EU and global securities regulators welcome agreement on data transfer

EU and global securities regulators welcome agreement on data transfer Friday 15 February 2019 10:47 The International Organization of Securities Commissions (IOSCO) and the European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) welcome the Opinion of the European Data Protection Board (EDPB) on their administrative arrangement for the transfer of personal data between European Economic Area (EEA) … Read more

Steven Maijoor on “Brexit – the regulatory challenges” at the European Financial Forum, Dublin

Steven Maijoor on “Brexit – the regulatory challenges” at the European Financial Forum, Dublin Wednesday 13 February 2019 12:48 Steven Maijoor, the Chair of the European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA), delivered a speech on ​Brexit – the regulatory challenges at the European Financial Forum 2019 in Dublin this morning.  The speech focused on ESMA’s … Read more

ESMA publishes list of thresholds below which an EU prospectus is not required

ESMA publishes list of thresholds below which an EU prospectus is not required Friday 08 February 2019 12:19 The European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) has published today a document listing the thresholds below which an offer of securities to the public does not need a prospectus in the various Member States of the European … Read more

Calabria talks GSE reform, past FHFA views during hearing

President Donald Trump’s nominee to lead the Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA), Mark Calabria, faced questions about his views on reforming the secondary mortgage market to increase competition and the necessary regulatory certainty to continue to guarantee 30-year mortgages and affordable housing goals, among other things, during his confirmation hearing before the Senate Banking Committee. … Read more