EFB on the Corporate Sustainability Due Diligence Directive (CSDDD)

European Family Businesses (EFB) would like to share our support for the statement released on the 19th of January 2023 by many prominent business organisations on the topic of the Corporate Sustainability Due Diligence proposal. The business organisations echoed many of our concerns. In the following document, EFB stipulates points that we think should be […]

EFB’s Position Paper on the Corporate Sustainability Due Diligence (CSDDD) proposal

The Corporate Sustainability Due Diligence (CSDDD) proposal, which is currently under discussion, seeks to ensure that the European Business Ecosystem takes human rights and environmental protection into everything it does. As such, it is an important proposal, the premise of which European Family Businesses (EFB) fully supports. However, upon analysing the proposal in greater depth; […]

Bridging the Mid-Cap Gap

European Family Businesses and our French Chapter METI together with KPMG Private Enterprise produced a report to analyse the situation with companies in Europe that are too big for the SME category and too small to be part of the large company category. This report seeks to recognise, promote and support the growth of mid-cap […]

Tax Governance Code by VNO-NCW

In February 2021, VNO-NCW announced in its agenda for 2030 ‘Ondernemen voor brede welvaart’ thatthe business community would develop a Tax Governance Code. This Tax Governance Code should lead to more transparency on the tax position of Dutch listed companies and could, in future, be incorporated into the Corporate Governance Code. Taxes are a vital […]