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Profile of registrant

European Federation for Energy Traders

Identification number in the register: 38589651649-14
Registration date: 06/05/09 16:06:05

The information on this organisation was last modified on 09/04/14 13:12:23
The date of the last annual update was 09/04/14 13:12:23

Registrant : Organisation or self-employed individual

Name/company name: European Federation for Energy Traders
Acronym: EFET
Legal status: Stichting (Foundation)
Website address:


Section: II - In-house lobbyists and trade/professional associations
and more precisely: Trade, business & professional associations

Person with legal responsibility

Surname, Name: Mr  Jan Van Aken
Position: Secretary General

Permanent person in charge of EU relations

Surname, Name: Mr  Jan van Aken
Position: Secretary General

Contact details:

Contact details of organisation's head office: 998 Amstelveenseweg 
Amsterdam 1081 JS
Telephone number: (+31 20) 5207970
Fax number: (+) 
Other contact information: EU Liaison Office - Brussels
Rue le Correge 93
1000 Brussels
Tel: +32 (0)2 7371104
Fax: +32 (0)2 7343921

EFET is an Association with 100 energy trading companies from 27 European countries as members. EFET is dedicated to stimulate and promote energy trading throughout Europe.

Goals / remit

Goals / remit of the organisation: EFET promotes and facilitates European energy trading in open, transparent and liquid wholesale markets, unhindered by national borders or other undue obstacles.

EFET Vision

We foresee energy markets throughout Europe, in which traders efficiently intermediate in the value chain on the basis of clear wholesale price signals, thereby optimizing supply and demand and enhancing security of supply, to the overall long-term benefit of the economy and of society.
The organisation's fields of interests are:
  • European

Number of persons engaged in activities falling under the scope of the Transparency Register

Number of persons: 9
Complementary information:

Persons accredited for access to European Parliament premises

No accredited persons


Main EU initiatives covered the year before by activities falling under the scope of the Transparency Register:

I: harmonisation of:
- European legal and regulatory conditions for energy traders
- legal contracts
- electronic data exchange

Fields of interest for e-mail alerts on consultations and roadmaps;

Fields declared by the organisation:
  • Energy


Information on (i) organisation's membership of any associations/federations/confederations or (ii) relationships to other bodies in formal or informal networks.

Financial data

Financial year: 01/2013 - 12/2013
Estimated costs to the organisation directly related to representing interests to EU institutions in that year: 400000  € - 450000  €
Amount and source of funding received from the EU institutions in financial year n-1 of registration
Procurement: 0 €
Grants: 0 €
Other (financial) information provided by the organisation:

100% membership contributions

Code of conduct

By its registration the organisation has signed the Transparency Register Code of Conduct.