The Central Bank issued a Market Update on 28 July 2014 covering the following (many of which are dealt with in this Front Page);

  • CP 85 - Consultation on loan originating Qualifying Investor AIF
  • Publication of Responses to Discussion Paper on loan origination
  • CP 84 - Consultation on the adoption of ESMA's revised guidelines on ETFs and other UCITS issues
  • CP 81 - Consultation on possible exemption from capital buffers for SME investment firms from CRD IV/CRR
  • Feedback Statement on CP 78 - Consultation on carrying out depositary duties in accordance with Article 36 of the AIFMD
  • AIFMD - Tenth Edition of the AIFMD Q&A
  • ESMA AIFMD Q&A
  • Alternative Investment Fund Managers (AIFMs) authorisations
  • ESMA Consultation Papers - Market Abuse Regulation - draft regulatory and implementing technical standards (RTS/ITS) and Technical Advice (TA)
  • Commission consultation on the potential economic consequences of country-by-country reporting required by the CRD
  • ESMA Consultation Papers - The Clearing Obligation for interest rate and credit default swaps under EMIR
  • Updated ESMA EMIR Q&A and updated Commission EMIR FAQ - 10 July 2014
  • Global Legal Entity Identifier Foundation