ESMA postpones CSDR technical standards: ESMA has written to the Commission to inform it that it intends to delay its draft technical standards for the Central Securities Depositories Regulation (CSDR) until September. They were due for delivery on 18 June. (Source: ESMA Requests Delay to CSDR Technical Standards)

ESMA issues CRA submission guidelines: ESMA has issued guidelines on periodic information to be submitted to it by credit rating agencies (CRAs). The guidelines set out the quarterly deadlines for the submission of information to ESMA as well as providing detailed clarification of the content that ESMA expects. (Source: Guidelines on Periodic Information to be Submitted to ESMA by CRAs)