BANKING

ESMA publishes Q&As on CSDR

ESMA has published questions and answers (Q&As) on the Regulation on improving securities settlement and regulating central securities depositories (Regulation 909/2014). ESMA, 13 March 2017

Financial Stability Board publishes consultation paper on governance arrangements for the unique transaction identifier

The Financial Stability Board (FSB) has published a consultation on its proposed governance arrangements for the unique transaction identifier (UTI) including characteristics and key criteria. Responses required by 5 May 2017. The Financial Stability Board, 13 March 2017

ECB vice-chair speaks on banking regulation

The European Central Bank has published a speech made by Sabine Lautenschläger, Member of the Executive Board and Vice-Chair of the Supervisory Board on challenges facing European and global financial regulators. ECB, 13 March 2017