nr. 02 - December 2014

  • nr. 02 - December 2014

    The key positions in two financial sector federations have been taken up by two newcomers  who are already well-known, i.e. Wim Mijs as CEO of the European Banking Federation and Rik Vandenberghe as chairman of Febelfin. 360° has asked them about their opinion on the present-day financial landscape, tomorrow’s players and the role of Brussels.

  • nr. 02 - December 2014

    Do you know that in 2014, banks had to pay almost 1 billion EUR of taxes and contributions, i.e. six times as much as in 2007? Moreover, an additional tax of
    150 million EUR will be imposed according to the government agreement. Dirk De Cort, Febelfin Director Economic Affairs: “At any price, we must avoid excessive taxation being imposed on the financial sector up to the point where the real economy would be jeopardised”.

  • nr. 02 - December 2014

    Would you like to see the actual repercussions of the additional taxes imposed on the financial sector? Febelfin has made a short survey.