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European Commission adopts SFTR, regulation set for go live in Q2 2020

Drafted by the European Parliament in 2015 and approved in 2017, Securities Financing Transaction Regulation (SFTR) was adopted by the European Commission (EC) last week. The adoption comes after ...

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ESMA and NCA review EMIR data quality as Brexit looms

Last year, ESMA published guidelines for the transfer of EMIR trades between Trade Repositories (TR). Due to format differences between repositories, ESMA’s goal is to have standards in place to ...

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MiFID II – How it effects non-EU financial firms

MiFID II is hitting the EU in January 2018. But if you are a financial firm and aren’t based in the EU, you shouldn’t worry, right?

Well, not quite, while MiFID II is an EU based directive, it has ...

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Bloomberg Trade Repository for EMIR Reporting Registered by ESMA

Starting June 7th, firms reporting for EMIR will have a new trade repository (TR) that they can submit their reports to. After a lengthy registration process, Bloomberg Trade Repository Limited ...

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Breaking EMIR Reporting news: European Commission proposes changes to reduce obligations

After issuing their EMIR Review in November 2016, the European Commission (EC) today is proposing major changes to EMIR reporting. The goal of the amendments is to reduce costs to business that fall ...

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Cappitech supports buyside and regulatory initiatives for UTI harmonization

At Cappitech, one of the most difficult processes we solve with our EMIR Reporting technology is UTI matching. Standing for Unique Trade Identifier, a UTI is an alphanumeric identifier required ...

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New EMIR Q&A answers questions about upcoming RTS

ESMA has issued its latest update to their Q&A paper on EMIR Regulation. Begun in 2014, the Q&A paper is periodically updated with answers to industry issues relating to the implementation of EMIR ...

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EC EMIR Review - 2017 could bring regulation changes to streamline reporting and ease NFC and clearing obligations

The European Commission (EC) has issued their Review Report on the European Market Infrastructure Regulation (EMIR) which went into effect in 2014. With a mandate to provide transparency of ...

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Blockchain - 'Technology of the future'... but don’t forget to be practical

This week was an important one for us at Cappitech. After participating earlier in the year in a Fintech Roadshow of Israeli firms that travelled to Luxembourg to learn more about the local ...

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Reporting EMIR to Poland’s KDPW - Why Not?

Poland as a financial center alternative to London in a post-Brexit environment is making headlines this week. The impetus is a trip scheduled by Polish Development Minister Mateusz Morawiecki to ...

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