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19/6/2020

Presidency of the Council of the European Union

On 1 July, Germany took over the Presidency of the Council of the European Union. An opinion piece by CEO Thomas Richter.

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Viewpoint

5/6/2020

BaFin supervision of independant intermediaries will not achieve its goal

Making the Federal Financial Supervisory Authority (BaFin) responsible for supervising intermediaries within the meaning of section 34f will not...

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Regulations

24/4/2020

BVI: Include past performance in PRIIPs-KIDs

The EU is currently working on new technical regulatory standards to remedy the deficient PRIIPs key information documents, as requested by BVI.

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Viewpoint

25/3/2020

50 years of BVI

CEO Thomas Richter about the association's anniversary in times of Corona, the greatest achievements of the last 50 years and his plans for the...

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Corona crisis

18/3/2020

BVI on the corona virus

Our top priority is the health of our employees, our members' employees and our external contacts.

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Viewpoint

26/2/2020

Germany falls behind in the competition between financial centres

Brexit is here, and the competition between Europe's financial centres continues. London is trying to make its financial centre more attractive with...

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Viewpoint

11/9/2019

Federal Ministry of Finance addresses key MiFID and PRIIPs requirements for the financial sector

The MiFID II and PRIIPs debate has finally moved on. The German government has acted on the financial sector’s main criticisms and is now calling upon...

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EU Regulation

18/6/2019

Thomas Richter: Why a common European Single Market is not the answer

Some representatives of the European Union are convinced that a European Single Market with the greatest uniformity possible can provide a cure-all...

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Regulations

18/4/2019

BVI: a founding member of International Token Standardization Association (ITSA)

As part of its digitalisation initiatives, the German Investment Funds Association (BVI) has joined the International Token Standardization...

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