The Council has published a note to the Permanent Representatives Committee (COREPER) on the proposed Regulation on indices used as benchmarks in financial instruments and financial contracts or to measure the performance of investment funds (Benchmark Regulation). It contains the final compromise text of the Benchmark Regulation as agreed by the Council and EP. It invited COREPER to accept the text at its meeting on 9 December. (Source: Council Approves Benchmarks Regulation Text)