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EXCLUSIVE: EU Commission’s Mifid II review delay caused by survey issues

Jan 16, 2020 Compliance

The eagerly-awaited review, due in September 2019, has been postponed indefinitely due to issues with the survey itself, according to sources familiar with it

SFTR guidelines: too little, too late

Jan 16, 2020 Compliance

Although Esma’s recently-published guidelines on SFTR reporting have brought some welcome responses, some argue they’re insufficient and have come too late in the process

Libor transition: corporates focused on internal arrangements

Jan 15, 2020 Conduct

Supply contracts and intercompany loans are among the many areas that firms are assessing for their exposures to IBORs

EU financial regulation in 2020: what to expect (p.III)

Jan 14, 2020 Compliance

As we kick off the new decade, find out key dates and initiatives you need to keep an eye out for this year. Part three looks at consolidated tape, MAR, CSDR, Priips, Prospectus Regulation, cryptocurrencies and sustainable finance

EU financial regulation in 2020: what to expect (p.II)

Jan 13, 2020 Compliance

As we kick off the new decade, find out key dates and initiatives you need to keep an eye out for this year. Part two looks at SMCR, the transition away from Libor and Emir

EU financial regulation in 2020: what to expect

Jan 10, 2020 Compliance

As we kick off the new decade, find out key dates and initiatives you need to keep an eye out for this year. Part one looks at Brexit, Mifid II and SFTR

Will 2020 be the year the Libor transition takes off?

Jan 7, 2020 Conduct

From the publication of the ISDA protocols to the FCA’s “no more Libor by Q3” deadline and the development of term rates, there are strong signs that 2020 could be the year markets finally shift to risk-free rates

Libor: UK is EU’s guinea pig in transition to risk-free rates

Dec 19, 2019 Compliance

European banks tell Practice Insight they will wait for the UK to make more progress on the Libor to Sonia transition before they take action