Consultation on basic payment account

06 October 2010

Consultation response

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6 October 2010 – EU Commission consultation on basic payment account – Retail financial services Unit

EFIN has been very supportive to the Commission’s project to develop a future legislative initiative on access to a basic payment account throughout the Union.

Indeed, regulation is on this matter essential to reach an effective and homogeneous access to basic payment accounts. Past research results have shown the limits of self-regulation.

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