In the wake of the financial crisis, regulatory activities which potentially affect our sector have flourished. EPRA represents its members’ interests in relevant legislative and regulatory decision-making bodies.

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Current regulatory work includes the following initiatives: 
  • OTC Derivatives
  • Pensions reform
  • Dividends taxation  
  • European REIT legislation
  • Equity raising
  • Corporate governance  


EPRA organises and takes part in policy events on issues of relevance.

These complement individual meetings in developing good working relationships with our institutional and business partners.

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Regulation documents

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With the EU institutions and other entities developing an increasing number of regulations affecting our members, EPRA’s regulatory function is significant.

To ensure they have their say in legislative processes, EPRA directly represents listed property companies, REITs and investors.

EPRA EU regulatory activities grid

EU regulatory activities

Agreement.PNGProvisional political agreement on Omnibus II directive

EU Council and the European Parliament have (on November 13) achieved a provisional political agreement on Omnibus II directive. Agreement on Omnibus II enables Solvency II framework finally to become operational. Solvency II is a long-expected major overhaul of the EU insurance regulatory framework and is very important for the insurance industry, supervisors and policyholders in the EU.

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