On 23 January 2015 the Central Bank published Issue 1 of 2015 of its Markets Update which covered;

Central Bank of Ireland

  • AIFMD: Twelfth Edition of the AIFMD Q&A published
  • CP90: Consultation on the Supervision of Non-Financial Counterparties under EMIR 

ESMA

  • MiFID II / MiFIR: consultation and open hearing on draft Regulatory Technical Standards (RTS) and Implementing Technical Standards (ITS)
  • CSDR: consultation on implementing measures for new settlement regime
  • Consultation on different share classes of UCITS
  • Consultation on draft Regulatory Technical Standards (RTS) on prospectus related issues under the Omnibus II Directive - responses published
  • Updated ESMA Q&A on the application of the AIFMD
  • Updated ESMA Q&A on ESMA's guidelines on ETFs and other UCITS issues
  • Opinion and Advice: investment-based crowdfunding