Response to EMSA consultation on the clearing obligation for financial counterparties with a limited volume of activity

The EACT has responded to the European Securities Markets Authority's consultation on the clearing obligation for financial counterparties with limited volume of activity. ESMA is proposing a delay to the start of the clearing obligation for small financial counterparties. We highlight in our response the need to extend such a delay to the non-financial counterparties subject to the clearing obligation (NFC+s).

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Vision on financial regulation for the real economy for the next 5 years

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Corporate treasurers are financial specialists within non-financial companies - but as end-users they are often impacted by EU legislation aimed at the financial sector.

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EACT Newsletter - June 2019

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The latest issue features articles on the European Parliament elections, the trade war between China and the USA, bank account management in transition plus the news that Helmut Schnabel has been re-elected Chair of IGTA.

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EACT Newsletter - April 2019

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The latest issue features articles on cryptocurrencies in the Czech financial market, cybersecurity, impacts of M&A on hedging operations and much more.

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EACT Newsletter - March 2019

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The newsletter features a series of special reports on the EACT Summit 2019.

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EACT Briefing Focus: KYC

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KYC has become a serious concern for EACT members over recent years: it is increasingly complex to fulfil all unstructured and nonharmonized requests. In all recent surveys, KYC is listed as a top priority for corporates and its rising costs are a source of frustration.

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