Mifid II update: potential position limits and narrowed exemptions likely for commodity traders

Mifid II update: potential position limits and narrowed exemptions likely for commodity traders

Regulatory ability to apply position limits to exchange-traded commodity markets, and fewer exemptions for energy firms, will mean those in the energy sector need to pay attention to the European Commission's most recent update to the Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (Mifid II) and Markets in Financial Instruments Regulation (Mifir), say experts.

The October 20 revisions did not contain anything unexpected for the energy industry, as several leaked versions were released before this ne

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 indvidual account here: