Sven Giegold
Mitglied der Grünen/EFA-Fraktion im Europaparlament

Sprecher Europagruppe Grüne


Financial transaction tax: Ball set rolling for FTT coalition of the willing

The Greens | European Free Alliance in the European Parliament PRESS RELEASE – Strasbourg, 23 October 2012 The European Commission today set out proposals for the launch of an enhanced cooperation procedure, with a view to introducing a financial transaction tax…

Market manipulation/LIBOR rules: MEPs support tougher sanctions against market manipulation and insider dealing

The European Parliament’s economic affairs committee today voted on proposals to strengthen EU rules against financial actual market manipulation and insider dealing. The Greens welcomed the vote, which would introduce tougher sanctions and other measures, with Green finance spokesperson…

Financial transaction tax: Greens hail landmark moment for FTT

Commenting on the announcement that a group of eleven EU member states has agreed to move forward with the implementation of a common financial transaction tax through an ‘enhanced cooperation’ procedure (1), Green economic and finance spokesperson Emilie Turunen…