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Corporate End-User Comments on EC EMIR Review Report

The EACT – together with other associations representing corporate end-users of derivatives – has commented on the recent report issued by the European Commission concerning its forthcoming review of EMIR.

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EACT Response to ESMA Consultation on Draft Regulatory Technical Standards for the Securities Financing Transactions Regulation (SFTR)

EACT has submitted a response to ESMA’s consultation on the draft Regulatory Technical Standards for the Securities Financing Transactions Regulation (SFTR), that mandates double-sided reporting for non-financial corporates entering into repo transactions. The brief EACT response argues that given the difficulties with EMIR transaction reporting – on which the SFTR reporting is copied – all non-financial counterparties should be exempt from the reporting obligation.

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