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14/02/2020 ESMA71-99-1285 ESMA responds to European Commission consultation on the Benchmark Regulation review , Press Release PDF
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23/12/2019 ESMA71-99-1269 ESMA extends recognition decisions for 3 UK CCPs Press Release PDF
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16/12/2019 ESMA71-99-1266 Press release on joint GLs on cooperation and information exchange , , Press Release PDF
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11/11/2019 ESMA71-99-1245 Press release: ESMA advises Commission on third-country CCPs , Press Release PDF
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28/05/2019 ESMA71-99-1159 ESMA consults on tiering comparable compliance and fees under EMIR 2.2 , Press Release PDF
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09/04/2019 2019 19 Joint Committee Annual Report 2018 Annual Report PDF
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05/04/2019 ESMA71-99-1142 ESMA updates its recognition of UK CCPs and CSD , , Press Release PDF
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03/04/2019 ESMA71-99-1139 ESMA launches third EU-wide CCP stress test exercise , Press Release PDF
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25/03/2019 ESMA71-99-1133 Press release: ESMA registers UnaVista TRADEcho B.V. as trade repository , Press Release PDF
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01/03/2019 ESMA71-99-1119 ESMA to recognise the UK Central Securities Depository- no deal , , Press Release PDF
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18/02/2019 ESMA71-99-1114 ESMA to recognise three UK CCPs in the event of a no-deal Brexit , , Press Release PDF
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04/02/2019 ESMA71-99-1107 ESMA agrees no-deal Brexit MOUs with the Bank of England for recognition of UK CCPs and the UK CSD , , Press Release PDF
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08/11/2018 ESMA71-99-1055 ESMA proposes a regulatory change to support the Brexit preparations of counterparties to uncleared OTC derivatives , , Press Release PDF
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22/06/2018 ESMA70-151-1149 Opinion on CCP Liquidity Risk Assessment Opinion PDF
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22/06/2018 ESMA71-99-998 European Supervisory Authorities hold its 2018 Consumer Protection Day , Press Release PDF
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07/02/2018 ESMA71-99-945 EC ECB ESMA FSMA press release on WG on RFR composition Press Release PDF
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26/09/2017 ESMA71-99-599 EBA and ESMA provide guidance to assess the suitability of management body members and key function holders , , , Press Release PDF
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The European Banking Authority (EBA) and the European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) have published their joint Guidelines to assess the suitability of members of management bodies and key function holders.

21/09/2017 ESMA71-99-595 New Working Group on a Risk-Free Reference Rate for the Euro Area Press Release PDF
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Today, the Financial Services and Markets Authority (FSMA), the European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA), the European Central Bank (ECB) and the European Commission announce the launch of a new working group tasked with the identification and adoption of a "risk-free overnight rate" which can serve as a basis for an alternative to current benchmarks used in a variety of financial instruments and contracts in the euro area.

The working group, chaired by a private sector representative and with the Secretariat to be provided by the ECB, will regularly consult market participants and end-users, as well as gather feedback from other public authorities. Its terms of reference will be made public and the group will regularly report on its meetings. This is to ensure transparency on all steps in the identification and adoption of a new risk free rate.

04/05/2017 ESMA71-99-398 Joint Public Statement FSMA-ESMA regarding EURIBOR Press Release PDF
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In September 2016, the FSMA, as the national competent authority for Belgium, established the Euribor college and chaired its inaugural meeting. The college includes ESMA, the national competent authorities of the various banks contributing to the Euribor, as well as the national competent authorities of Member States for which the Euribor presents a systemic character because of its importance for their real economy, for the financing of households and enterprises, or for consumers in general. The Euribor college, chaired by the FSMA, currently consists of 17 national supervisory authorities and ESMA. The ECB has attended its meetings as an invited expert.

In 2015, EMMI developed a methodology that would ground the Euribor entirely on transactions (“Euribor+”) and has subsequently carried out a “pre-live verification” exercise, based on data gathered from 31 banks over a period running from September 2016 to February 2017. On May 4th 2017, after consultation with the FSMA and as a result of its pre-live verification exercise, EMMI published its decision not to pursue a transition to the proposed Euribor+ methodology in the short term.

The college of Euribor takes note of this decision and will continue to engage with EMMI on alternative plans for Euribor reform and transition.

10/04/2017 ESMA70-708036281-18 Opinion on portfolio margining requirements under Article 27 of EMIR Delegated Regulation Opinion PDF
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