Chapter News

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...

Digital Single Market Strategy: European Commission Agrees Areas for Action

March 26, 2015

Digital technology is part of everyday life. From studying to watching films, buying or selling online to connecting with friends or your doctor – the internet is a goldmine of digital opportunities...

The Top 10 Myths About TTIP

March 24, 2015

"Europe faces big challenges. These include kick-starting our economy. Adapting to the rise of emerging econo mies outside Europe. Or maintaining our influence in the world. TTIP could help. At home,...

Greece should resume policy dialogue and agree on reforms, Draghi tells EU MEPs

March 23, 2015

The European Central Bank’s expanded asset purchase programme, better known as “quantitative easing” (QE), is starting to make headway across the EU, ECB President Mario Draghi told Economic and...

Keeping consumers safe: nearly 2500 dangerous products withdrawn from the EU market in 2014

March 23, 2015

Brussels, 23 March 2015 -- The European Commission published new figures today, showing that in 2014, nearly 2500 products, ranging from toys to motor vehicles, were either stopped before they entered...

Combatting corporate tax avoidance: Commission presents Tax Transparency Package

March 18, 2015

Brussels, 18 March 2015 -- The European Commission today presented a package of tax transparency measures as part of its ambitious agenda to tackle corporate tax avoidance and harmful tax competition...

UPCOMING CHAPTER EVENTS

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.

EACCNY & Euronext Pan European Days: European American Economic Forum

June 01, 2015 | 2:00pm

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

VentureOutNY Presents: Dutch Fintech Pitch Night

April 05, 2015 | 6:00pm

VentureOutNY is partnering with the Dutch Consulate and Amsterdam-based Holland Fintech for their first Dutch program and their first program featuring only fintech startups. 

7th Annual Mid-Atlantic Energy Technology Forum

April 08, 2015 | 3:30pm

The EACCNY is a proud sponsor of Pepper Hamilton's 7th Annual Mid-Atlantic Energy Technology Forum.

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.

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Member News

Taking Control of Cybersecurity: A Practical Guide for Officers and Directors

March 26, 2015

Sony, Target, Westinghouse, Home Depot, U.S. Steel, Neiman Marcus, and the National Security Agency (NSA). The security breaches suffered by these and many other organizations, including most recently...

A Second Home Run? Post-Petition Interest Claims Against Certain Lehman Entities May Be a Multiple of the Underlying Derivative Claims’ Face Amount

March 24, 2015

Creditors with allowed claims against Lehman Brothers OTC Derivatives Inc. ("LOTC") and Lehman Brothers Commercial Corporation ("LBCC") have already recovered 100 cents on the dollar on account of their...

Protectionism Threatens Cross-Border Trade

March 20, 2015

The trend of global e-commerce growth is threatened by national governments increasingly engaging in protectionist measures in order to protect their home economies, warns the Global Express Association...

New York MetLife Offices Moving Under One Roof

March 20, 2015

Starting in December of next year, MetLife will begin to rein its New York City operations into its namesake tower at 200 Park Avenue. The insurance giant just penned a 12-year lease for about 550,000...