BANKING

Charlotte Hogg appointed Deputy Governor, Markets and Banking

HM Treasury has announced the appointment of Charlotte Hogg as the next Deputy Governor for Markets and Banking at the Bank of England. HM Treasury, 9 February 2017

EBA Final Draft Regulatory Technical Standards: procedures for excluding transactions with third country non-financial counterparties from CVA risk charge

The EBA has published final draft regulatory technical standards on the procedures for excluding transactions with non-financial counterparties established in a third country from the own funds requirement for credit valuation adjustment risk under the Capital Requirements Regulation. EBA, 9 February 2017

ESMA publishes supervisory convergence work programme 2017

ESMA has published its supervisory convergence work programme for 2017 which sets out the activities it will undertake in order to enhance a consistent supervision of EU financial markets. ESMA, 9 February 2017

ESMA speech: Review of three ESAs

ESMA has published a speech made by Steven Maijoor, Chair, on a review of the European Supervisory Authorities and opportunities to ensure a safe and sound financial system. ESMA, 9 February 2017

INVESTMENTS AND FUNDS

HM Treasury publishes response to MiFID II transposition consultation

HM Treasury has published the summary of responses it has received to its consultation on transposing the MiFID II Directive into national law. HM Treasury, February 2017