EU 11 mull narrower FTT
17 December 2013
Salman Shaheen - ITR
The 11 EU member states looking to adopt a financial transaction tax (FTT) have discussed proposals for a narrower version of the tax to get it past stalled negotiations.
Lithuania has proposed that the
11 EU countries which want to bring in an FTT should consider
narrowing the tax’s scope so that countries can
progress beyond their current deadlock.
Meeting in Brussels last week to
consider Lithuania’s proposals, the countries
discussed exempting repurchase agreements (repos) from the
"There is concern that the application of the FTT to
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