The Chairman of the AMF briefed the press on the 2012 AMF Annual Report. In the meantime, he highlighted the key strategic directions of the AMF for the 2013-2016 period. The main goal of the AMF is to reaffirm the principle that properly regulated finance is essential to economic growth. Actually, the three key action priorities for this period of time are the following: make every effort to achieve transparent, safe market in Europe (i), restore investor confidence (ii), bolster for the financing of the economy (iii).