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Companies making progress with climate riskshttp://www.finanssiala.fi/en/news/Pages/Companies-making-progress-with-climate-risks.aspxCompanies making progress with climate risks13.11.2020 11:02:00<div class="ExternalClass31B258048778456DA36C48E8551837ED"><p>​<span style="font-size:18.2px;">Companies are making progress in awareness and reporting of climate risks, according to The Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosures (TCFD). Established in 2015 by the Financial Stability Board, the TCFD has published a framework of recommendations to help the financial more effectively disclose and prepare for climate-related risks. More information on climate risks helps companies raise their level of preparedness.</span><br></p></div>1

 

 

All online purchases may soon require strong identificationhttp://www.finanssiala.fi/en/news/Pages/All-online-purchases-may-soon-require-strong-identification.aspxAll online purchases may soon require strong identification25.11.2020 9:24:00<div class="ExternalClass2D9B01759C9F45C28FD1D3518FEA49C3"><p><span style="font-size:18.2px;">As of the end of the year, you will want to keep your means of strong identification close at hand. The transition period to the EU’s Second Payment Services Directive (PSD2) ends by January 2021, after which the requirement of strong customer authentication will apply to all electronic payments. This includes even small amounts and cases such as refuelling a car using a mobile app. The purpose of PSD2 is to improve payment security and consumer protection. </span><br></p></div>2

 

 

Economic Guru is only a short test – but it can open doors to several universitieshttp://www.finanssiala.fi/en/news/Pages/Economic-Guru-is-only-a-short-test-but-it-can-open-doors.aspxEconomic Guru is only a short test – but it can open doors to several universities19.11.2020 11:39:00<div class="ExternalClass530A58A2F61245F594F6597CAF0D4A5A"><p>​<span style="font-size:18.2px;">Finnish upper secondary school students’ Economic Guru 2021 competition offers the chance to win a place of study in eight different universities. There are more universities taking part than before and the number of places is the largest to date. Previous years’ Economic Guru finalists applaud the opportunities that the competition offers: participation takes little effort, but the payoff can be great.</span><br></p></div>3

 

 

Finnish Government proposes making illegal threats subject to public prosecutionhttp://www.finanssiala.fi/en/news/Pages/Finnish-government-proposes-making-illegal-threats-subject-to-public-prosecution.aspxFinnish Government proposes making illegal threats subject to public prosecution25.11.2020 7:04:00<div class="ExternalClassE287683F01A344B894C2CBCA0CEA2157"><p>​<span style="font-size:18.2px;">Employees at banks and insurance companies face threats, online shaming and even persecution on a daily basis. The recent government proposal to make illegal threats subject to public prosecution is highly valuable: it gives employers more power to help and support their employees against harassment.</span><br></p></div>4

 

 

Preparing wisely for the old agehttp://www.finanssiala.fi/en/news/Pages/Preparing-wisely-for-the-old-age.aspxPreparing wisely for the old age6.11.2020 12:24:00<div class="ExternalClass37BB2901CA2843C387352ED5C23E1E2F"><p>​<span style="font-size:18.2px;">Ageing is something that can be prepared for in many different ways. You can take care of your health, foster social relationships, design safer living arrangements in your home, and take care of finances and legal matters, such as guardianship and advance healthcare directive, for example. Finance Finland (FFI) is involved in cooperative projects and networks with the aim of strengthening Finns’ financial preparedness for their retirement days.</span><br></p></div>5

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European Digital Finance Strategy must create a level playing field

Katja Repo, 12 Nov 2020

The European Commission’s Digital Finance Package draws outlines for financial sector digitalisation at the EU level, which is a very welcome development. The sector needs the rules to be long-lasting and equal for all companies. It is important that traditional financial companies and new entrants in the sector are regulated in the same way.

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Capital markets – research on companies seeking alternative financing (updated rules in light of COVID-19)http://www.finanssiala.fi/en/statements/FFI_comments_11092020_EC_Capital_markets_research_on_companies_seeking_alternative_financing_COVID_19.pdfCapital markets – research on companies seeking alternative financing (updated rules in light of COVID-19)10.9.2020 21:00:00
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Finnish Government proposes making illegal threats subject to public prosecutionhttp://www.finanssiala.fi/en/news/Pages/Finnish-government-proposes-making-illegal-threats-subject-to-public-prosecution.aspxFinnish Government proposes making illegal threats subject to public prosecution25.11.2020 7:42:1025.11.2020 7:04:00
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