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01/04/2014 2014/336 Trade Repository Supervision Work Plan 2014 Reference PDF
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The European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) is publishing a summary of its 2014 supervisory work plan in relation to trade repositories (TRs) with the aim of enhancing the transparency of its actions regarding TRs in the European Union. TRs centrally collect and maintain the records of derivative trades and play a central role in enhancing the transparency of derivative markets and reducing risks to financial stability. In November 2013, ESMA registered six TRs. The obligation for counterparties to report their derivative trades to registered TRs began on 12 February 2014. Under Titles VI and VII of Regulation EU 648/2012 (EMIR), the direct supervision of TRs has been entrusted to ESMA, who has started to supervise the six registered TRs. Supervision of TRs by ESMA is crucial to ensuring that TRs comply on an on-going basis with all EMIR requirements, thereby enabling regulators to access data and details of derivative contracts in order for them to fulfil their respective mandates.

27/08/2015 2015/1295 RP Response form for the Discussion Paper on Review of Article 26 of RTS 153/2013 Reference DOCX
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15/06/2018 2016-1521 Annex 1 Transaction reporting validation rules Reference XLSX
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29/09/2016 2016/1406 reply form Reply form to the Consultation paper on Benchmarks Reference DOCX
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30/09/2016 2016/1409 SFTR Tables , Reference XLSX
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30/09/2016 2016/1414 Methodological Framework- Model Written Arrangements for Benchmark Colleges Reference PDF
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Article 46 of the Regulation (EU) No 2016/1011 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 8 June 2016 on indices used as benchmarks in financial instruments and financial contracts or to measure the performance of investment funds (Regulation) provides that the competent authority of an administrator of a critical benchmark that is referred to in points (a) and (c) of Article 20(1) of the Regulation shall establish a college.

ESMA will be a member of every college and according to Article 46(7) of the Regulation may give advice concerning the written arrangements. To promote the convergent operation of benchmark colleges, ESMA has developed model written arrangements that may be used by administrators of critical benchmarks according to Article 46(6) of the Regulation.

15/12/2016 2016/1661 RF Reply Form to CP- Draft technical standards on data to be made publicly available by TRs under Article 81 of EMIR Reference DOCX
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19/12/2016 2016/1672 reply form Reply Form to Technical Advice on fees for TRs under SFTR and on certain amendments of for fees under EMIR Reference DOCX
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04/04/2016 2016/228 ToR PTSC Reference PDF
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11/03/2016 2016/356 Reply form Reply form DP SFTR Reference DOCX
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18/03/2016 2016/365 Practical Guidance for the recognition of Third-Country Reference PDF
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29/04/2016 2016/665 Q&A on ESMA’s EU-wide stress tests for CCPs Q&A PDF
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03/06/2016 2016/723 RF Reply form for the Consultation Paper on ESMA technical advice on Benchmarks Regulation , Reference DOCX
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04/03/2020 BOA/2012/005 Form of notice of appeal Reference PDF
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This form should be used for all appeals to the Board of Appeal

04/03/2020 BoA/2019/04 Rules of Procedure for the Board of Appeal Reference PDF
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04/03/2020 BoA/2019/05 Guidelines on appeal proceedings Reference PDF
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19/12/2014 EC 18/12/2014 annex Letter from European Commission- Annex with Amended draft RTS on clearing obligation for IRS Reference PDF
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29/11/2017 ECB/ESMA/FSMA Risk Free Rate Working Group Application Form Reference DOCX
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04/11/2015 EMIR VT EMIR validation table Reference XLSX
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04/01/2021 EPSA List of Exempted Pension Schemes Reference PDF
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