ESMA withdraws registration of NEX Abide Trade Repository AB

ESMA withdraws registration of NEX Abide Trade Repository AB Friday 31 July 2020 11:33 The European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA), the EU’s Securities Markets Authority, has today withdrawn the trade repository (TR) registration of NEX Abide Trade Repository AB (NATR). NATR has been registered as a TR since 24 November 2017. The withdrawal decision … Read more

Report: Mulvaney stopped statutorily required reporting to Congress

A new report found that the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau stopped reporting to congressional appropriations committees under the direction of then-acting director Mick Mulvaney – in violation of the Dodd-Frank Act. Section 1017(e)(4) of the act requires annual reporting to the committees, which was suspended beginning with Mulvaney’s tenure in 2017. Read on for more … Read more

Federal Reserve Board announces the extensions of its temporary U.S. dollar liquidity swap lines and the temporary repurchase agreement facility for foreign and international monetary authorities (FIMA repo facility) through March 31, 2021

Federal Reserve Board announces the extensions of its temporary U.S. dollar liquidity swap lines and the temporary repurchase agreement facility for foreign and international monetary authorities (FIMA repo facility) through March 31, 2021

ESMA submits opinion to European Parliament on 2018 discharge process

ESMA submits opinion to European Parliament on 2018 discharge process Tuesday 28 July 2020 17:32 ESMA submitted an Opinion on the European Parliament’s (EP) observations made in the 2018 discharge process. The Opinion sheds light on concrete actions taken by ESMA, including in relation to supervisory fees for credit ratings agencies and trade repositories, establishing … Read more

ESMA updates transparency opinions for 3rd country venues

ESMA updates transparency opinions for 3rd country venues Tuesday 28 July 2020 15:05 The European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA), the EU’s securities markets regulator, has updated the list of third-country venues (TCTV) in the context of the opinion on post-trade transparency under MiFIR, following new requests from the industry. Following the publication of the … Read more