ESMA consults on CCP supervisory reviews and evaluation processes

ESMA consults on CCP supervisory reviews and evaluation processes Friday 23 October 2020 17:22 The European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA), the EU’s securities markets regulator, has launched today a consultation on guidelines addressing the consistency of supervisory reviews and evaluation processes of CCPs under Article 21 of EMIR. The consultation paper seeks input from … Read more

ESMA consults on standards for CCP activities and model amendments

ESMA consults on standards for CCP activities and model amendments Friday 23 October 2020 12:00 The European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA), the EU’s securities markets regulator, has launched a consultation on draft Regulatory Technical Standards (RTS) related to changes to central counterparties’ (CCPs) activities and models. Specifically, the RTS relate to the conditions for … Read more

STEVEN MAIJOOR DELIVERS KEYNOTE AT IRISH FUNDS ANNUAL GLOBAL FUNDS ONLINE CONFERENCE

STEVEN MAIJOOR DELIVERS KEYNOTE AT IRISH FUNDS ANNUAL GLOBAL FUNDS ONLINE CONFERENCE Wednesday 21 October 2020 12:13 Steven Maijoor, Chair of the European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA), has delivered a keynote address at the Irish Funds Annual Global Funds Online Conference today. In his speech, Mr Maijoor focused on how retail investors and asset … Read more

SBA, treasury reveals PPP forgiveness application

The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA), with assistance from the Treasury Department, released an interim final rule making it easier for the smallest businesses with Paycheck Protection Program loans to file forgiveness applications. The administrator of the SBA and the secretary of the Treasury determined this new rule satisfies the need for a simpler forgiveness … Read more