IOSCO has published a final report on the technological challenges to effective market surveillance issues and regulatory tools and which report makes recommendations to help market authorities address the technological challenges facing effective market surveillance.

An effective surveillance regime is necessary to ensure that market trading is fair and orderly and that market abuse can be monitored and detected by market authorities.

This report provides an overview of current market surveillance regimes and identifies the main challenges that technological developments pose to addressing the challenges.

This final report follows earlier reports of October 2011 and August 2012 in relation to technological challenges and this report completes IOSCO's mandate from the G20.