EMIR review launched
21st May 2015 by

The European Commission has launched a review of the European Markets and Infrastructure Regulation,...

ESMA makes interesting point on physical forwards
11th May 2015 by

A contact has pointed out an interesting line in the guidelines published on physical power and gas ...

The difficulty of defining a derivative – part XX
14th October 2014 by

The FT has reported that European authorities are postponing the reporting of all foreign exchange ...

ESMA consults on physical gas and power forwards
30th September 2014 by

The European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) released the latest installment of the saga on ...

Threat to EMIR three-year phasing in of clearing obligation
24th September 2014 by

ESMA has published responses to its consultation on the clearing obligation for credit default swap...

Deutsche Bank fined for misreporting trades
1st September 2014 by

Consultant Avid Handler blogged about Deutsche Bank being fined £4.7m by the UK’s Financial Condu...

ESMA publishes EMIR clearing responses
19th August 2014 by

ESMA has just published some responses to its consultation on the clearing obligation for interest...

Energy regulation – what lurks beneath
11th August 2014 by

When a deal was hammered out between EU lawmakers that exempted physical power and gas trades from c...