If you fail to prepare, prepare to fail: As Emir refit looms, lack of readiness not an option for market participants

With Emir refit implementation set to come into force in April for the EU with the UK to follow in September, The TRADE spoke to Thomas Steimann, chief executive of SIX’s Regis-TR to unpack the readiness of those market participants trading over the counter (OTC) derivatives markets, the key implementation considerations across both sides of the Channel, and what the firms should prioritise going forward.