Position papers

Response to ESMA on the Benchmarks Regulation Consultation Paper

Created: Monday, 05 December 2016 11:19

FESE supports working with ESMA to construct a workable regime for benchmarks provided by trading venues. FESE’s response to the ESMA consultation on technical standards for the Benchmark Regulation focuses on the main following areas: the definition of regulated data, transitional provisions, third country provisions, exemptions to the benchmark methodology in case of sudden market events and the provisions for code of conducts and compliance statements.

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Response to ESMA Discussion Paper on Trading Obligation for Derivatives

Created: Tuesday, 22 November 2016 13:32

In its response, FESE urges ESMA to consider the overall impact the work on the EMIR Clearing Obligation will ultimately have on the final implementation of the MiFIR Trading Obligation, since any instrument which does not fall under the scope of the EMIR Clearing Obligation will not be eligible for the MiFIR Trading Obligation.

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Response to EC's Consultation on a Potential EU Personal Pension Framework

Created: Monday, 31 October 2016 14:16

FESE supports the creation of a Pan-European Personal Pension Product (PEPP) in line with the 2016 EIOPA's ‘Advice on the development of an EU Single Market for personal pension products (PPP)’. 

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Response to IOSCO Consultation Report on Examination of Liquidity of the Secondary Corporate Bond Markets

Created: Friday, 30 September 2016 09:27

FESE responded to the consultation report on examination of liquidity of the secondary corporate bond markets by raising several points that would benefit further consideration. 

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Response to CPMI/IOSCO Consultation Report on Unique Product Identifiers

Created: Friday, 30 September 2016 09:18

FESE understands the mandate of the Harmonisation Group to develop guidance regarding the definition, format and usage of key OTC derivatives elements. However, we consider that this work should......

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