Derivatives Trading Platforms

Of relevance to: Any European firm trading in derivatives on authorised US markets Key date: Applicable from 30 September 2017 The European Commission and the US Commodity Futures Trading Commission (“CFTC”) have agreed on a common approach regarding certain derivatives trading platforms, allowing European counterparts to continue trading in derivatives [...]

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EU-US Privacy Shield

Of Relevance to: Firms whose business model involves the transmission of personal data to the US. It may be recalled that in October 2015 the European Court of Justice declared that the ‘Safe Harbor’ framework was invalid. As a reminder, the transfer of personal data to a country outside the [...]

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