websites...

DS Concept Announces Over $150 Million in Global Deals This March.

April 9, 2015

A Spanish food distributor has signed a factoring agreement with DS-Concept to support their growing exports to the EU. With the increased working capital, the company expects $20 million in factored...

Spring – A Time For Change in UK Employment and Data Protection Law

April 7, 2015

Spring is always a time for new beginnings; the end of the financial year and the start of a new one, election time and the clocks moving forward for daylight savings time. In the UK, Spring also heralds...