Interested parties have been invited to contribute to a Public Consultation on Transposition of the Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (MiFID II) and the Markets in Financial Instruments Regulation (MiFIR), which has been launched by the Department of Finance. The Consultation is seeking views up until 21 September on the consultation which addresses the EU Member State discretions contained in MiFID II and MiFIR. The Directive must be transposed by 3 July 2017.