European Commission extends the application date for the MiFID II package by one year

On February 10th, 2016 the European Commission has proposed national competent authorities and market participants one additional year to comply with the rules set out in the revised Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (MiFID). The new deadline is January 3th 2018. MiFID was created in response to the financial crisis. The program provides harmonised regulation for [...]

European Commission extends the application date for the MiFID II package by one year2016-02-11T09:56:24+00:00

ESMA consults on MIFID II standards regarding trading suspensions, data service providers and derivatives reporting

The European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) has published on August 31st, 2015 a consultation paper (CP) on the remaining draft implementing technical standards (ITS) under MiFID II on which ESMA has not yet consulted. This CP covers the following: (1) the suspension and removal of financial instruments from trading on a trading venue, (2) the [...]

ESMA consults on MIFID II standards regarding trading suspensions, data service providers and derivatives reporting2015-09-27T18:27:02+00:00