European Precious Metals Federation

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Lobbying Costs

100,000€ - 199,999€

Financial year: Jan 2021 - Dec 2021

Lobbyists (Full time equivalent)

1.25 Fte (2)

Lobbyists with EP accreditation


High-level Commission meetings


Lobbying Costs over the years

  • Info

    European Precious Metals Federation   (EPMF)

    EU Transparency Register

    72702399216-46 First registered on 26 Jul 2012

    Goals / Remit

    The Precious Metals (PM) industry manufactures and produces materials that are essential to a variety of industries with considerable economic relevance such as the automotive, electronics, health care, jewellery, and medical or dental sectors. Indeed, beyond jewellery and investment products, the European PM industry produces a wide array of materials, industrial components and chemicals which facilitate the production of, or are part of- thousands of products which form the fabric of the European economy. Although the PM industry primarily operates in an international environment, the European PM industry in particular embraces the most comprehensive and technologically advanced refining facilities in the world and as such, contributes significantly to the global welfare and technical progress. Through the EPMF, its Members are willing to increase the commitment, efficiency, credibility and legitimacy of the European PM industry in all its advocacy activities at Europea (...)

    Main EU files targeted

    Currently, most of the activities of the association are dedicated to Chemicals Management and sustainability.


    Head Office
    Avenue de Tervueren 168 Boite 6
    Bruxelles 1150
    EU Office
    Avenue de Tervueren 168 Boite 6
    Bruxelles 1150


  • People

    Total lobbyists declared


    Employment timeLobbyists

    Lobbyists (Full time equivalent)


    Lobbyists with EP accreditation

    All Lobbyists with EP accreditation over time

    2 accreditations were / are live (in bold) for the selected state of 04 Jun 2023

    Name Start date End Date
    Ms France CAPON 21 Mar 2023 20 Mar 2024
    Ms Zinaida NAZARENKO 19 Jan 2023 18 Jan 2024
    Ms France CAPON 20 Sep 2021 21 Sep 2022
    Ms Zinaida NAZARENKO 17 Sep 2021 17 Sep 2022
    Ms France CAPON 20 Feb 2020 20 Feb 2021
    Ms Zinaida NAZARENKO 12 Nov 2019 12 Nov 2020

    Complementary Information

    None declared

    Person in charge of EU relations

    Data not provided by Register Secretariat due to GDPR

    Person with legal responsibility

    Data not provided by Register Secretariat due to GDPR

  • Categories


    Trade and business associations

  • Networking


    The EPMF is a member of Eurométaux and in constant liaison with other precious metals associations around the world, such as and not limited to:
    - Silver Institute (US)
    - World Gold Council, WGC (UK)
    - International Platinum Group Metals Association, IPA (Germany)
    - International Precious Metals Institute, IPMI (US)
    - London Bullion Market Association, LBMA (UK)
    - London Platinum and Palladium Market, LPPM (UK)
    - ICMM (International Council of Mining and Metals)
    Moreover, the EPMF counts the following national associations among its members:
    - Fachvereinigung Edelmetalle,
    - Association Suisse des Fabricants et Commerçants de Métaux Précieux,
    - Associazione Nazionale Industrie Metalli non Ferrosi

    Member organisations

    None declared

  • Financial Data

    Interests represented

    Promotes their own interests or the collective interests of their members

    Closed financial year

    Jan 2021 - Dec 2021

    Lobbying costs for closed financial year

    100,000€ - 199,999€

    Major contributions in closed year

    None declared

    Intermediaries for closed year

    rud pedersen public affairs 25,000€ - 49,999€

    Intermediaries for current year

    rud pedersen public affairs

    Closed year Costs

    100,000€ - 199,999€

    Other financial info

    None declared

  • EU Structures

    Groups (European Commission)

    EU VAT Forum#E02845# #Member #C#Professionals#Subgroup on Administrative penalties, including surcharges, interest and other sanctions

    Groups (European Parliament)


    Other activities

    (Sometimes via Eurométaux or via EPMF Members directly):
    - Trade
    - Competitiveness
    - Health
    - Environment
    - Sustainable development
    - Customs
    - Taxes
    - Chemicals
    - Market access
    - Raw materials access

  • Meetings


    1 meetings found. Download meetings

    The list below only covers meetings held since November 2014 with commissioners, their cabinet members or directors-general at the European Commission; other lobby meetings with lower-level staff may have taken place, but the European Commission doesn't publish information about such meetings. All information below comes from European Commission web pages.

    • Date 30 Mar 2021 Location Video conference
      Subject Sustainable Corporate Governance
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Didier Reynders
      Portfolio Justice
      • Lucrezia Busa (Cabinet member)
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