Newsletters


October
2017

The Cyprus Securities and Exchange Commission ("CySEC") wishes to inform Regulated Entities and the Issuers that European Securities and Market Authority ("ESMA") published on 9 October 2017, a briefing regarding the LEI.

October
2017

We would like to remind you about obtaining a Legal Entity Identifier ("LEI") before 3 January 2018, the implementation date for Markets in Financial Instruments Directive ("MiFID II") and Regulation ("MiFIR") transaction reporting obligations. 

October
2017

The European Securities and Markets Authority ("ESMA") issued its final draft Regulatory Technical Standard ("RTS") implementing the trading obligation for derivatives under the Markets in Financial Instruments Directive ("MiFID") and Regulation ("MiFIR"). 

October
2017

The Joint Committee of the three European Supervisory Authorities ("EBA", "ESMA" and "EIOPA" - "ESAs") published specific guidelines for the prevention of fund transfers for terrorist financing and money laundering purposes.

September
2017

The Financial Services and Market Authority ("FASMA"), ESMA and ECB launch a new working group tasked with the identification and adoption of a risk free overnight rate.

September
2017

The European Securities and Markets Authority ("ESMA") updated its Q&A document regarding the implementation of the Market Abuse Regulation ("MAR").

September
2017

The European Securities and Markets Authority ("ESMA") updated its Q&A document regarding the implementation of the Market Abuse Regulation ("MAR").

September
2017

The Cyprus Securities and Exchange Commission ("CySEC") hereby notifies in summary the changes introduced in relation to Passporting Issues and the provision of investment services and activities by third country firms.

August
2017

The European Securities and Markets Authority ("ESMA") issued final guidelines on data transfer between Trade Repositories ("TRs") authorised under the European Market Infrastructure Regulation ("EMIR").

August
2017

The Cyprus Securities and Exchange Commission ("CySEC") would like to inform all interested parties about the authorisation of Data Reporting Service Providers.

Publications


SEPTEMBER iCAS Newsletter Issue 33/2018
Following a vote, the industry-led working group on euro risk-free rate has recommended Euro Short Term Rate ("ESTER") as  the new euro...
17 September 2018
SEPTEMBER iCAS Newsletter Issue 32/2018
The Financial Conduct Authority ("FCA") have collaborated with the Chartered Insurance Institute ("CII") to create a re-assessment test of the...
10 September 2018
AUGUST iCAS Newsletter Issue 31/2018
The European Banking Authority ("EBA") launched three public consultations on amendments to the implementing Technical Standards ("ITS") on supervisory reporting...
03 September 2018
AUGUST iCAS Newsletter Issue 30/2018
The European Securities and Markets Authority ("ESMA") has issued a set of draft regulatory and implementing standards ("RTS/ITS") under the...
27 August 2018
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