CFTC's Chilton says "continuing to kick the can down the road is just not acceptable", as expectations grow that Europe will miss 2014 start date
The start of Europe’s new risk reporting regime was delayed by the drawn-out legislative debate on CRD IV, but that hasn’t given the industry much more time to prepare. Technical detail was published in July, just five months ahead of the 2014 start...
Questions raised by Isda concerning trade reporting workflows have not yet been answered, delaying preparations for the start of mandatory trade reporting early next year
Corporates fear they will still pay the penalty if mistakes are made by delegated reporting services
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Industry had been banking on one-year postponement - Esma now looking for solution to reporting impasse, according to senior EC official
Forex participants must reconsider their approach to dual reporting under Emir, after Esma rejects industry proposal
Esma unable to approve repositories for new regime because applications are incomplete, regulator says
Hundreds of corporates amend OTC documentation this week, ahead of September 15 portfolio reconciliation deadline – but market participants warn of "massive non-compliance"
The European Market Infrastructure Regulation will force non-financial counterparties to clear trades in over-the-counter derivatives once they reach a set of notional thresholds. And despite their original expectations, many energy companies could be...
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Asian CCPs under pressure from EU third-country equivalence/recognition deadline squeeze
Buy-side must prepare to meet their FX reporting obligations in Europe, which will be more challenging than in the US, webinar participants warn
Extraterritorial aspects of European legislation such as Emir likely to be keenly felt by Asian firms, says Asifma
Reporting infrastructure built to fulfil Dodd-Frank requirements will need to be revamped to meet Emir standards, say banks
Clearing house and commodity traders voice concerns about European firms going to US due to Emir CCP standards
Esma says national regulators must decide product eligibility for third-country CCP transition period
The European Securities and Markets Authority has addressed some of the concerns over which third-country CCP platforms and products are eligible for the transitional period, which begins on March 15
The deadline is approaching for regulators to establish what European banks can clear and where on Asian CCP platforms ahead of OTC market standards going live from March 15
Key questions in the European Market Infrastructure Regulation (EMIR) include will there be universal initial margining, how will it be calculated, will thresholds be permitted, what will count as eligible collateral, will letters of credit be included...
The first mandatory reporting requirements in Europe could begin in July, but more detail is needed on how the system will work, market participants say
Esma chairman Steven Maijoor denies the supervisor overstepped its authority when drafting clearing rules
Doubt cast over whether a motion to reject two Esma regulatory technical standards will survive a plenary vote on Thursday
The vast majority of respondents feel regulators have not provided them with sufficient information to implement new derivatives rules