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ESMA publishes 20 recommendations to boost European markets

Emisores | The European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA), the EU’s financial markets regulator and supervisor, has published the position paper Building more efficient and attractive capital markets in the EU, which includes 20 recommendations to “strengthen EU capital markets and address the needs of European citizens and businesses.” ESMA’s recommendations for a well-functioning capital market focus on three dimensions: citizens, businesses and the EU regulatory and supervisory framework. According…

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ESMA unveils strategy for next five years

F. Rodríguez | The European Securities and Markets Authority, (ESMA), has presented the broad outlines of its strategy for the period 2023-2028, which will have three priorities: “promoting the efficiency and stability of EU markets”, “strengthening retail investor protection” and achieving these two objectives by “reinforcing supervision”. Sustainability and innovation in technology and data processing will be the two “key drivers” in the functioning of the organisation. As part of…