European Union - February 17 2012 Late on 9 February, the Economic and Monetary Affairs Committee in the EP announced it had finally struck a compromise deal with representatives from the European Council on the Regulation on OTC Derivatives, Central Counterparties and Trade Repositories (popularly known as the European Market Infrastructure Regulation or EMIR).
European Union - February 17 2012 EBA has made a preliminary assessment of the capital plans banks have submitted in response to EBA’s recommendation on recapitalisation.
European Union - February 17 2012 EBA has published a consultation paper on a draft Implementing Technical Standard on reporting of large exposures.
European Union - February 17 2012 Michel Barnier welcomed the agreement on EMIR, but said it is now crucial to drive through the legislative changes that will complement it.
European Union - February 17 2012 ESMA has published the responses it received to its consultation on technical standards for short-selling and credit default swaps.