Frédéric Oudéa, chairman of the French Banking Federation (FBF), the members of the Executive Committee and Marie-Anne Barbat-Layani, chief executive officer of the FBF, meet three European commissioners today to discuss issues related to the funding of the economy and fostering growth in Europe, as well as the banking sectors regulatory agenda.
The French Banking Federation hosted a round table discussion on the challenges and opportunities for financing energy efficiency in Europe organised by the European Covered Bond Council and the European Mortgage Federation.
The European Commission put forward yesterday its action plan in favour of the Capital Markets Union (CMU).
The Executive committee of the French Banking Federation (FBF) has appointed Frédéric Oudéa, Chief Executive Officer of Societe Generale, as Chairman of the FBF for a period of one year as from 1 September 2015, in accordance with the professional organisation’s articles of association.
On 1 July, the French Banking Federation (FBF) will be present in Frankfurt through its newly opened representative office alongside the European Banking Federation.
FBF welcomes the Capital Markets Union (CMU) initiative and the new priority to growth and employment. A proper financing of the economy is key to achieve these objectives. As a reminder, financing the economy, especially SME's is the number one strategic priority of French banks.
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