Consultation on the review of the Prospectus Directive (Directive 2003/71/EC)
Policy field(s)
Internal Market, Securities Markets
Target group(s)
All citizens and organisations are welcome to contribute to this consultation. Contributions are particularly sought from SMEs, investors, consumers, issuers of securities, financial institutions and public authorities
Period of consultation
From 09.01.2009 to 10.03.2009
Objective of the consultation
The aim of this proposal is to improve and simplify the application of the Prospectus Directive. The proposal is presented in the context of the Action Programme for reducing administrative burdens in the European Union. In addition, Article 31 of the Prospectus Directive requires the European Commission to review the application of the Directive five years after its entry into force and to present proposals for its review.
How to submit your contribution
We welcome contributions from citizens, organisations and public authorities.
  • If you are answering this consultation as a citizen, please click here to submit your contribution.
  • If you are answering this consultation on behalf of an organisation, please click here to submit your contribution.
  • If you are answering this consultation on behalf of a public authority, please click here to submit your contribution.
Received contributions will be published on the Internet. It is important to read the specific privacy statement attached to this consultation for information on how your personal data and contribution will be dealt with.
View the consultation document
Background document
Contact details
Responsible service :  Directorate General Internal Market and Services, Unit G3 – Securities Markets
E-mail : Markt-g3@ec.europa.eu
Postal address :
Number of responses received to this consultation
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Results of consultation and next steps
Specific privacy statement PDFEnglish

Last update: 06-07-2011