On 14 September 2022, President von der Leyen announced in her State of the Union Address a first package of emergency energy measures aimed at providing an EU-wide response to the difficulties that high energy prices are causing for consumers, as well as for energy firms participating in wholesale energy markets. The President mentioned also the ongoing work streams regarding financial markets, as the Commission may adopt further measures in the coming days and weeks with market regulators. The ongoing work streams cover the following areas: derivatives, benchmarks and trading.
- Publication date
- 14 September 2022
- Directorate-General for Financial Stability, Financial Services and Capital Markets Union