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
Subscribe to our free weekly review of international regulatory reform proposals and activity.
AFME in the news and at conferences.
A range of standard market documentation developed by AFME.
Subscribe to Global SmartBrief, our free daily industry news roundup.
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.
Sign up for our Events update mail.
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
04 February 2013
Investor survey of fixed income liquidity
01 February 2013
MIFID II & Fixed Income Transparency Briefing Note
14 November 2012
AFME/ISDA response to Liikanen High-Level Expert Group recommendations
05 October 2012
AFME response to ESMA consultation on exemption for market making and primary market operations on short selling
20 September 2012
An analysis of fixed income trading activity in the context of MiFID II
02 July 2012
TABB - MiFID II and Fixed Income Transparency
27 April 2012
Briefing note: MIFID & Fixed Income Post Trade Transparency
13 March 2012
Joint response to ESMA consultation on delegated acts for Regulation on Short Selling and CDS
13 February 2012
Joint response to ESMA consultation on technical standards for Regulation on Short Selling and CDS
19 December 2011
AFME, ICMA & ISDA Publish Paper Analyzing the Impact of European Sovereigns' Collateral Policies
06 December 2011
Proposals for common Eurozone sovereign issuance
09 August 2011
Briefing note: MiFID review - An overview
25 May 2011
Briefing note on Short Selling; (May update) summary of the AFME, ISLA and ISDA position
03 February 2011
AFME's response to the MiFID review consultation
07 January 2011
Joint Response of AFME and BBA to the European Commission's Public Consultation on Credit Rating Agencies
09 December 2010
Briefing paper: Short selling - A comprehensive review of regulatory proposals
04 November 2010
Briefing paper: Short selling
12 August 2010
AFME/EPDA Price Discovery and Market Guide for the European Government Bonds Market
09 July 2010
BN10-01 Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (MiFID) review briefing note
BN10-04 MiFID review - Transparency in corporate, covered and government bonds
07 June 2010
Joint response to CESR Technical Advice to the European Commission in the context of the MiFID Review: Non-equity markets Transparency
30 September 2009
Joint SIFMA/ LIBA/ ISDA/ ISLA Response to CESR Proposal for a Pan-European Short Selling Disclosure Regime
24 April 2009
Joint SIFMA/ LIBA/ ISDA/ ISLA Response to the FSA Consultation on Short Selling
30 November 2008
The Impact of Short Sales Restrictions
01 November 2007
EPDA Briefing Note: Quoting Obligations, Market Conditions and Multiple Trading Platforms Recommendations
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