On 27 April 2007 there was published in the Official Journal of the European Union the Opinion of the European Economic and Social Committee on a proposed Directive amending MiFID and several other sectoral Directives concerning procedural rules and evaluation criteria for the prudential assessment of acquisitions and increases of shareholdings in the financial sector.

View Opinion of the European Economic and Social Committee on a proposed Directive amending MiFID and other Directives concerning prudential assessment of acquisitions in the financial sector, (PDF 66.5KB), 27 April 2007