EACT Letter to the European Commission on the definition of FX derivatives

The EACT has sent a letter to the European Commission concerning the work currently undertaken on the definition of foreign exchange (FX) derivative instruments under the delegated acts of MiFID 2. With our letter we seek to draw the Commission's attention to the fact that the draft definition currently being considered by the Commission would still result in inconsistent interpretation and we are therefore proposing additional wording in line with the existing wording in EMIR.

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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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