Title
Corporate governance in financial institutions and remuneration policies

Policy field(s)
Company law, corporate governance

Target group(s)
All citizens and organisations are welcome to contribute to this consultation. Contributions are particularly sought from existing European Companies (SE), companies with cross-border activities, legal and academic practitioners and registries with experience or views related to the European Company (SE).

Period of consultation
From 03.06.2010 to 01.09.2010 (closed)

Objective of the consultation
The Commission has adopted a Green Paper on corporate governance in financial institutions and remuneration policies which launches a public consultation on possible ways forward to improve corporate governance mechanisms in financial institutions with the view of preventing future crises. The Green Paper is complemented by a Commission staff working document which describes and analyses weaknesses in corporate governance revealed by the recent financial turmoil.

How to submit your contribution
We welcome contributions from citizens, organisations and public authorities.
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Reference documents and other, related consultations

Contact details
Responsible services: DG Internal Market and Services / Company Law, Corporate Governance and Financial Crime Unit
E-mail: markt-cg-fin-inst@ec.europa.eu
Postal address:European Commission, SPA2 03/103, 1049 Brussels, Belgium

Number of responses received to this consultation
214

View the contributions
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Results of consultation and next steps

Last update: 05.07.2011