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Sus­tain­able fi­nance

From damage caused by extreme environmental and climatic changes and the consequences of developments in society to losses in the value of assets as a result of a stigmatisation of established technologies, short-term changes in the politico-economic framework conditions and …

From damage caused by extreme environmental and climatic changes and the consequences of developments in society to losses in the value of assets as a result of a stigmatisation of established technologies, short-term changes in the politico-economic framework conditions and ethico-social transformations: sustainability risks pose both a direct and an indirect challenge to the financial sector. This article explains how BaFin deals with this important topic.

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Se­cu­ri­ties prospec­tus­es

This article is aimed at issuers of securities prospectuses in English. From now on, it will be easier for them to communicate with BaFin as the German Federal Financial Supervisory Authority has removed language barriers and now allows English to be used in the approval process …

This article is aimed at issuers of securities prospectuses in English. From now on, it will be easier for them to communicate with BaFin as the German Federal Financial Supervisory Authority has removed language barriers and now allows English to be used in the approval process to the extent legally permitted.

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Cen­tral Coun­ter­par­ties

How resilient are Central Counterparties (CCPs) to financial crises? The Committee on Payments and Market Infrastructures (CPMI) and the International Organization of Securities Commissions (IOSCO) have revisited this question recently.

How resilient are Central Counterparties (CCPs) to financial crises? The Committee on Payments and Market Infrastructures (CPMI) and the International Organization of Securities Commissions (IOSCO) have revisited this question recently.

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Mon­ey laun­der­ing

In late April, the European Parliament approved the new Money Laundering Directive. The article explains which aspects of the new provisions are the most important from BaFin’s perspective.

In late April, the European Parliament approved the new Money Laundering Directive. The article explains which aspects of the new provisions are the most important from BaFin’s perspective.

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No­ti­fi­ca­tion pro­ce­dure

Insurance undertakings intending to perform activities in another Member State of the European Union (EU) or the European Economic Area (EEA) under the right of establishment or under the freedom to provide services must complete a notification procedure. The nature and scope of …

Insurance undertakings intending to perform activities in another Member State of the European Union (EU) or the European Economic Area (EEA) under the right of establishment or under the freedom to provide services must complete a notification procedure. The nature and scope of information to be exchanged among supervisors as part of this procedure have been expanded considerably.

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