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13.11.2015

A Capital Markets Union without a single market for EU-wide shareholder engagement

The Commission’s proposal for the review of the Shareholder Rights Directive (SRD), aimed at countering wide-spread short-termism in favour of a long-term perspective in the governance of listed companies by stimulating stronger...[more]

Category: Press Releases
06.10.2015

European shareholders considering legal proceedings against Volkswagen

Volkswagen has admitted that an estimated 11 million cars worldwide were involved in the falsified emission reports. Reports have emerged that Volkswagen’s top management had been aware of the deception since before the official...[more]

Category: Press Releases
30.09.2015

CMU Action Plan: positive but more could still be done to really tackle the loss of confidence of EU citizens as individual investors

Savers and individual investors are slowly finding their deserved place at the heart of the "CMU" initiative. So far none of the short term priorities identified by the EC had actually focused on them. Whereas these...[more]

Category: Press Releases
28.09.2015

European pension savings: Fees and taxes eradicate returns

Today Better Finance launched the third edition of its annual examination of the returns on pension savings in the EU at a press conference at the Brussels Press Club. According to the 2014 European Commission’s consumer...[more]

Category: Press Releases
07.07.2015

European Parliament once again ignores individual shareholders rights

The new EU Shareholders Rights’ Directive is to be voted tomorrow 8 July. As it stands the proposal grossly ignores all the modest amendments ...[more]

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08.06.2015

An early blow to the CMU initiative?

EU Parliament about to blatantly ignore the rights of European individual shareholders[more]

Category: Press Releases
20.05.2015

Commissioner Hill: “Effective consumer and investor protection will need to be at the heart of the CMU”

Better Finance believes that the CMU is about attracting household savings to put them to work for the long term financing of the European economy. Therefore, we invited several high-level speakers to share their views and...[more]

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