IRSG response to Commission Green Paper on building a Capital Markets Union

The International Regulatory Strategy Group welcomes the European Commission’s ambition to create a single market for capital in Europe to increase competitiveness, jobs and growth for all 28 Member States. This formal response to the Capital Markets Union consultation will focus on the ways in which financial markets can better serve Europe’s people and businesses by identifying obstacles to deep and liquid pools of capital and making proposals for the removal of those impediments.

Published: 13/05/2015

IRSG Paper on Recovery and Resolution regime for CCPs


IRSG Paper: 'Recovery and Resolution regime for CCPs'

Published: 30/04/2015

Anglo-French Committee letter on TTIP

The Anglo-French Committee of the City of London Corporation and Paris Europlace wrote to Commissioner Malmström to express support for the inclusion of financial services regulatory cooperation in the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP).

Published: 14/04/2015

IRSG briefing on Bank Structural Reform Agenda

This paper sets out the IRSG's position on the Bank Structural Reform Agenda.

Published: 10/03/2015

Long-term Finance for Infrastructure and Growth Companies in Europe


Long-term Finance for Infrastructure and Growth Companies in Europe makes a positive, powerful and evidentially based case for the benefits that long-term investment can bring to Europe.

Published: 04/03/2015

IRSG response to IOSCO consultation on cross-border regulation

This paper contains the IRSG response to IOSCO consultation on cross-border regulation.

Published: 28/02/2015

Anglo-French Committee letter on Capital Markets Union

The Anglo-French Committee of e City of London Corporation and Paris Europlace wrote to Commissioner Hill to express support for remarks made at the Capital Markets Union conference on 6 November 2014 regarding the need to re-evaluate all of the financial services regulation that has been passed over the past 5 years to see whether the EU has got the balance right between reducing risk and encouraging growth in financial services.

Published: 22/01/2015

IRSG briefing on third country provisions in Benchmarks Regulation

This paper sets out the IRSG's position on the EU Benchmarks Regulation, with specific focus on third country provisions.

Published: 15/01/2015

IRSG response to House of Lords inquiry on EU financial regulatory framework

This paper form the written evidence submitted by the IRSG to the House of Lords inquiry on the EU financial regulatory framework.

Published: 09/01/2015

Wholesale Financial Markets series

The Wholsesale Financial Markets Series, produced jointly with MEDEF, the CBI and Paris Europlace, explain the role of wholesale financial markets in financing business to support  growth in Europe's wider economy.

Published: 01/12/2014