4 January 2016
Communiqué

ESMA seeks candidates for its stakeholder representative group

The CSSF draws your attention to a press release of the European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) which is seeking candidates to join its Securities and Markets Stakeholders Group (SMSG) to represent the interests of financial markets stakeholders of all types.

The SMSG helps to facilitate consultation between ESMA, its Board of Supervisors and stakeholders on ESMA’s areas of responsibility and provides technical advice on its policy development. This helps to ensure that stakeholders can contribute to the formulation of policy from the beginning of the process.

The deadline for applications is 29 January 2016 and the final decision on the composition of the SMSG is expected to be taken by the ESMA Board of Supervisors in May 2016.

The press release is available on ESMA’s website at:

https://www.esma.europa.eu/sites/default/files/library/20151835_esma_seeks_candidates_for_its_stakeholder_representative_group_newwebsite.pdf