ESMA updates Q&As on the Benchmarks Regulation

Securities Markets Regulation

Date: 02 January 2018

On 14 December 2017, The European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) published updated Questions and Answers (Q&As) regarding the implementation of the Benchmarks Regulation (BMR).

The Q&As include two new answers regarding the following topics:

  • Authorisation and registration: on the obligations applicable to administrators; and
  • Requirements for users: regarding the written plans to be produced by supervised entities.