Link to a specific collection page from Designer

Hello all!

Here is the gist:

From the CMS editor, in a rich text field I can easily create a link to a any specific collection page, as seen here:

But in the editor, this is impossible (the purple icon will only propose link to the current page) :

It is also missing from component “link” property :

Why is the behavior different? I don’t see any technical reason. Am I missing something?