Arlene McCarthy, the Economic and Monetary Affairs’(ECON) rapporteur for the Directive on criminal sanctions for market abuse (CMAD) and the market abuse Regulation (MAR) (together MAD2), has opened a public consultation seeking views on several questions that have emerged from the LIBOR scandal. ECON asks for comments by 17 September and will vote on the reports on each element of MAD2 on 20 September. (Source: ECON Questionnaire on Market Manipulation)