Minimum Standards for Bond Communication PDF Print E-mail

Given the overall importance of corporate bonds in institutional portfolios all over Europe and also the fact that bond issuers by and large engage in far too few investor relations activities towards their investors, the Standard addresses an important need for improvement and fills a significant gap. As the role of EFFAS involves investor and issuer education on investment professionals' requirements, it has been the general feeling following numerous talks with investors and regulatory bodies that there is a need for a clear indication of how issuers should behave in the issuance process and what information investors need to receive and in what form.

This was ratified by the AGM in June 2012.

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