Digital Single Market – Radio Advertising – 2015

July 2015 – Digital Single Market – Radio Advertising Advertising is already regulated by strict rules set at EU and national level, usefully complemented by self-regulation. Commercially funded radio depends almost 100% on advertising: adding advertising restrictions equates to fewer and poorer free-to-air programmes. Introducing warning messages in radio advertising is not the appropriate tool to […]

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AER Position on Gambling Advertising – 2013

2013 – AER ONE-PAGER ON GAMBLING ADVERTISING Commercially funded radio depends almost 100% on advertising: adding advertising restrictions equates to fewer and poorer free-to-air programmes. Introducing information messages in radio advertising is not the appropriate tool to enable improved consumer information, in order to allow well-informed purchase decisions. In the particular case of gambling, advertising […]

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Online Gambling in the Internal Market

31 July 2011- AER’S POSITION REGARDING THE EUROPEAN COMMISSION’S CONSULTATION BASED ON THE GREEN PAPER ON ONLINE GAMBLING IN THE INTERNAL MARKET The Association of European Radios (AER) is a Europe-wide trade body representing the interests of over 4,500 commercially-funded radio stations across the EU27 and in Switzerland. AER is located at: Association Européenne des […]

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AER’s Contribution to the Commission’s Consultation on Sponsorship

20 December 2002 – AER CONTRIBUTION TO THE COMMISSION’S CONSULTATION ON SPONSORSHIP (EXPERT GROUP ON COMMERCIAL COMMUNICATIONS) In the context of the Commission’s commercial communications policy, AER is pleased to submit its views on the issue of sponsorship. It has been difficult to draw conclusions about the national experts’ opinions since we understand they refer […]

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