The State of European
Financial Markets

17 October 2017 The Westin Grand Paris - Vendôme

Legal notice

Organisation name: European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA)

Legal status: ESMA has a legal status of ‘Community Agency’. A Community Agency is a body governed by European public law with its own legal personality and it is distinct from the Community Institutions (Council, Parliament, Commission, etc). ESMA was established by an act of secondary legislation: Regulation (EU) No 1095/2010 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 24 November 2010 establishing a European Supervisory Authority (European Securities and Markets Authority). ESMA’s legal status is defined under Article 5 of this legal act.

Address of establishment or head office (not simply the postal address): 103 rue de Grenelle, 75007 Paris, France

Total share capital: Not applicable

Email and telephone: info@esma.europa.eu and +33 1 58 36 43 21

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