An overview of the organisation's background.
The work AFME does and its current priorities.
Shaping the growth agenda.
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.
Subscribe to our free weekly review of international regulatory reform proposals and activity.
The latest news and comment from AFME.
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.
Comments from AFME's experts
Monthly summary of AFME's work and other regulatory news.
AFME's programme of events.
Sign up for our Events update mail.
Listen to previous calls and view the accompanying presentations.
BCBS 254 Nimm Further Response - Notional Definitions
14 November 2013
AFME comments on proposed US risk retention rule
01 November 2013
AFME response to EBA consultation on method for the identification of the geographical location of the relevant credit exposures - EBA/CP/2013/35
31 October 2013
AFME response to EBA consultation on classes of instruments appropriate to be used for the purposes of variable remuneration
29 October 2013
AFME comments on Bank Recovery and Resolution Directive: national depositor preference issues
17 October 2013
GFMA comments on the FSB consultative document on information sharing for resolution purposes
15 October 2013
Industry comment on Discussion Paper: The regulatory framework: balancing risk sensitivity, simplicity and comparability
14 October 2013
GFMA/IIF response to the BCBS consultation on liquidity coverage ratio disclosure standards
AFME comments on Deposit Guarantee Schemes Directive
AFME response to BCBS consultation on capital requirements for banks’ equity investment
04 October 2013
AFME response to EBA consultation on draft guidelines on retail deposits – EBA/CP/2013/34
01 October 2013
Industry response to BCBS consultation on capital treatment of bank exposures to central counterparties
27 September 2013
Industry response to BCBS consultation on non-internal model method for capitalising counterparty credit risk exposures
AFME response to EBA discussion paper on unrealised gains measured at fair value - EBA/DP/2013/03
AFME response to EBA guidelines on the management of interest rate risk arising from non-trading activities (IRRBB) - EBA/CP/2013/23
Joint industry response to EBA consultation on credit valuation adjustment risk (2nd consultation) – EBA/CP/2013/24
25 September 2013
GFMA response to Basel consultation revised Basel III leverage ratio framework and disclosure requirements
20 September 2013
GFMA letter to BCBS on Financial Institution Deduction
13 September 2013
EBA consultation on appropriately diversified indices – EBA/CP/2013/22
03 September 2013
EBA consultation on definition of market - EBA/CP/2013/15
30 August 2013
EBA consultation on non-delta risk of options in the standardised market risk approach – EBA/CP/2013/16
AFME response to EBA consultation on draft implementing technical standards on passport notifications under CRD IV
27 August 2013
AFME response to EBA consultation on draft regulatory technical standards on passport notifications under CRD IV
EBA consultation on definition of material risk takers for remuneration purposes - EBA/CP/2013/11
21 August 2013
AFME response to EBA consultation paper on draft regulatory technical standards on the assessment of recovery plans
20 August 2013
AFME response to EBA consultation paper on draft regulatory technical standards specifying the range of scenarios to be used in recovery plans
Joint trade association further response to BCBS consultation on the fundamental review of the trading book
16 August 2013
AFME response to EBA consultation on additional liquidity outflows - EBA/CP/2013/19
14 August 2013
AFME response to EBA consultation on additional liquidity monitoring metrics - EBA/CP/2013/18
Response to the EU Commission consultation on the review of the European System of Financial Supervision (ESFS)
31 July 2013
AFME response to EBA consultation on draft RTS on own funds – EBA/CP/2013/17
18 July 2013
AFME and ISDA joint response to EC consultation on structural reform of the banking sector
11 July 2013
Joint trade association response to BCBS consultation on supervisory framework for measuring and controlling large exposures
28 June 2013
AFME briefing note on the role of secondary markets and market making in long term financing
25 June 2013
AFME submits comments on European Commission consultation on long-term financing of the European economy
AFME response to EBA ITS on supervisory reporting on forebearance and non-performing exposures
24 June 2013
EBA consultation on asset encumbrance reporting
GFMA-ISDA response to BCBS consultation on recognizing the cost of credit protection
21 June 2013
AFME response to FCA consultation 13/8 on publishing information about enforcement warning notices
20 June 2013
AFME response to European Parliament Economic and Monetary Affairs Committee Questionnaire on enhancing the coherence of EU financial services legislation
14 June 2013
AFME response to EBA consultation on draft regulatory technical standards on the content of recovery plans
11 June 2013
AFME consultation response to EBA consultation on criteria for determining the materiality of model changes and extensions
Joint industry further response to consultation on the fundamental review of the trading book rules
24 May 2013
AFME position paper: 4th Money Laundering Directive
15 May 2013
AFME response to FSA consultation DP 13/1: Transparency
26 April 2013
AFME Legal Committee response to HMT questions on securities law legislation
02 April 2013
Joint trade associations' second follow-up response to BCBS Fundamental Review of the Trading Book
28 March 2013
AFME comment letter on IASB ED/2012/4 Classification & Measurement: Limited Amendments to IFRS 9
27 March 2013
AFME position paper on EU audit reform proposals
22 March 2013
AFME response to EBA discussion paper on retail deposits subject to higher outflows for the purposes of liquidity reporting under the draft CRR
21 March 2013
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