Key issues

Key issues

AFME works with its members to represent the industry's position on the key issues facing Europe's financial markets.


AFME is working with its members to minimise the potentially harmful impact of Brexit.

Capital markets union

Capital markets union (CMU) is a flagship initiative of the European Commission.

Financial Transaction Tax

AFME is opposed to the FTT because of its negative impact on end users and the wider economy.

Funding for growth

AFME is providing practical support for the European Commission's growth agenda.

Insolvency reform

AFME is working with its members to make a positive contribution to the European insolvency reform debate.


AFME is working with its members ahead of MiFID's January 2018 launch.


AFME advocates securitisation as a vital funding tool in Europe and a channel for borrowers to access the capital markets.