The Central Bank has published the latest issue of its Markets Update. This update advises interested parties of recent policy developments related to the way the Central Bank supervises financial markets, investment funds and their service providers and MiFID firms. This latest update includes the following and is available on the Central Bank website:

  • CRD IV transposition/implementation: update for investment firms
  • CRD IV: capital conservation buffer and countercyclical capital buffer
  • Regulatory Technical Standards for publication of supplements to the prospectus effective 5 May 2014
  • Prospectus Handbook Updated
  • International Financial Sanctions
  • Joint Consultation on draft Regulatory Technical Standards on risk-mitigation techniques for OTC-derivative contracts not cleared by a CCP
  • AIFMD: Ninth Edition of the AIFMD Q&A Published