Lună: mai 2023

The Proposed Retail Investment Strategy Shows Potential for Investor Protection Progress, but Fails to Meet Own Key Targets

PRESS RELEASE BETTER FINANCE Brussels, 24 May 2023 BETTER FINANCE, the European Federation of Investors and Financial Services Users, welcomed the European Commission’s launch of a Retail Investor Strategy in September 2020, as a once in a lifetime opportunity to create a capital markets Union that works for people. Nevertheless,

Withholding Tax on Cross-Border Dividends in the EU continues to be a nightmare for investors

PRESS RELEASE BETTER FINANCE Brussels, 15 May 2023 Many investors commonly use the strategy of investing in dividend stocks. Yet, investors holding foreign shares often have to pay additional withholding tax on dividends in the respective country. A recent survey conducted by BETTER FINANCE and DSW among 3,000 investors across