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Wednesday, 13 September 2017

EU Commission: ESMA updates Q&A on MiFID II implementation

ESMA updates Q&A on MiFID II implementation

ESMA updates Q&A on MiFID II implementation

Tuesday 12 September 2017 17:20

The European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) has published today updated Questions and Answers (Q&As) regarding the implementation of the Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (MiFID II) and Regulation (MiFIR).

The purpose of this document is to promote common supervisory approaches and practices in the application of MiFID II and MiFIR in relation to market structure topics. It provides responses to questions posed by the general public and market participants in relation to the practical application...

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Commission welcomes agreement in principle to extend and reinforce Investment Plan's European Fund for Strategic Investments (EFSI)

European - Press release Commission Strasbourg, 13 September 2017 The European Parliament and Member States have come to an agreement in principle on EFSI 2.0. One year after President Juncker announced the proposal in his State of the Union speech, the European Parliament and Member States have come to an...

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Race against the clock for climate finance
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95/2017 : 13 September 2017 - Judgment of the Court of Justice in Case C-350/16 P
Pappalardo and Others v Commission

Fisheries policy

The Commission's early ban on bluefin tuna fishing in 2008 cannot give fishermen a right to compensation
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96/2017 : 13 September 2017 - Judgment of the Court of Justice in Case C-111/16
Fidenato and Others

Environment and consumers

Member States may not adopt emergency measures regarding genetically modified food and feed unless it is evident that there is a serious risk to health or the environment
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