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ESMA publishes final rules to ensure integrity of EU financial benchmarks

ESMA71-99-374
30 March 2017
the draft regulatory and implementing technical standards (RTS/ITS) under the Benchmarks Regulation (BMR). ...

ESMA asks Commission to delay central clearing for small financial counterparties

14 November 2016
final report was submitted to the European Commission for endorsement of the draft RTS presented in ... not to endorse the RTS. ...

ESMA consults on consolidated tape for non-equity products

03 October 2016
issued today a consultation paper on its draft regulatory technical standards (RTS) regarding ... prices or consolidated tape. ESMA, having already issued its draft RTS on an equity tape, is seeking ... feedback on its draft RTS for the non-equity tape. In order to create the non-equity tape, trading venues ...

ESMA consults on consolidated tape for non-equity products

2016/1425
03 October 2016
draft regulatory technical standards (RTS) regarding the creation of a consolidated tape for non-equity ... having already issued its draft RTS on an equity tape, is seeking feedback on its draft RTS for ...

ESMA consults on future reporting rules for securities financing transactions

2016/1411
30 September 2016
2016-1411_esma_consults_on_future_reporting_rules_for_securities_financing_transactions.pdf Style ESMA document Related documents Draft RTS and ITS under SFTR and amendments to related EMIR ... RTS ...

ESMA issues opinion on MiFID II standards on ancillary activities

30 May 2016
to amend its draft RTS 20 under the Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (MiFID II) and Regulation ... (MiFIR). RTS 20 provides criteria to establish when a non-financial firm’s commodity derivatives trading ... to achieve this, ESMA’s RTS 20 had designed quantitative tests, a trading activity and a business activity ...

ESMA issues opinion on MiFID II standards on ancillary activities

2016/742
30 May 2016
document 2016-742_press_release_mifidii_rts_ancillary_activities.pdf Style ESMA document ...

ESMA amends MiFID II standards on non-equity transparency and position limits

02 May 2016
the RTS on non-equity transparency – which includes requirements in respect of bonds, structured finance ... products, emission allowances and derivatives – and the RTS on the methodology for the calculation and ... detailed in ESMA’s draft RTS. While overall supportive of the approach taken in the draft RTS, on 20 April ...

Press release MiFID II RTS

2016/566
02 May 2016
document 2016-566_press_release_-_mifid_ii_rts.pdf Style ESMA document ...

ESAs finalise Key Information Documents for retail investors in the EU

07 April 2016
Authorities (EBA, EIOPA, ESMA- ESAs) has finalised its proposal for regulatory technical standards (RTS) on ...

Joint Press Release draft RTS on PRIIPs

JC/2016/21 PR
07 April 2016
Main document jc_2016_21_pr_joint_press_release_draft_rts_on_priips.pdf Style ESMA document ...

ESMA consults on implementation of the Benchmarks Regulation

15 February 2016
Regulatory Technical Standards (RTS) and Technical Advice (TA) to the European Commission. Benchmarks are ...

ESMA consults on implementation of the Benchmarks Regulation

2016/291
15 February 2016
stakeholder’s input to inform its future proposals on draft Regulatory Technical Standards (RTS) and Technical ...

ESMA resumes US CCP recognition process following EU-US agreement

10 February 2016
of priority the next steps on its consultation on the amendment to its Regulatory Technical Standard (RTS ...

ESMA recommends changes to EMIR framework

2015/1260
13 August 2015
the jurisdiction decision be governed by Regulatory Technical Standards (RTS) and that any recognition process ... and more detailed requirements by RTS along with incentives related to margin period of risk depending ...

ESMA provides implementing rules for MiFID II

2014/1574
19 December 2014
(RTS/ ITS) regarding the implementation of the Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (MiFID II) and ... Regulation (MiFIR). Both ESMA’s TA and draft RTS translate the MiFID II/MiFIR requirements into practically ... derivatives. The key proposals stemming from ESMA’s TA/draft RTS cover the following issues: •    increased ...

Press release - ESMA defines products, counterparties and starting dates for the clearing of interest rate swaps

2014/1209
01 October 2014
technical standards (RTS) for the central clearing of Interest Rate Swaps (IRS) which it is required ... to develop under the European Markets Infrastructure Regulation (EMIR). The RTS define those types of IRS ... 2014_1209_press_release_on_final_irs_rts_claring_0.pdf Style ESMA document ...

EBA, ESMA and EIOPA consult on technical standards for financial conglomerates risk concentration and intra-group transactions

2014/61
24 July 2014
launched today a consultation on draft Regulatory Technical Standards (RTS) on risk concentration and ... 24 October 2014. The objective of the draft RTS is to clarify which risk concentrations and ... the RTS provide some supervisory measures for coordinators and other relevant competent authorities when ...

Press release - ESMA details new market abuse regime

2014/830
15 July 2014
implementing technical standards (RTS/ITS) and Technical Advice (TA), ESMA has to develop for ... the prevention of market manipulation, and increase the level of investor protection, ESMA’s draft RTS/ITS and TA ... strategies and by introducing new requirements. The draft ESMA RTS/ITS and Technical Advice cover ...

ESMA defines central clearing of interest rate and credit default swaps

2014/819
11 July 2014
seek stakeholders’ views on draft regulatory technical standards (RTS) for the clearing of Interest ... criteria that the relevant classes of OTC derivatives have to meet. ESMA is required to draft RTS on ... draft RTS propose the following four classes, on a range of currencies and underlying indices, to be ...