Public Letter to the European Parliament’s ECON Committee: Harm Done to EU citizens

6th November 2020 – BETTER FINANCE We welcome the EC’s initiative to alleviate some regulatory requirements enabling EU capital markets’ potential to boost recovery from the COVID-19 induced economic downturn. However, we wish to warn about the long-term detrimental effects that several provisions and amendments will have on “retail” investor protection if done in “haste” and without proper scrutiny and