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The American Chamber of Commerce to the EU (AmCham EU) speaks for American companies committed to and invested in Europe. AmCham EU brings together the expertise of 150+ member companies and follows 80+ policy issues at any point in time.

We strive to create a better understanding of EU and US positions on business matters and stand ready to provide the views of American business in Europe.

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  • Organizations Supporting the EU-U.S. Financial Services Marketplace form new International Coalition for Transatlantic Cooperation in Financial Regulation, focusing on TTIP

    Tuesday, June 7, 2016
    TTIP
    Financial Services
    June 7, 2016 — An international group of fourteen trade associations and business groups today announced the formation of a Transatlantic Financial Regulatory Coherence (TFRC) Coalition. The Coalition, which represents a large part of the transatlantic financial services community, has been brought together by a strong and shared belief on both sides of the Atlantic that improving regulatory cooperation between the U.S. and EU must be a priority. It believes that a comprehensive Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) that includes both market-opening measures and a framework for regulatory coherence in financial services is the best way of achieving this.
  • The case for investing in Europe remains as compelling as ever

    Tuesday, June 7, 2016
    All Committees
    The case for investing in Europe remains as compelling as ever with 14 of top 25 most business-friendly nations located in the region.
  • David McAllister awarded AmCham EU Transatlantic Business Award

    Friday, June 3, 2016
    Communications and Marketing Group
    All Committees
    AmCham EU was pleased to award David McAllister, MEP (EPP, DE) its eleventh Transatlantic Business Award at its Gala Evening.
  • Joint Industry Declaration on the Digital Content Directive

    Tuesday, May 24, 2016
    Consumer affairs
    Digital Economy
    Our organisations, representing the full array of creators, developers, and distributors of digital content, write to express our substantial reservations with the Commission’s latest proposal for a Directive on the contracts for the supply of Digital Content (DCD). We fully support the objective of DCD to boost e-commerce by providing clarity to consumers and legal certainty to businesses, but having analysed the proposed text, we have identified several elements that we worry would significantly undermine the objectives.
  • Business Alliance for TTIP Reiterates Call for Comprehensive TTIP Agreement

    Thursday, April 21, 2016
    TTIP
    Trade & External Affairs
    Transatlantic Task Force
    Ahead of the 13th round of negotiations for a Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) agreement which will take place from 25-29 April 2016 in New York, and the bilateral meetings between European leaders and U.S. President Barack Obama at the Hannover Messe in Germany taking place in parallel, the Business Alliance for TTIP stresses the importance of achieving an ambitious and comprehensive TTIP deal that delivers benefits to business, consumers and society.

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