Identifiers key to repository success, say participants

Binary code graphic

The adoption of a new system of legal identifiers for entities, products and transactions will be key to ensuring a consistent reporting framework across the multiple trade repositories expected to function under new regulation, according to officials at the European Securities and Markets Authority (Esma) and Swift, the messaging provider driving the development of legal entity identifiers (LEIs).

"We will need to find a balance between competition and standardisation. We don't want to be too p

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: