Ref. Ares(2020)2450897 - 08/05/2020
Directorate E – Single market and connectivity
Ms Rebecca Vaughan
40 Bermondsey Street
Advance copy by email:
Dear Ms Vaughan,
Your application for access to documents – Ref GestDem No 2020/2085
We refer to your e-mail dated 9 April 2020 in which you make a request for access to
documents, registered on 10 April 2020 under the above-mentioned reference number.
As regards your requests about the meeting between Mr Antoine Colombani and
EuropeanIssuers on 8 April 2020 and the meeting between Mr Diederik Samsom and ABN
AMRO Bank on 19 February 2020, you will find enclosed the related documents.
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Electronically signed on 08/05/2020 13:51 (UTC+02) in accordance with article 4.2 (Validity of electronic documents) of Commission Decision 2004/563