Competent authorities responsible for the authorisation and supervision of central counterparties (CCPs)
Pursuant to Article 22 of Regulation (EU) No 648/2012 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 4 July 2012 on OTC derivatives, central counterparties (CCPs) and trade repositories (EMIR), each Member State shall designate the competent authority responsible for carrying out the duties resulting from EMIR for the authorisation and supervision of CCPs established in their territory.
ESMA is responsible for maintaining on its website the following list of the competent authorities designated in accordance with Article 22 of EMIR. The list below will be updated when a change to a designated competent authority occurs.
The order of protocol for the Member States is alphabetical, based on the original written form of the short name of each country.