EUROPEAN COMMISSION FINALISES TRANSPARENCY REQUIREMENTS FOR NON-EQUITY

  • 19/07/2016

The European Commission has now finalised the transparency requirements for non-equity.  This however needs to go through Parliament and Council.

They have determined ESMA will need to draw up new technical standards annually to determine whether products are liquid enough to be subject to the enhanced transparency requirements.  

There is a proposed 4 year phase in of the rules.

London Stock Exchange - TRADEcho Service Announcement

  • 08/07/2016

Service Announcement to inform customers that the new TRADEcho Service will be hosted in the London Stock Exchange Group data centres and customers will be able to use existing LSEG connectivity products to access the service.

FCA STATEMENT ON EU REFERENDUM RESULT

  • 23/06/2016

23rd June 2016 FCA: Firms must continue to abide by their obligations under UK law, including those derived from EU law and continue with implementation plans for legislation that is still to come into effect.

TRADECHO AT IDX 7TH 8TH JUNE 2016

  • 06/06/2016

Talk to Tradecho at the 9th annual International Derivatives Expo (IDX) 7th & 8th June 2016, being held at The Brewery on Chiswell Street, London EC1. Find out more from the team there on how Tradecho's solutions can solve all of your firm's trade reporting requirements.

PROVISION OF CFDS AND OTHER SPECULATIVE PRODUCTS

  • 01/06/2016

On the 1st June, ESMA (European Securities and Markets Authority) updated it's Q&A document regarding sales and marketing to retail clients of CFDs and other speculative products such as rolling spot FX trading and binary options. See link for details

European Commission announce adoption of delegated regulations

  • 18/05/2016

Important information released on: Determining what constitutes a liquid equity market, Data provision obligations for trading venues and SIs, Data publication obligations for SIs, Details on how SIs should make their quotes public and identifiable, more...