Consultation Paper on alignment of MiFIR with the changes introduced by EMIR Refit

Consultation Paper on alignment of MiFIR with the changes introduced by EMIR Refit

from 04 October 2019 to 22 November 2019


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 22 November 2019.

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 publicly 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.

Data protection

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

Who should read this paper

This document is of interest mainly to financial and non-financial counterparties which are subject to the trading obligation under MiFIR and/or to the clearing obligation under EMIR.

Documents available for this Consultation
04/10/2019ESMA70-156-1555Alignment of MiFIR with the changes introduced by EMIR Refit
04/10/2019ESMA70-156-1759Response Form - Alignment of MiFIR with the changes introduced by EMIR Refit


Activity Institution Download
Asset Management Amundi Asset Management
Asset Management Citadel
Asset Management BVI
Asset Management European Fund and Asset Management Association
Asset Management Association of the Luxembourg Fund Industry (ALFI)
Banking German Banking Industry Committee
Banking Austrian Federal Economich Chamber, Division Bank and Insurance
Insurance and Pension GDV
Investment Services AMAFI
Issuers European Association of Corporate Treasurers - EACT
Regulated markets Deutsche Börse Group
Exchanges and Trading Systems Nasdaq
Others SSDA
Others ISDA
Others Irish Funds Industry Association