The Commission has published its table of actions expected to be adopted before the end of this year. The following are relevant to financial services regulation:

  • review of the Third Money Laundering Directive;
  • introduction of the Securities Law Regulation, on book-entry securities;
  • adoption of Level 2 technical measures on the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (AIFMD )and Solvency 2;
  • consultation on extending the requirement for recovery and resolution plans to systemically relevant institutions other than banks and large investment banks;
  • report on application of the second Capital Requirements Directive (CRD2) to microcredit finance;
  • green paper on the role of the financial services sector in the long-term financing of the economy;
  • report on the review of the Financial Conglomerates Directive; and
  • report on the Financial Sector Acquisitions Directive.

(Source: Commission’s Expected Actions)