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ESMA updates on applications for recognition from U.S.- based CCPs

The European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA), the EU’s securities markets regulator, has announced its recognition of two central counterparties (CCPs) established in the United States (U.S.) as Tier 1 CCPs under the European Market Infrastructure Regulation (EMIR). These are the Fixed Income Clearing Corporation (FICC) and the Options Clearing Corporation (OCC).   ESMA, on […]

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ESMA will not publish August systematic internaliser regime data for non-equity instruments other than bonds and CTP data

ESMA, upon request of market participants, has been computing, on a voluntary and best effort basis, the total volume and number of transactions executed in the EU in order to help market participants meet their obligations since that data is not otherwise easily available. Systematic Internaliser Regime The non-publication of the data means the mandatory […]