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The Times reports today on another round of exclusive documents leaked by Open Europe, this time regarding European Commission plans to regulate the ‘shadow banking sector’. See here and here for the docs.A rather niche story you might think but it…

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Usually technical meetings behind closed doors in Brussels are pretty dull. However, judging by some of the reports floating around, yesterday’s meeting of the EU Committee of Permanent Representatives (COREPER) may have bucked the trend somewhat. Th…

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A lot has been written over the past few weeks regarding the easing of the Basel III banking rules, which we’ve been meaning to cover but didn’t get round to doing. The specifics and details have been well covered so instead we’ll look at some of motiv…

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