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The current crisis in the financial market has highlighted the need to ensure greater transparency in the market as well as greater protection (equally across Europe) and involvement of consumers, who are usually the end users, especially since consumer expenditure generates a significant part of the EU’s wealth. Due to the sophisticated and complex nature… » read more

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Access to finance for SMEs during the economic recovery is a very relevant issue as we start to move tentatively out of the recession. The prediction of reduced credit will affect the availability of finance for SMEs. This is a critical issue for the recovery of European economies. The issue about access to finance was… » read more

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Albeit finance professionals’ optimism continues to depend substantially on the actions of national governments, the reliance on state assistance seems to have dissipated since the first quarter of 2009 and business confidence is now more clearly linked to expectations of future growth. According to ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants)’ s global survey of… » read more

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The European Parliament begins its tenure at a challenging time. However, Members of the Parliament have the opportunity to make a real difference, by taking steps to resolve the crisis and ensuring that the legislation and other structures that come out of it are robust and benefit, rather than harming business. The EU could provide… » read more

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