Author: Charline.Gorez@febelfin.be

ICMA Quarterly report: assessment of market practice and regulatory policy

23 juli in Geen onderdeel van een categorie

The ICMA Quarterly Report for the Third Quarter of 2020 focuses on the lessons from COVID-19 for capital markets. The Foreword by Jean-Marc Mercier of HSBC, Deputy Chair of ICMA, and the Message from ICMA’s Chief Executive, Martin Scheck, are both on this theme. Other...

Cloud: ESMA consults on cloud outsourcing guidelines / EBF Releases 3 technical papers

19 juni in Geen onderdeel van een categorie

ESMA has published a consultation paper on guidelines on outsourcing to cloud service providers Read more The guidelines’ purpose is to provide guidance on the outsourcing requirements applicable to financial market participants when they outsource to cloud service providers. In particular, they aim to help firms...

CSDR : ECSDA requests further postponement of settlement discipline regime

19 juni in Geen onderdeel van een categorie

On 8 June 2020, the European Central Securities Depositories Association (ECSDA) writes to request a postponement in the implementation of Settlement Discipline Regime (SDR), and Settlement penalties in particular, possibly by one year beyond the date of 1 February 2021. They acknowledge that the European Commission...

ESMA publishes the final report on MIFIR alignments following thee introduction of EMIR REFIT.

12 februari in Article

The European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) has published last week a final report suggesting amendments to the trading obligation under MiFIR following the introduction of EMIR Refit. The recent changes introduced to EMIR via Refit modify the scope of counterparties subject to the clearing obligation...

Euro Cyber Resilience Board for pan-European Financial Infrastructures

31 juli in Geen onderdeel van een categorie

Introductory remarks by Sabine Lautenschläger, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB, at the third meeting of the Euro Cyber Resilience Board for pan-European Financial Infrastructures, Frankfurt am Main, 28 June 2019. It is a pleasure to welcome you back to Frankfurt. As you may...

EMIR REFIT: ESMA issues statement on derivatives trading obligation

17 juli in Geen onderdeel van een categorie

ESMA has issued a statement on the misalignment between the scope of counterparties subject to the clearing obligation (CO) under the European Market Infrastructure Regulation (EMIR) and those subject to the derivatives trading obligation (DTO) under MiFIR. Since the entry into force of the Regulation...

European Securities and Markets Authority updates its EMIR Q&A

17 juli in Geen onderdeel van een categorie

The European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) has issued today an update of its Q&A on practical questions regarding the European Markets Infrastructure Regulation (EMIR). Following the entry into force of the EMIR review (so-called EMIR Refit), ESMA is reviewing the existing Q&As to align them,...

FSB: Cyber Incident Response and Recovery : Survey of Industry Practices

17 juli in Geen onderdeel van een categorie

On 11 July, FCB published a survey of industry practices regarding cyber incident response and recovery. The survey is a key element of the FSB’s outreach strategy with external stakeholders to gather views on effective practices relating to financial institutions’ response to, and recovery from,...

Terugblik op editie 2019 van de jaarlijkse Algemene Vergadering van de BVBL

10 juli in Geen onderdeel van een categorie

Editie 2019 van de jaarlijkse Algemene Vergadering van de Belgische Vereniging van Beursleden (BVBL) vond plaats op 28 mei in het Brusselse hotel Le Châtelain. Dit jaar stond het evenement in het teken van cybersecurity. De Algemene Vergadering is gewoonlijk de ideale gelegenheid om de leden...