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Financial services update vol. 10, issue 19
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • European Union, USA
  • May 18 2015

Marc Wyatt, Acting Director of the Office of Compliance, Inspections and Examinations ("OCIE") weaved the theme of transparency throughout his


European Securities and Markets Authority publishes final guidelines on the commodity derivatives definition under Markets in Financial Instruments Directive
  • Shearman & Sterling LLP
  • European Union
  • May 13 2015

On May 6, 2015, the European Securities and Markets Authority published its guidelines on the application of the definition of commodity derivatives


Further delays in transatlantic clearing accord
  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
  • European Union
  • May 8 2015

Commodity Futures Trading Commission Chairman Timothy Massad, and Jonathan Hill, European Commissioner for Financial Stability, Financial Services


Mandatory clearing in Europe may still be “a ways off”: ESMA responds to proposed amendments on interest rate swaps clearing RTS and postpones consideration of FX NDF clearing
  • Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP
  • European Union
  • February 19 2015

The Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act's mandatory clearing requirement for interest rate swaps and certain credit default


EMIR - treatment of FX forwards under EMIR
  • A&L Goodbody
  • European Union
  • February 28 2014

The Central Bank has issued the following view in relation to FX transactions: It is our understanding that all FX transactions with settlement


EMIR for AIFMs: application to offshore funds with European investment managers
  • Dechert LLP
  • European Union
  • June 24 2014

Investment funds registered in Europe have been directly subject to the European Markets Infrastructure Regulation (EMIR), Europe's regulatory reform


ESMA releases final guidance on the definition of physically settled commodity derivatives under MiFID I
  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
  • European Union
  • May 8 2015

On May 7, the European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) issued final guidelines (Guidelines) clarifying the definition of physically settled


MiFID 2: ESMA publishes first technical advice
  • Dentons
  • European Union
  • December 23 2014

The European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) published the follow-up papers to its summer consultations on the revised Markets in Financial


MiFID II: will commodity position limits affect liquidity?
  • Clyde & Co LLP
  • European Union
  • April 30 2015

Some of the most fiercely contested provisions of MiFID II (EU Directive 201465EU) are: the obligations on Member States to impose position limits


International regulatory update 27 April 1 May 2015
  • Clifford Chance LLP
  • China, European Union, Germany, Poland, Singapore, Switzerland, United Kingdom, USA
  • May 6 2015

The European Central Bank (ECB) and EU Commission have jointly launched their reports on financial integration in the EU in 201415. The ECB report