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ESMA seeks Investor Protection experts for Stakeholder Panel

17 March 2017

The European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) has issued today a call for candidates in order to renew the composition of its Consultative Working Group (CWG) which advises ESMA’s Investor Protection and Intermediaries Standing Committee (IPISC).

IPISC undertakes ESMA’s work relating to the provision of investment services and activities to different categories of clients by investment firms and credit institutions. Particular regard is made to investor protection, including the distribution of investment products and, more in general, authorisation of investment firms, conduct of business and organisational requirements regulated by the Markets in Financial Instruments Directive framework.

ESMA has established the CWG to benefit from the expertise of stakeholders who are involved in these topics. The purpose of the CWG is to provide technical assistance to ESMA in relation to the IPISC’s work, and CWG members are selected for a renewable term of two years.

Interested experts are asked to send their application to ESMA, using this form , along with their CV and letter of motivation, by 28 April 2017 COB.