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19/03/2018
 

BETTER FINANCE's answer to the Public Consultation on the Fitness check on supervisory reporting


As a general remark, BETTER FINANCE sees values in ESAs being empowered with the collection of data from market players. However, under the present framework, ESAs do not have the proper tools to easily and efficiently collect the data necessary to fulfil their role. In its answer to the Public Consultation on the operations of the ESAs of the European Supervisory Authorities, BETTER FINANCE already raised that ESAs should be empowered with ensuring that the provision of such data is independent and easily accessible to individual savers and investors. In particular, the ESAs have failed to report on the performance and fees of the retail financial products they supervise.

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09/03/2018
 

BETTER FINANCE response to the Consultation Paper on draft RTS under the new Prospectus Regulation


As a representative of individual investors and savers, we believe that the main concern is to provide investors with clear and concise information in order to give them a true picture of the company’s financial health and prospects. As such, the RTS must represent a way to improve investors protection. They should ensure that the information produced and included in the Summary Prospectus is clear and relevant for the reader. To allow the investor to compare the different offers, the RTS should set up a standardized format of the Summary Prospectus while leaving some flexibility for companies so they can highlight to investors their distinct characteristics and features.

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09/03/2018
 

BETTER FINANCE’s answer to the European Commission Fitness Check on Public reporting by companies


As a general comment, BETTER FINANCE believes that the current legislative framework regarding the reporting on ESG should be reviewed to introduce more standardisation in the disclosure process. Under the current legislative framework, public reporting of companies on ESG and particularly on social and governmental issues does not reflect the right picture as regard sustainability disclosure.

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