Consultation on future MAR list of information regarding commodity and spot markets

Consultation on future MAR list of information regarding commodity and spot markets

from 30 March 2016 to 20 May 2016


Responding to this paper

ESMA invites comments on all matters in this paper and in particular on the specific questions summarised in Annex 1. Comments are most helpful if they:

  • respond to the question stated;
  • indicate the specific question to which the comment relates;
  • contain a clear rationale; and
  • describe any alternatives ESMA should consider.

ESMA will consider all comments received by 20 May 2016.

All contributions should be submitted online at under the heading ‘Your input - Consultations’.

Publication of responses

All contributions received will be published following the close of the consultation, unless you request otherwise. Please clearly and prominently indicate in your submission any part you do not wish to be publically disclosed. A standard confidentiality statement in an email message will not be treated as a request for non-disclosure. A confidential response may be requested from us in accordance with ESMA’s rules on access to documents. We may consult you if we receive such a request. Any decision we make not to disclose the response is reviewable by ESMA’s Board of Appeal and the European Ombudsman.

The collection of confidential responses is without prejudice to the scope of Regulation (EC) No 1049/2001. Possible requests for access to documents will be dealt in compliance with the requirements and obligations laid down in Regulation (EC) No 1049/2001.

Data protection

Information on data protection can be found at under the heading Legal Notice.

Who should read this paper

This paper may be specifically of interest to investors, financial intermediaries, operators of trading venues and persons professionally arranging and executing transactions in commodity derivatives.

Document available for this Consultation
30/03/20162016/444CP on MAR GL on information on commodities


Activity Institution Download
Investment Services AMAFI
Regulated markets London Metal Exchange
Exchanges and Trading Systems Europex
Exchanges and Trading Systems The Baltic Exchange
Exchanges and Trading Systems Euronext
Others FIA and ISDA
Others EFET (European Federation of Energy Traders)
Regulated markets, exchanges & trading systems Federation of European Securities Exchanges (FESE)
Regulated markets, exchanges & trading systems Nasdaq
Regulated markets, exchanges & trading systems CME Europe Limited