An overview of the organisation's background.
The work AFME does and its current priorities.
Revitalising capital markets.
Details of the AFME Board of Directors.
Details of the AFME senior management team.
Details of AFME's directors.
Details of the AFME divisions' structure and process.
Our existing members and how to join.
Current job openings at AFME.
Works on the development and implementation of International Financial Reporting Standards.
Works to help develop open markets across the EU.
Works to promote an efficient pan-European covered bond market by facilitating consultation with key market participants.
Works on the commercial, legal, and regulatory aspects of mergers and acquisitions and the public issuance of securities.
Works to help develop market policy and best practices for the corporate bond and loan markets.
Works to help shape market structure and the policy environment.
Works to address the regional and cross-border issues of equity-raising transactions in Europe, the Middle East and emerging markets.
Works to lower the costs of executing high yield debt capital market transactions and lobbies for the reform of corporate insolvency laws.
Works to help develop best practices and monitor policy and regulatory developments that could affect the FX markets.
Works to achieve harmonisation, standardisation, and consolidation across Europe through best practice and regulation.
Works to enhance understanding of the prime services business and constructively shape the policy environment.
Works on issues relating to changes to the prudential regulatory framework.
Works with members, policymakers, and regulators on projects and initiatives at the global, EU, and national levels.
Works to monitor developments in policy and market structure that could affect the bond markets.
Works on financial markets policy issues and the development of best practices.
Works to analyse and communicate the impact of tax proposals.
Information on key issues that AFME is working on
For retail investors interested in learning about the European fixed-income market.
Useful data and other research into the financial sector.
Overviews of topical issues for the financial sector and our members' views on them.
Results from analysis carried out by AFME.
Investing in Change: A book of essays on financial reform in Europe
Links to other helpful websites.
Complete copies of AFME's responses to regulatory consultations.
In-depth analysis of financial sector reforms and other topical issues.
News and comment from AFME
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AFME in the news and at conferences.
A range of standard market documentation developed by AFME.
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Monthly summary of AFME's work and other regulatory news.
AFME experts talk about their work, & key issues facing the financial markets
AFME's programme of events.
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Listen to previous calls and view the accompanying presentations.
25 June 2013
AFME submits comments on European Commission consultation on long-term financing of the European economy
27 March 2013
AFME comment letter on IASB ED/2012/4 Classification & Measurement: Limited Amendments to IFRS 9
22 March 2013
AFME position paper on EU audit reform proposals
15 March 2013
AFME letter to UK Competition Commission on Statutory Audit Services Market Investigation - Provisional findings & possible remedies from audit investigation
27 February 2013
AFME/EBF letter to Council of Ministers on Mandatory audit firm rotation
18 February 2013
AFME comment on IASB ED/2012/2 - Annual improvements to IFRS 2011-2013 cycle
07 February 2013
IFRS Foundation response to AFME’s letter of 14 December 2012 on the ASAF Proposal
14 December 2012
AFME response to IFRS Foundation on the ASAF proposal
29 November 2012
AFME letter to IASB on offsetting disclosures - proposed amendments to IFRS 7
31 October 2012
AFME letter to Cypriot Permanent Representation to EU on Transparency Directive amendment proposals Com (2011) 6835 final: country-by-country reporting
AFME letter to DG Markt on Transparency Directive amendment proposals - Com (2011) 6835 final: country-by-country reporting
03 October 2012
AFME response to the IASB ED/2011/4 - Investment entities
28 September 2012
AFME response to draft IFRIC interpretation (D1/2012/2): Put options written on non-controlling interests
24 August 2012
