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II Capital-Raising

From: EU Securities and Financial Markets Regulation (3rd Edition)

Niamh Moloney

From: Oxford Legal Research Library (http://olrl.ouplaw.com). (c) Oxford University Press, 2022. All Rights Reserved.date: 28 January 2022

Subject(s):
Securities — Prospectus Directive — Transparency Directive — Prospectus liability — European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) — Market abuse
This Chapter addresses the harmonized EU rules which govern capital-raising through the markets by firms (market finance).1 As EU capital-raising regulation is largely a function of the rules which apply to the disclosures required of firms when they sell securities to the public, it is primarily concerned with disclosure regulation.2 The regulation of capital-raising through the markets engages a number of policy objectives (section 2.1). Its primary objective is to ensure the efficiency of the securities markets in allocating capital to firms offering securities...
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