Position Papers

With our position papers we engage in political debates and expert discussions regarding capital market issues - representing the interests of our members. Each year, numerous and detailed positions cover the various areas of our work: the primary market, the secondary market, the governance of listed companies and the economic education.

Below you will find our position papers which focus on European legislation - mostly in English and partially in German language. All our positions including papers with focus on national topics you will find on our German website.

In its position paper regarding the proposed "Fondsstandortgesetz" Deutsches Aktieninstitut basically welcomes the increase of the subsidies for employee share ownership from 360 Euro annually to 720 Euro annually. Nevertheless, in order to incentivice more companies to introduce employee share ownership plans the subsidy should be increased to at least 1.000 Euro which would also reflect common international practice.