On 25 October 2016, the European Commission (“EC”) produced a communication on their work programme (the “Work Programme”) which set out their priorities for 2017, and was published for the European Parliament, the Council, the European Economic and Social Committee and the Committee of the regions.

We have summarised the EC’s Work Programme and set out the core priorities which financial services firms should consider, please click below to access the document.


Should you have any questions regarding the Work Programme and what impact it may have for your firm, Cleveland & Co, your ‘External in-house Counsel’, is here to help.