Position papers

Response to ESMA Consultation Paper on Clearing Obligation under EMIR (no.4)

Created: Wednesday, 15 July 2015 12:43

FESE urges ESMA to consider the overall impact that its work on the EMIR Clearing Obligation will ultimately have on the final implementation of the MiFIR Trading Obligation. We support the implementation of the clearing mandate for IRS in line with the G20 commitments.

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Response to European Commission’s consultation on Regulation (EU) no 648/2012 on OTC derivatives, central counterparties and trade repositories

Created: Thursday, 13 August 2015 12:34

FESE urges the European Commission to consider the overall impact that its work on the EMIR Clearing Obligation has on the final implementation of the MiFIR Trading Obligation. We would like to reiterate our rejection of the conclusions of EMSA’s Consultation Paper on the Clearing Obligation under EMIR N°1 (Section 6) as regards the exclusion of OTC equity derivatives from the clearing obligation.

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Response to ESMA Consultation on Draft Regulatory Technical Standards on the CSD Regulation

Created: Wednesday, 05 August 2015 10:47

Trading counterparites are best placed to ensure that the buy-in requirements are effectively applied and that in many markets (in particular fixed income) the trading venue is not in a postion to know whether any transaction it processes has settled or failed, or that a buy-in can or should be initiated.

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Response to the European Commission’s consultation paper on the Green Paper on Capital Markets Union

Created: Tuesday, 19 May 2015 13:48

FESE members are pleased to have the opportunity to contribute to this public consultation on Capital Markets Union Green Paper.

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Response to the review of the Prospectus Directive

Created: Tuesday, 19 May 2015 13:19

FESE members are pleased to have the opportunity to contribute to this public consultation on the review of the Prospectus Directive.

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