Agent for Change? Publication by the European Commission of a Working Paper providing guidance in relation to dual role agents
Such risks relate directly to the contracts concluded and/or negotiated by the agent on behalf of the principal, such as the financing of stocks.
Investments which are specifically required for the type of activity for which the agent has been appointed by the principal (usually sunk investments).
Risks relating to other activities undertaken in the same product market, where the principal requires these activities to be performed by the agent for its own risk (rather than as agent on behalf of the principal).