Animated Discussion on Retail Conduct Supervision at the Joint ESAs Consumer Protection Day

Date: 23rd June 2017 Today, Alin Iacob, Chairman of the Association of Romanian Financial Services Users, vice chair of the EBA Banking Stakeholder Group and Board Member of BETTER FINANCE, participated in a Panel Discussion on Retail Conduct Supervision at the Joint ESAs Consumer Protection Day 2017. He brought the perspective from Central and Eastern Europe on this important issue

Robo-Investing: BlackRock lands in Euro-Robo-Land

Date: 23rd June 2017 Blackrock, the American global investment corporation acquired a €30 million stake in the European Robo-Investor Scalable Capital. The giant asset manager joins two others investors, Holtzbrink and Tengelman, in the last funding round by Scalable Capital. In 2015, Blackrock bought the US Robo-Investor FutureAdvisor which also uses ETFs (Exchange-traded Funds) to build portfolios for clients. Since