The Commission has published an updated version of its work programme, showing new publication dates for some key proposals. Among the documents expected before the end of 2011 are:

  • A proposal for an instrument on an optional European contract law in October
  • MiFID 2 in October
  • Initiative on bank recovery and resolution in September
  • Regulation on CSDs in October
  • Legislative instrument for standardising pre-contract information on packaged retail investment products (PRIPs) in the fourth quarter
  • Proposal for a European regime on venture capital in the fourth quarter
  • Revision of the Insurance Mediation Directive (IMD2) in the fourth quarter
  • Recommendation on access to a basic payment account in July
  • Communication on financial sector taxation in the third quarter

(Source: Commission Actions to be Adopted)