Blog posts: Europe

May, 2014
/ Robin Hood

George Osborne has just been embarrassingly defeated. Last spring, in response to the progress being made with the European Robin Hood Tax, our...

Mar, 2014
/ Owen Tudor

Authored by Owen Tudor, Head of the TUC’s European Union and International Relations Department and Spokesperson for Robin Hood Tax UK. There’s...

Feb, 2014
/ Robin Hood

The year is 2024 and Europe has been reaping the benefits of a Robin Hood Tax, with additional funds to fight poverty and climate change and protect...

Jan, 2014
/ Robin Hood

This week came the revelation that the financial sector was fined just shy of half a billion pounds last year! And yet despite these measures, every...

Jan, 2014
/ Robin Hood

2013 was a year of progress - with international Robin Hood Tax agreements , civil society activities and hundreds of thousands of supporter actions...

Oct, 2013
/ David Hillman

I was honoured recently to receive the Sheila McKechnie award for the campaigning work I've done with the Robin Hood Tax

Sep, 2013
/ Owen Tudor

It’s been quite a week for the opponents of the EU Financial Transactions Tax (FTT)