EACT Position on ESMA Report on Use of OTC Derivatives by Non-Financial Counterparties

The EACT has published a position statement on the report by the European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) on the use of OTC derivatives by non-financial counterparties. We are very concerned by ESMA's recommendation to remove the hedging exemption currently part of the EMIR Regulation, as hedging plays an important economic role and removing the exemption would have severe consequences on companies in the real economy.

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EACT LMA Webinar: Libor Transition & Reference Rate Reform 2020

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View a recording of the recent webinar hosted by EACT and Loan Market Association (LMA).

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EACT Supports Cross-Industry Request for Extension of the Third Country Benchmarks Transition Period

The signatories of this paper believe it is critically important that the transition period for third country benchmarks under the Benchmarks Regulation (BMR) should be extended beyond the end of 2021 to end-2025.

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GLEIF-EACT Webinar: Accelerating Digitisation of Treasury with the LEI

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View a recording of the recent webinar hosted by EACT and Global Legal Entity Identifier Foundation - GLEIF.

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EACT responds to European Commission consultation on an EU Green Bond Standard

The European Association of Corporate Treasurers (EACT) has published its response to the European Commission’s (EC) consultation on the creation of an EU Green Bond Standard (EU GBS).

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EACT Newsletter - September 2020

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The latest issue looks at central bank digital currencies (CBDCs), communication in a digital world, and information regarding the new 2020 - 2021 Journeys to Treasury report.

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