While the initial go-live date of SFTR is set for early 2020, data availability and legacy processes remain the leading roadblocks.
Traders in Europe face rising data acquisition costs and increasing regulatory reporting pressures argue that a pan-European consolidated tape is long overdue.
Data from Esma shows that just 40% of swaps trade reports match under two-sided reporting regime.
With over 25 years of experience in law and shaping regulatory policy, Nausicaa Delfas is tasked with one of the biggest challenges of her career yet—tackling Brexit.
In February, UK and EU regulators made announcements expected to shed light on the future of data sharing and alleviate some uncertainty post-Brexit, but industry experts say the latest statements fall short of lifting the real burden on affected firms.
UK and EU regulators agree to share data post-Brexit, but trading firms say this doesn’t go far enough.
Authorization enables Bloomberg to continue servicing its EU27 client base following Brexit.
The green light will enable the firms to continue serving their EU27 clients following Brexit.
Amelia Axelsen investigates how buy-side cynicism of Mifid II's systematic internalizer regime could be cured through education.
The EU's market cops have urged the adoption of a unified approach to crypto assets across member states.
The trade reporting provider will have authorization to serve Switzerland's derivatives market.
Nearly one year on from the fundamental changes to Europe’s trading rulebook brought about by Mifid II, its overall impact is still unclear. Although experts talk of greater transparency in the markets, it’s had its share of issues, some of which are…
The EU-headquartered trade repository is seeking approval from the FCA to continue servicing its UK clients post-Brexit.
Rimes will be launching a new managed service, called RegFocus BMR Data Feed, to help users adhere to the Benchmarks Regulation.
With the UK preparing to leave the EU in March, regulators have a limited amount of time to figure out how to keep the flow of information going between each other post-Brexit—and the window is closing.
Political factors will influence fundamental changes made to EU financial regulation, says lawmaker.
Director of the Maltese regulator's securities and markets supervision unit is named chair of Esma's data standing committee
Growing concern from regulators and industry bodies about potential harm to investors could yet force the European Commission to eventually rethink its position on PRIIPS.
FCA chief executive says UK regulator is preparing for a range of Brexit options, and cross-border data sharing between regulators is 'essential.'
AMF chairman Robert Ophèle says data quality and completeness pose problems for regulatory evaluations of Mifid II transparency requirements, and that regulators will review frameworks following Brexit.
Steven Maijoor warned of the impact of no deal Brexit on Mifid II calculations and the need to ensure continued access to UK clearinghouses.
In feedback to the Financial Stability Board, FESE points out inconsistencies regarding the application of LEIs and asks regulators for clarity.
RTS 27 Now helps banks registered as SIs meet their reporting requirements under Mifid II.
The data will support Trax’s MiFID II and SI determination service, which indicates a firm’s potential to become an SI before the assessment period.