Chapter News

Nomination Procedure for top EU Positions

July 21, 2014

At their June meeting, EU leaders adopted the decision proposing to the European Parliament Jean-Claude Juncker as candidate for President of the European Commission. The Parliament elected the proposed...

Fighting fraud: Major progress in anti-fraud policy but Member States must do more to combat fraud

July 18, 2014

Member States must step up their work to prevent, detect and report fraud affecting EU funds, according to the Commission's annual report on the protection of financial interests (PIF report). The report...

“Humanisation”

July 17, 2014

In 2008 the world suffered its most severe financial crisis since the calamities of the 1930s. Since then debate has raged over just what went wrong. Some blame greedy bankers, anxious to profit at any...

World to NYC – Smart & Sustainable Cities Global Challenge

July 17, 2014

Over three days, participants will have the opportunity to meet leaders of large corporations, tech entrepreneurs, investors, lawyers who specialize in business incorporation and immigration issues, NYC...

Let the U.S. President know how you’re doing

July 17, 2014

This summer, he's traveling around the country to spend time with folks like you who are writing him. He's sitting down to eat meals with them, walking through their neighborhoods -- seeing what their...

Calling All Geography Gurus and EU Experts – Win a Trip to Brussels!

July 15, 2014

Think you know all there is to know about the EU? Test your knowledge with our new geography game, which asks players to identify and locate the city in Europe that corresponds to an EU-related trivia...

UPCOMING CHAPTER EVENTS

Private Equity Forum: A Market Update

September 09, 2014 | 5:00pm

Join us for a Review of PE in 2014 & Outlook on what is in store for 2015: Macro Sector Trends, Current Volume & Outlook in Europe & the US.

Update on Europe: Breakfast Briefing on the European Banking Union

September 23, 2014 | 8:00am

In response to the financial crisis the European Union has pursued a number of initiatives to create a safer and sounder financial sector. These initiatives include stronger prudential requirements for banks, improved depositor protection and rules for restructuring or resolving failing banks.

The Benefits of Long-Term Thinking in the Light of Market Realities

November 04, 2014 | 8:00am

Join us for a moderated panel discussion with CEO’s from major US and EU companies, Pension Funds and other market participants on the benefits of looking beyond the next quarter, including a comparison of US & EU approaches to the subject of longtermism.

Upcoming Partner Events

Science Meets Creativity – The EURAXESS Science Slam North America 2014

May 15, 2014 | 8:00am

The second EURAXESS Science Slam North America gives researchers based in North America the chance to showcase their research projects to their peers and the wider public in a relaxed and joyful atmosphere. There are no limits to your creativity when it comes to presenting your projects. Tap dancing, singing, old-school presentation, scientific equipment – all is allowed.

VentureOutNY Presents: The Brazilian (a Brazilian Tech Night)

July 23, 2014 | 6:00pm

VentureOutNY, a EACCNY Member,  invites you to join them Wednesday, July 23rd for "The Brazilian", an event showcasing an impressive delegation of Brazilian tech startups and a panel of esteemed venture investors including David Teten of ff Venture Capital.

How Can You Better Protect Yourself with the Escalating Trend of FCPA Enforcement?

July 30, 2014 | 12:00pm

Anti-Bribery and Corruption Compliance: The Role of Transactional Testing and Accounting Controls in a Proactive Environment.

OPENING RATES
EUR / USD 1.3568 / 1.3573
USD / JPY 101.65 / 101.70
GBP / USD 1.7125 / 1.7130
USD / CHF .8981 / .8986
USD / CAD 1.0742 / 1.0747
AUD / USD .9358 / .9363
USD / MXN 12.9332 / 12.9337
USD / CNY 6.2044 / 6.2049
EUR / JPY 137.58 / 137.63
EUR / GBP .7898 / .7903

Brought to you byBannockburn Global Forex, LLC

Member News

Stylewhile Launches New Online Marketplace For Emerging and Independent Designers

July 22, 2014

The App gives consumers the tools to easily discover today’s most exciting up-and-coming brands, and to shop in a more interactive way than the traditional online shopping experience allows. Users can...

Capita Financial Managers (Ireland) granted AIFM licence

July 22, 2014

As of 21 July, CFMI holds both a UCITS Management Company and an AIFM licence and is available for investment managers wishing to appoint an independent and experienced funds management company. CFMI...

Granito and the Practicing Law Institute’s Securities Arbitration 2014 Seminar

July 16, 2014

Granito Advisory, a member of the EACCNY, is pleased to be a member of the faculty of the Practicing Law Institute's Securities Arbitration 2014 Seminar to be held on July 31, 2014 in New York City....

DS-Concept Provides $2.5 Million Export Factoring Facility to Apparel Distributor in California, USA

July 15, 2014

DS-Concept Factoring, Inc., a global commercial finance company, and a member of the EACC New York, specializing in international non-recourse factoring, has provided a $2.5 million export accounts...