Chapter News

Remarks by President Jean-Claude Juncker at the Panel discussion on the “State of the European Union” with European Parliament President Schulz, European Council President Tusk and Prime Minister of Italy, Matteo Renzi

May 6, 2016

I was a member of the Council of Ministers for 30 years. I was Prime Minister of my country for 19 years and so I can say, without being arrogant, that I have experienced European daily life in different...

The State of the TTIP Talks

May 5, 2016

Among them: Agriculture, Anti-Corruption, Competition, Cross border Trade Services, Customs, Trade Facilitation, eCommerce, Energy & Raw Materials, Investment Protection, IP, Legal & Institutional...

World Trade Month: The Importance of Global Trade

May 5, 2016

Every year, World Trade Month—designated for the month of May—gives us the opportunity to acknowledge the importance of global trade, and look back at the economic advancements we have made as a result...

Joint Statement: U.S.-EU Energy Council

May 5, 2016

1. The seventh United States-European Union Energy Council met today in Washington, D.C., chaired by U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry, U.S. Secretary of Energy Ernest Moniz, EU High Representative/Vice...

European Report Card: Worries Over Eurozone Growth, Greece and ‘Brexit’

May 4, 2016

With growth slowing and the region facing a wide array of challenges — from the long-running Greek debt crisis to the possibility of a British exit from the European Union — the European Commission...

Capital Markets Union: Commission supports crowdfunding as alternative source of finance for Europe’s start-ups

May 3, 2016

The report finds that crowdfunding remains relatively small but is developing rapidly. If appropriately regulated, it has the potential to be a key source of financing for SMEs over the long term. EU...


Base Erosion & Profit Shifting (BEPS) from a US and European Perspective

May 10, 2016 | 8:00am

Join us for an update on BEPS and a review of the Global Environment Resulting in These Activities. 

EU-U.S. Privacy Shield Framework (Safe Harbor 2.0) - A Regulatory Update

May 17, 2016 | 8:00am

Join us for an update on the EU-U.S. Privacy Shield Framework. Our panelists will discuss details of the new Privacy Shield Agreement, the changes it entails and the implications for the US and EU businesses & investors.

EACCNY & Euronext Pan European Days Program

June 07, 2016 | 8:00am

The European American Chamber of Commerce New York is pleased to partner again with Euronext to organise the one day European American Economic Forum that is part of Euronext's Pan European Days Program here in New York City.

Upcoming Partner Events

World Trade Week New York City 2016

May 09, 2016 | 8:00am

EACC is a supporter of World Trade Week NYC.  An active network of more than 40 organizations in the New York metro region working together to underscore the importance of international trade, logistics and port operations on the region’s economy and to use their collective expertise to help the region’s businesses grow through export and import.

Safety & Security for your Personal Health & your Investments

May 09, 2016 | 8:30am

EACCNY member Vontobel Swiss Wealth Advisors AG is delighted to invite you to their First Annual Roundtable Conference for "Safety & Security for your Personal Health & your Investments".

Challenges and Opportunities of Transatlantic IT Investments and Operations

May 11, 2016 | 8:00am

Learn about the major challenges and opportunities that define transatlantic business opportunities in the digital age.

Member News

Aeropostale Reveals List of Stores That Won’t Fly Any More & Fresh Market to Close 13 Stores

May 5, 2016

Aeropostale announced it will be closing 154 stores in conjunction with its bankruptcy filing. We've created a list of CMBS loans that intersect with that list of closings (Aeropostale store closings...

Toy Industry Association (TIA) Elects New Leadership at Annual General Meeting

May 4, 2016

The Toy Industry Association (TIA) announced the election of eight new members to the TIA Board of Directors for two-year terms of office expiring in 2018 during its Annual General Meeting held in Miami...

Social Justice and Sustainable Change: The Impacts of Higher Education

May 4, 2016

Yielding the first findings from our 10-year impact study of the Ford Foundation International Fellowships Program (IFP), Social Justice and Sustainable Change shows that funding the post-graduate academic...

Wire Transfer Fraud Continues to Put People and Businesses at Risk

May 2, 2016

Law enforcement officials have warned of a wire transfer fraud based on the receipt of a compromised email. This fraud is a sophisticated scam targeting businesses that normally work with foreign suppliers...