Categorie: 2023

BETTER FINANCE joins forces in collective redress for individual Airbus investors

Date: 22nd February 2023 Author: BETTER FINANCE Type: Press Releases BETTER FINANCE, The European Federation of Investors and Financial Services Users, joins forces with Stichting Investor Loss Compensation (SILC), assisting Airbus shareholders recover losses resulting from Airbus’ involvement in bribery practices and other wrongful conducts. Largest ever penalty on global

BETTER FINANCE calls on EU legislators to stop helping the expansion of large (mostly non-EU) dark traders and to protect retail investors instead

10 February 2023 | As EU policymakers continue their negotiations on the MiFIR review, BETTER FINANCE is increasingly alarmed that the regulation could severely hurt retail investors, by putting in place a market structure further benefitting dark Systematic Internalisers (SIs). Ignoring the previous plea from BETTER FINANCE and going against

Great Returns for Great Values: the “Gateway to Responsible Investing” goes LIVE

BETTER FINANCE is excited to announce the launch of its much-needed “Gateway to Responsible Investing”, responding to the lack of independent, transparent and clear information on how to invest in a climate-aligned and sustainable way! Besides providing educational information on matters such as ESG, impact investing and greenwashing, the gateway

Ce a facut AURSF pentru romani in 2022

Dragi prieteni, Anul 2022 a adus multe noutati in activitatea Asociatiei Utilizatorilor Romani de Servicii Financiare (AURSF), dar am continuat si proiectele incepute anterior. La nivel national, in 2022 AURSF a devenit membra a Consiliului Consultativ de pe langa Autoritatea Nationala pentru Protectia Consumatorilor (ANPC) si ne-am continuat activitatea in

Potential ban on inducements reduced to false choice between “advice gap” and “biased advice”

In response to warnings about an “advice gap” if inducements – or rather sales commissions – were to be banned, BETTER FINANCE stresses that there can be no “advice gap” if there’s no “advice”: biased advice is not really advice. The discussion in Brussels between advocates and opponents of bias-free