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Friday, 17 November 2017

EU Commission: Mapping the sources and level of air pollution in Europe: Commission publishes new Air Quality Index a...

Mapping the sources and level of air pollution in Europe: Commission publishes new Air Quality Index and Atlas

European Commission - Press release Brussels, 16 November 2017 Today, the European Commission and the EU Environment Agency launched a new Air Quality Index, coinciding with the publication of the Air Quality Atlas, a tool developed by the Commission's Joint Research Centre.

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EFAMA Investment Management Forum 2017 – The Square Brussels Meeting Centre

Thursday 16 November 2017 13:36

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Non-state and subnational climate actors should not operate in a policy vacuum
Civil society, cities and regions call for targeted support for their vital contribution to implementation of the Paris Agreement

Despite an unprecedented mobilisation of non-state and subnational actors in the fight against climate change since the historic COP21 summit in Paris, a lack of comprehensive and aligned policy framework for their actions is seriously thwarting their valuable work, it was revealed at the conference "Boosting cooperation between all actors to implement the Paris Agreement", co-hosted by the European Economic and Social Committee (EESC).

 

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ESMA publishes final report on Money Market Funds rules

ESMA publishes final report on Money Market Funds rules

Friday 17 November 2017 10:04

The European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) has published a final report on the Money Market Funds Regulation (MMFR). The final report contains final versions of the technical advice, draft implementing technical standards (ITS), and guidelines on stress test scenarios carried out by MMF managers under the MMFR. The key requirements relate to asset liquidity and credit quality, the establishment of a reporting template and stress test scenarios carried out by MMF managers.

These represent the detailed rules required for the implementation of the new European Union regulatory framework aimed at ensuring the stability and integrity of money market funds. The key requirements under the different policy tools include:

Technical Advice...

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Consultation paper on position calculation under EMIR

Friday 17 November 2017 10:15

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