AFME response to draft IFRIC interpretation (D1/2012/1): Levies charged by public authorities on entities that operate in a specific market
AFME response to IASB ED/2012/1 - Annual improvements to IFRSs 2010-2012 cycle
30 April 2012
The Future of Financial Reporting in the UK - Response to FREDs 46-48
22 March 2012
AFME response to IASB ED Revenue from Contracts with Customers
AFME response to proposals to reform the Financial Reporting Council
13 March 2012
AFME response to IASB ED/2011/6 - Revenue from Contracts with Customers
21 February 2012
AFME response to ESMA Materiality CP
Letter to EFRAG re: ESMA Materiality CP
04 January 2012
AFME response to FRC's reform proposals
AFME response to IASB ED/2011/4 - Investment Entities
30 November 2011
AFME response to the IASB agenda consultation 2011
24 August 2011
AFME comment on EFRAG's January 2011 Discussion Paper: Considering the Effects of Accounting Standards
18 July 2011
AFME letter to IFRS Foundation re: IFRS Strategy Review
27 April 2011
AFME response to IASB's 28 January Exposure Draft ED/20011/1 - Offsetting Financial Assets & Finanical Liabilities
21 April 2011
AFME response to IASB's October 2010 FRED: The Future of Financial Reporting in the UK and Republic of Ireland
07 April 2011
AFME response to Consultative Report on the Review of the Governance of the IFRS Foundation
05 April 2011
AFME response to IASB Supplement to ED/2009/12 - Financial Instruments: Amortised Cost & Impairment
24 February 2011
AFME response to IASB Consultation on Trustees' Strategy Review
31 January 2011
AFME response to IASB Request for Views on Effective Dates & Transition Methods
15 December 2010
AFME response to IASB Exposure Draft ED/2010/9: Leases
08 December 2010
AFME response to European Commission's 13 October Green Paper - Audit Policy: Lessons from the Crisis
30 November 2010
AFME response to IASB Exposure Draft ED/2010/8: Insurance Contracts
21 October 2010
AFME response to IASB Exposure Draft ED/2010/6: Revenue from Contracts with Customers
23 September 2010
AFME response to European Financial Reporting Advisory Group Consultation on Proactive Work
AFME response to IASB Exposure Draft ED/2010/5: Presentation of Items of Other Comprehensive Income - Proposed amendments to IAS 1
07 September 2010
AFME response to Defined Benefit Plans ED
AFME response to FVM Uncertainty Disclosure ED
ISDA response to IASB on ED/2010/7: Measurement of uncertainty analysis disclosure for fair value measurement
20 July 2010
AFME response to the IASB's 11 May Exposure Draft ED/2010/04: Fair value option for financial liabilities
14 July 2010
AFME response to IASB ED/2010/2: Conceptual framework for financial reporting: The Reporting Entity
29 June 2010
IASB Exposure Draft ED/2009/12 - Financial Instruments: Amortised Cost and Impairment
19 May 2010
IASB Exposure Draft ED/2010/1: Measurement of Liabilities in IAS 37
28 January 2010
ASB Policy Proposal: The Future of UK GAAP
30 November 2009
AFME response to IASB discussion document: Part 2 of the Constitution Review
24 November 2009
ED/2009/11: Improvements to IFRSs
29 September 2009
LIBA Response to IASB Exposure Draft ED/2009/5: Fair Value Measurement
28 September 2009
ISDA Response to IASB Exposure Draft ED/2009/5: Fair Value Measurement
14 September 2009
ISDA Response to IASB Exposure Draft ED/2009/7: Financial Instruments - Classification and Measurement
LIBA Response to IASB Exposure Draft ED/2009/7: Financial Instruments - Classification and Measurement
01 September 2009
ISDA Response to IASB Discussion Paper DP/2009/2 - Credit Risk in Liability Measurement
LIBA Response to IASB Discussion Paper DP/2009/2 - Credit Risk in Liability Measurement
LIBA Response to IASB Request for Information ('Expected Loss Model') Impairment of Financial Assets: Expected Cash Flow Approach
20 August 2009
LIBA Response to EC's Request for Comments on Stakeholders Meetings on IAS 39
31 July 2009
LIBA Response to IASB Exposure Draft 3 on Derecognition - Proposed amendments to IAS 39 and IFRS 7
26 June 2009
LIBA Comment on IASB Discussion Paper: Preliminary Views on Revenue Recognition in Contracts with Customers
31 March 2009
LIBA Comment on IASCF's 8 December Discussion Document: Review of the Constitution - Identifying Issues for Part 2 of the Review
19 March 2009
LIBA Response to IASB Exposure Draft ED10 - Consolidated Financial Statements
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