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.
18 March 2014
AFME puts case against Tobin tax in Italian media
25 November 2013
An overview of the taxes generated by the European Financial Services Sector
Financial transaction tax: the impacts and arguments – a literature review
15 November 2013
Impact of the EU-11 Financial Transaction Tax on End-Users
Impact of the EU-11 Financial Transaction Tax on End-Users - French version
Impact of the EU-11 Financial Transaction Tax on End-Users - German version
Impact of the EU-11 Financial Transaction Tax on End-Users - Italian version
Impact of the EU-11 Financial Transaction Tax on End-Users - Spanish version
25 June 2013
AFME submits comments on European Commission consultation on long-term financing of the European economy
14 June 2013
AFME response to European Parliament Economic and Monetary Affairs Committee Questionnaire on enhancing the coherence of EU financial services legislation
20 May 2013
Analysis of European Commission staff working document on the proposed Financial Transaction Tax
22 August 2011
AFME CEO Simon Lewis outlines in a Daily Mail article why the proposed financial transaction tax is bad news for business
15 July 2011
AFME comments on OECD discussion draft on the meaning of beneficial owner
26 May 2011
AFME response to European Commission Green Paper on the Future of VAT
04 May 2011
AFME response to European Commission public consultation: Taxation of the financial sector
14 February 2011
Joint AFME/BBA submission on the 'Foreign Branch Taxation' draft legislation and Technical Note
11 February 2011
AFME comments on the bank levy: draft legislation and guidance
09 February 2011
AFME response to HMRC on Reduction in the Main Rate of Corporation Tax
Joint AFME/BBA submission on the 'Part IIIA: Controlled Foreign Company (CFC) interim improvements' consultation document
22 November 2010
AFME comment on the bank levy: draft legislation
18 October 2010
Joint AFME / BBA submission on the 'Foreign Branch Taxation' discussion document
05 October 2010
AFME comments on the bank levy
24 May 2010
Response to the International Monetary Fund's Interim paper on Bank Taxes
01 February 2010
ICSA comment on IMF study on financial sector 'Taxation'
24 September 2009
LIBA Response to HMRC Consultation Document - 'A Code of Practice on Taxation for Banks'
06 March 2009
LIBA Response to HMRC Proposed Changes for the Taxation of Foreign Profits
13 October 2008
EUSD City Group Comments on EC Report to the Council Regarding Proposed Amendments to the European Savings Tax Directive
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