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Growing LEI issuance has improved reporting, but what comes next?
CPMI and Iosco unveil proposals for unique transaction identifiers
Lapse rate for unique identifiers is rising
Implementation points to LEI benefits and best practices
Stephan Wolf will lead effort for global identifiers
Incomplete reports would be sent back to market participants
Matching of inter-repository trades suffering long delays
Missing and conflicting trade identifiers plague Europe's reporting regime
Despite problems, Esma official says reporting roll-out went "pretty well"
Germany’s issuer of legal entity identifiers opened for business almost 12 months ago, but demand only surged in the weeks leading up to Europe’s February 12 reporting deadline
A requirement to report trades under the European Market Infrastructure Regulation kicked in on February 12, creating a rush to comply among energy derivatives market participants. Some firms have struggled with the rules, and say a lack of support from...
Emails to customers cite backlogs in rates and exchange-traded derivatives - users say repository has been "victim of its own success"
Finnish issuer expects to hand out 10,000 identifiers, but had only reached 1,166 last week - and the story is similar elsewhere
Number of legal entity identifiers is sitting at 83,337 – well short of the required total, which is estimated at anything from 100,000 to one million
The race to report
Public- and private-sector experts have worked hard over the past three years to develop the framework for a global legal entity identifier system, but more effort is needed to create consistent data standards for financial instruments and transactions,...
Conference told of resource challenges facing Deutsche CRO
Establishing a coherent system of legal entity identifiers has been an important challenge for the swaps industry over the past two years. Now, in the face of regulatory pressure, anti-money laundering teams face the same challenge – but meeting it...
Masking of counterparty name extended to June 30, 2014
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