Some see Esma reining in position limits after review

The scope of position limits could shrink to cover just the major benchmarks, one executive argues

esma-building

A review of position limits for commodity derivatives being carried out by the European Securities and Markets Authority could result in a major rollback of the regime, one industry executive says.

In a call for evidence paper published on May 24, Esma asked commodity market participants whether they see benefits “in limiting the application of position limits to a more limited set of commodity derivatives”.

Some in the industry see that as an opening to narrow the scope of the rules, which

To continue reading...

You need to sign in to use this feature. If you don’t have a Risk.net account, please register for a trial.

Sign in
You are currently on corporate access.

To use this feature you will need an individual account. If you have one already please sign in.

Sign in.

Alternatively you can request an individual account here: