EFES NEWSLETTER - MAY 2019
for the European elections
In view of the coming election to the European Parliament
and the renewal of the European Commission, we publish our
Manifesto for the European elections. It is calling for a
European Action Plan to promote the development of employee
share ownership and participation all over Europe. See the Manifesto.
Many candidates and political leaders have already reacted.
All reactions are published on the Manifesto
We have a selection of 34 remarkable articles in 7 countries
in April 2019: China, France, Germany, Italy, Spain, United
China: Is Huawei really employee-owned?
France: France is number one for employee share ownership
in Europe. President Macron will promote employee share ownership
much more in France. First employee share plan for Pernod-Ricard,
new plans for Klépierre, for EDF. Rescue plan through a workers'
co-operative for Maurer Tempé.
Germany: Call to promote employee share ownership as
a key-point for the competitiveness of German startups.
Italy: New record year for employee share ownership
Spain: The Socialist Party wants to promote employee
participation in corporate management.
UK: New Employee Ownership Trusts in Wales and in Scotland.
USA: Stock options for all employees of startups serve
several purposes. The Truth about Employee Stock Ownership
Plans. New firms transitioning to employee ownesrhip.
The full press review is available
political roadmap for employee ownership in Europe
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