Wednesday, April 1st, 2020

With the outbreak of COVID-19, we have seen the proliferation of significant quantities of news, myths, and disinformation about it – coming from various sources both within and outside of the European Union. The World Health Organisation has stated that the outbreak of and response to COVID-19 has been accompanied by a massive “infodemic”, which […]

The Coronavirus pandemic and the new world it is creating

Monday, March 30th, 2020

23/03/2020  COVID-19 will reshape our world. We don’t yet know when the crisis will end. But we can be sure that by the time it does, our world will look very different. How different will depend on the choices we make today. “COVID-10 will reshape our world. We don’t yet know when the crisis will […]

Interest Rates and the Dollar Going forward

Wednesday, March 25th, 2020

On March 23rd, Bannockburn’s Chief Market Strategist, Marc Chandler, hosted an update call where he shared ways in which this crisis is different from what we have seen in the last generation.  Unlike the Great Financial Crisis, the tech bubble, and the S&L Crisis, the current crisis did not begin in the financial sector, but […]

Greenville Mayor Takes Emergency Action to Halt Spread of COVID-19

Monday, March 23rd, 2020

City of Greenville Mayor Knox White took emergency action to stop the spread of COVID-19 by requiring bars, restaurants and breweries to limit service to curbside pick-up and drive-thru, closing indoor eating and drinking areas effective close of business March 17. White declared a citywide state of emergency after hosting a teleconference with representatives of […]

COVID-19: Commission sets out European coordinated response to counter the economic impact of the Coronavirus

Monday, March 23rd, 2020

COVID-19 is a severe public health emergency for our citizens, societies and economies with infections in all Member States. It is also a major economic shock to the EU. The Commission therefore presents today an immediate response to mitigate the socio-economic impact of  the COVID-19 outbreak, centred on a European coordinated response. The Commission will […]

EACC-Carolinas Welcomes New Sustaining Partner, WCM Global Wealth

Tuesday, March 10th, 2020

EACC-Carolinas is thrilled to welcome new Sustaining Partner, WCM Global Wealth, LLC. WCM Global Wealth, LLC was founded to deliver professional money management, planning and advice to discerning clients who appreciate independent thought, hard work, transparency and the pursuit of excellence. Vision Our professional wealth managers are personally committed to your financial journey. WCM seeks […]

COVID-19 and Paid Leave: Three Scenarios to Plan For

Tuesday, March 10th, 2020

Disability and Absence Workers Compensation Wellbeing 05 March, 2020 COVID-19 is now actively disrupting lives and businesses in the US — and unfortunately it’s just the beginning. Employers have moved to implement travel restrictions and taken other steps to try and keep their workers healthy, but as the disease spreads employers are facing a new set […]

EACC-Carolinas Welcomes New Member, Transatlantic Partners

Tuesday, March 10th, 2020

EACC-Carolinas is thrilled to welcome new member: Transatlantic Partners, LLC. TRANSATLANTIC Partners LLC helps U.S. companies sell their stock or assets by matching them up with qualified French, UK, and other European buyers. Our  U.S., UK and French advisors know the marketing and financing advantages for M&A deals on both sides of the Atlantic. We […]

EU-UK relations: Council Gives go-Ahead for Talks to Start and Adopts Negotiating Directives

Tuesday, February 25th, 2020

The Council today adopted a decision authorising the opening of negotiations for a new partnership with the UK, and formally nominating the Commission as EU negotiator. The Council also adopted negotiating directives which constitute a mandate to the Commission for the negotiations. The Council has adopted a clear and strong mandate for our negotiator, Michel […]

Shaping Europe’s Digital Future: Commission Presents Strategies for Data and Artificial Intelligence

Friday, February 21st, 2020

Today, the Commission unveils its ideas and actions for a digital transformation that works for all, reflecting the best of Europe: open, fair, diverse, democratic and confident. It presents a European society powered by digital solutions that put people first, opens up new opportunities for businesses, and boosts the development of trustworthy technology to foster an open and democratic […]