The EU authority’s new powers include increased oversight of third-country equivalence assessments working alongside the European Commission.
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MiFID II failing to improve market data fee conflict with ESMA looking to equities consolidated tape solution
Review of MiFID II finds market data fee issues are not being addressed by the regulation as ESMA recommends real-time consolidated tape for equity instruments.
European Commission vice president, Valdis Dombrovskis, said in London today that the EU plans to extend the temporary equivalence for UK CCPs.
AFME, FIA, ISDA and other trade groups have written to the European Commission seeking an extension to equivalence, due to expire in March 2020.
Asset managers express concerns over additional regulatory reporting burdens in addition to current requirements for MiFID II and AIFMD.
Investment firms affected by major FX rigging scandal at Barclays, Citi, RBS, JP Morgan and UBS are seeking compensation in the UK.
European Commission has fined Barclays, RBS, Citigroup, JP Morgan and MUFG a total of €1.07 million for involvement in FX trading cartel.
Euroclear’s London-based CSD to settle Irish securities in a ‘no-deal’ Brexit scenario after agreement with ESMA and the Bank of England.
ESMA has submitted a final amendment to the tick size regime as concerns EU trading venues will be at a disadvantage post-Brexit linger.
With addition of four UK-based MTFs, the CFTC’s list of EU-based venues exempt from SEF registration now totals 20.