FESE press release on the IPOs roundtable and European Small and Mid-Cap Awards ceremony
Wednesday, 20 November 2013
Joint FESE-EuropeanIssuers press release on the IPOs roundtable and European Small and Mid-Cap Awards ceremony which took place on 19th November in Brussels.
Christian Katz, CEO of SIX Swiss Exchange, elected President of FESE
Wednesday, 20 November 2013
Christian Katz, Member of the Group Executive Board of SIX and CEO of SIX Swiss Exchange, was elected as the new President of the Federation of European Securities...
FESE POSITION ON THE ESAS REVIEW
Wednesday, 13 November 2013
FESE believes that one of the priorities for ESMA to strengthen its role in ensuring supervisory convergence. We support a stronger role in Level 2 as well as improvements...
FESE Letter on US and EU CCP margins
Friday, 25 October 2013
FESE warns about the consequences of the disparity between US and EU CCP margin standards for exchange-traded derivatives. It is vital that the European authorities...
FESE Response to the ELTIF Proposal
Monday, 21 October 2013
FESE supports the objectives of the newly proposed European Long-term Investment Funds framework, namely, to boost the funds invested in long-term infrastructure...
European Parliament Television video analysis on the effects of FTT
Thursday, 17 October 2013
The European Parliament Television publishes a video on FTT featuring MEP Anni Podimata and FESE Director General Judith Hardt among others.The video can be found...
Interview by Boersen-Zeitung with Judith Hardt, FESE Director General
Monday, 14 October 2013
In the context of the FESE lobbying campaign on MiFID, Judith Hardt, FESE Director General, gave an interview to the German newspaper Borsen Zeitung. In the interview,...
FESE announces winners of the Josseph de la Vega Prize 2013
Thursday, 27 June 2013
The Federation of European Securities Exchanges is delighted to announce that this year’s winners of the De la Vega Prize 2013 are Laurence Lescourret and...
Response to the Long-Term Financing of the European Economy
Tuesday, 25 June 2013
In its response to the Green Paper, FESE argues for a more comprehensive approach to address the market failures in capital market finance for SMEs, including the...
FESE Calls for Deletion of Equity OTFs
Wednesday, 12 June 2013
Equity OTFs will not provide a fair or neutral environment for investors. OTFs will be allowed to discriminate and give preferential treatment to certain clients...
FESE members support the draft OECD long-term financing principles and make some recommendations
Tuesday, 28 May 2013
Regulators should take steps to repair the local ecosystem. Future OECD policy should further strengthen investor protection. Public funds should be used to help...
Call for an IPO Task Force to be established by the EcoFin Council
Monday, 27 May 2013
Europe’s stock exchanges are deeply concerned that there are growing barriers to European mid-sized companies - Europe's job creating engine - accessing...
Nine European Associations warn about the negative impact of the proposed FTT
Thursday, 23 May 2013
Nine European trade associations have co-signed a letter addressed to the Irish Minister of Finance and President of the ECOFIN Mr Noonan to warn about the negative...
Response to IOSCO Consultation Report on ‘Financial Benchmarks'
Tuesday, 21 May 2013
FESE agree with IOSCO’s objectives to create an overarching framework of principles for Benchmarks used in financial markets. In this regard, we also agree...
Response to IOSCO Consultation Report: Regulatory Issues Raised by Changes in Market Structure
Monday, 13 May 2013
FESE welcomes the work by IOSCO to identify and analyse the various regulatory issues raised by changes in market structure. Currently, European legislators are...
Press Release welcoming the launch of a ‘practical guide to going public in going public in Europe'
Friday, 10 May 2013
Exchanges and publicly quoted companies welcome the European Commission’s initiative to launch a ‘practical guide to going public in Europe’.
Letter to Commission Barnier - Feedback from the FESE / CFA Institute Event, 21st February 2013
Tuesday, 23 April 2013
In a recent speech by Commissioner Barnier at the FESE/CFA Institute event on 'Unleashing access to finance for long-term growth of European companies', the Commissioner...
FESE position on the Enhanced Cooperation FTT
Thursday, 11 April 2013
FESE believes that the proposed FTT will harm the European economy as it will have a serious and negative effect on growth, employment, access to capital and will...
FESE Welcomes the Publication of the Green Paper on Long-Term Financing of the European Economy
Monday, 25 March 2013
We commend the European Commission for launching this important debate. The Green Paper comes at the right moment. Bold actions have already been taken by politicians...
FESE supports EACH call on EU Margin Standards
Tuesday, 19 March 2013
EACH calls on the EC and ESMA to ensure that EU legislation does not put market infrastructures at a competitive disadvantage compared to the infrastructures in...
European Call for EU Action to Increase SME listing in Europe
Thursday, 21 February 2013
FESE Press Release: FESE/CFA Institute Joint Seminar on Long-Term Growth
Nordic and German broker-dealers and FESE sign joint letter against OTF for equities
Tuesday, 19 February 2013
Joint letter sent to the Irish Presidency with a copy to Commissioner Barnier and MEP Markus Ferber to draw their attention to some major concerns we have with...
Response to IOSCO Consultation Report on ‘Financial Benchmarks’ – CR01/13
Tuesday, 12 February 2013
FESE believes that it is appropriate that all benchmarks should be brought within the scope of civil and criminal sanctions against manipulation, and their governance,...
The impact of MAD, MiFID and EMIR on the integrity of financial markets.
Thursday, 17 January 2013
Speech by Judith Hardt to The Institute for Global Financial Integrity finance lunch on 17th January.
Response to European Commission Consultation on Recovery and Resolution of non-banks
Monday, 24 December 2012
Contrary to the position of banks, insurance companies or other financial institutions which trade or maintain positions or monies on behalf of investors or themselves,...