EMIR Review

Of Relevance to: Firms subject to European Markets Infrastructure Regulation The FCA has issued an EMIR update alert to inform us that the European Commission has published proposals to amend EMIR. Aspects of the proposals include the removal of the frontloading and backloading requirements – frontloading concerns the clearing of [...]

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UCITS and AIFs: Transparency Requirements

Of relevance to: UCITS management companies and AIFMs UCITS and AIFs: Transparency Requirements A reminder to UCITS management companies and AIFMs that certain transparency obligations arising under the Securities Financing Transactions Regulation (“SFTR” – 2015/2365) apply from 13 January 2017 – see Regulatory Roundup 76. A SFT is defined as: [...]

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