CONSULTATION ON INDICES AND RECOGNISED EXCHANGES UNDER THE CAPITAL REQUIREMENTS REGULATION

Friday 24 May 2019 18:04 The European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) has published a Consultation Paper proposing amendments to the main indices and recognised exchanges under the Capital Requirements Regulation (CRR). ESMA considers it necessary to introduce amendments to the Implementing Technical… Documents:  reply_form_cp_crr_its.docx esma70-156-864_cp_amending_its_on_main_indices_and_recognised_exchanges_under_crr.pdf Closing date:  05/07/2019

CALL FOR EVIDENCE ON POSITION LIMITS IN COMMODITY DERIVATIVES

Friday 24 May 2019 17:42 The European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) has launched a call for evidence on position limits and position management in commodity derivatives. ESMA launches this call for evidence in the context of the reviews it must perform under MiFID II, together with the European Commission (EC… Documents:  esma70-156-1101_reply_form_position_limits.docx esma70-156-1101_call_for_evidence_position_limits.pdf Closing … Read more

ESMA launches call for evidence on position limits in commodity derivatives

ESMA launches call for evidence on position limits in commodity derivatives Friday 24 May 2019 15:52 The European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) has today launched a call for evidence on position limits and position management in commodity derivatives. ESMA launches this call for evidence in the context of the reviews it must perform under … Read more

ESMA consults on indices and recognised exchanges under the Capital Requirements Regulation

ESMA consults on indices and recognised exchanges under the Capital Requirements Regulation Friday 24 May 2019 15:21 The European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) has today published a Consultation Paper proposing amendments to the main indices and recognised exchanges under the Capital Requirements Regulation (CRR). ESMA considers it necessary to introduce amendments to the Implementing … Read more

IRS Says It Will ‘Soon’ Issue Crypto Tax Guidance in First Since 2014

The U.S. Internal Revenue Service is working on its first tax guidance for cryptocurrency since 2014, the agency’s commissioner told a lawmaker Monday. In a reply to Rep. Tom Emmer’s request for further guidance on reporting cryptocurrencies, IRS Commissioner Charles P. Rettig outlined a non-specific plan to release in-depth guidance in the near future. “I share … Read more

Malaysia Updates Crowdfunding Framework, Securities Commission Malaysia Affirms its Support for Fintech

The Securities Commission Malaysia (SC) has updated crowdfunding rules to better fit the emerging market of online capital formation while announcing the approval of multiple new platforms targeting different sectors of digital finance. During a routable organized by the SC which included the participation of representatives from the Fintech industry,  the Malaysian Minister of Finance … Read more