Speech by Yves Mersch, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB, Warsaw, 22 March 2019.
The European Banking Authority (EBA) launched today its central electronic register under the Payments Services Directive (PSD2). The register will provide information on several thousand payment and electronic money institutions and 150,000 agents within the EU. Its objective is to increase transparency and ensure a high level of consumer protection within the European Single Market.
The Council today adopted a regulation on aligning the costs of cross-border payments in euros between euro and non-euro countries and increasing the transparency of charges related to currency conversion services across the EU.
Vice-President Valdis Dombrovskis’ Speech at the Afore Consulting – 3rd Annual Fintech Conference, Brussels, 26 February 2019.
The decisions concern: market operations, market infrastructure and payments, advices on legislation, corporate governance, statistics, banking supervision.