EBA has published an update on its final draft ITS on benchmarking portfolios. EBA considers that as the Commission has not yet adopted the previously submitted ITS, it is likely that the proposed 2016 remittance dates will be postponed. EBA also thinks it likely that the remittance date for initial market valuation data will be combined with the remittance date for other ITS templates. (Source: EBA Updates Final ITS on Benchmarking Portfolios)