Deutsches Aktieninstitut supports many of the EU Commission's objectives regarding the planned harmonisation of the EU securities law, e.g. the improvement of the cross-border identification of shareholders as well as thier participation in general meetings. However, Deutsches Aktieninstituts is very concerned that as a result of the harmonisation securities law could gain priority over national corporate law. The position paper has been developed in co-operation with the associatio nof German ...

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31.01.2013

Position of Deutsches Aktieninstitut in regard of the proposed changes in the law regulating transformation of companies (Umwandlungsgesetz) and concerning corporate demergers (in German)

In this position Deutsches Aktieninstitut welcomes the idea of accelerating court procedures to verify the adequacy of an offer. The duration of such procedures harm companies as well as investors. Deutsches Aktieninstitut proposes, though, to admit appeals to the Federal Court of Justice.

11.01.2013

Deutsches Aktieninstitut on high frequency trading - retain the liquidity function and prevent market abuse

Deutsches Aktieninstitut recommands a legislation regarding high frequency trading which is well balanced. The rules should not deteriorate the liquidity of secondary markets and prevent market abuse of high frequency traders.

23.11.2012

Comment of Deutsches Aktieninstitut on the government draft of the legislation for the implementation of the European Market Infrastructure Regulation (EMIR)

  

24.09.2012

Comment of Deutsches Aktieninstitut on the ministerial draft of the legislation for the implementation of the European Market Infrastructure Regulation (EMIR)