Chapter News

Statement by the IMF on Greece

July 1, 2015

“I confirm that the SDR 1.2 billion repayment (about EUR 1.5 billion) due by Greece to the IMF today has not been received. We have informed our Executive Board that Greece is now in arrears and can...

Luxembourg Presidency Starts Today

July 1, 2015

From July 1 through December 31, 2015, Luxembourg holds the rotating Presidency of the Council of the European Union. This important role is responsible for driving forward the Council's agenda and its...

Greek Short Selling Ban

June 30, 2015

The European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) has issued today its official opinion agreeing to a seven-day emergency short selling prohibition proposed by the Hellenic Capital Market Commission...

Building a stronger single market in capital

June 30, 2015

Hundreds of thousands of people work in financial services and linked industries here in the City. They are linked in turn to other financial centres in the United Kingdom, forming part of an industry...

Internal energy market: Commission releases €550 million for cross-border European networks

June 30, 2015

Brussels, 30 June 2015 -- Today the European Commission launches a call for proposals under the Connecting Europe Facility (CEF) to help finance key trans-European energy infrastructure projects. Up to...

UPCOMING CHAPTER EVENTS

Property Taxes - A Curse or Path to Sustain Real Estate Growth & Profitability - Recent Developments in Europe and the United States

September 10, 2015 | 8:00am

Please join us for a program discussing recent developments in American and European property tax.

European Employee Matters in Cross-Border M&A Transactions

November 12, 2015 | 8:00am

European employee matters in Cross border M&A Transaction: What you should be aware of when doing acquisitions in Europe.

Upcoming Partner Events

WEBINAR: Understanding the New Consolidation Standard for Real Estate

July 07, 2015 | 3:00pm

How is the real estate industry impacted by the recently issued ASU 2015-02, Consolidation – Amendments to the Consolidation Analysis? What changes to the variable interest entity and voting interest entity models can we expect?

WEBINAR: Cybersecurity and the CFO

July 08, 2015 | 1:00pm

The threats to data privacy and data security are fierce and continuously evolving. In a recent study from Grant Thornton LLP and Financial Executives Research Foundation, research reveals that CFOs play a critical role in keeping organizations secure from these threats. From establishing an effective cybersecurity program to interfacing with the board, their responsibilities are crucial to the success of the business.

WEBINAR: Financial Reporting and Tax Benefits from Fixed Asset Management

July 15, 2015 | 12:00pm

Join Duff & Phelps for a one hour complimentary webcast on the financial reporting and tax benefits of fixed asset management. The speakers will discuss the benefits that can be derived from reconciling fixed assets that appear on a company’s books with those that actually exist through a fixed asset inventory reconciliation.
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Member News

GRANITO invited to Teach in Poland

July 1, 2015

The offer, in connection with the Visiting Professor Program of the Center for International Legal Studies, seeks experienced Common Law practitioners to place in visiting professorships throughout East...

SRR Hosted Dinner on Opportunities and Challenges in the Retail Industry

June 27, 2015

EACC member Stout Risius Ross, Inc [SRR]  (www.srr.com) recently hosted fellow EACCNY members and industry executives to a unique “Food for Thought Dinner Event.” The theme of the evening was Opportunities...

Across Foods is proud to announce its’ extended alliance with the logistic service provider foodcareplus

June 26, 2015

After having been appointed as the North American agent since November 2014, the collaboration between both companies has been intensified and Across Foods, a member of the EACCNY, has been appointed...

Dillon Eustice’ Updates Guide to UCITS in Ireland

June 26, 2015

Undertakings for Collective Investment in Transferable Securities, commonly referred to as “UCITS”, are collective investment schemes established and authorised under a harmonised European Union (...