Roundtables

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Thursday, 2 February, 2006 - 11:45
CEPS - Centre for European Policy Studies 1 Place du Congrès / Congresplein 1000 Brussels

Following the release of the EU Commission's second modified proposal for a Directive on Consumer Credit, the European Credit Research Institute (ECRI) organises on 2 February 2006 morning a Roundtable Discussion.

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Tuesday, 16 October, 2007 - 09:00
CEPS - Centre for European Policy Studies 1 Place du Congrès / Congresplein 1000 Brussels

Credit reporting - the collection of financial information on households and companies - is crucial for the sound functioning of credit markets in Europe.However, credit reporting systems and information collections are still not harmonised.

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Tuesday, 21 November, 2006 - 10:00
CEPS - Centre for European Policy Studies 1 Place du Congrès / Congresplein 1000 Brussels

Household indebtedness is rising all over Europe and especially fast in the new EU member countries. The household debt-to-assets ratio for the Euro area has reached historical levels with 33 percent in 2004 (European Central Bank, June 2006). Indebtedness continues to increase from already historical levels.