European Commission has Launched a Public Consultation on a Retail Investment Strategy
Published 14 June 2021
On 11 May 2021, the European Commission launched a public consultation on a retail investment strategy for Europe.
The Commission is preparing a retail investment strategy for the first half of 2022. The purpose of the consultation is to gather views and evidence which will help the Commission to ensure that a legal framework for retail investments is suitably adapted to the profile and needs of consumers, helps ensure improved market outcomes, empowers retail investors and enhances their participation in the capital markets. The strategy will cover a range of initiatives designed to provide the necessary level of confidence and assurance for retail investors.
What’s next: The consultation ends on 3 August 2021 and is available here.
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