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Friday, 12 January 2018

EU Commission: ESMA raises concerns on fees charged by CRAs and Trade Repositories

ESMA raises concerns on fees charged by CRAs and Trade Repositories

ESMA raises concerns on fees charged by CRAs and Trade Repositories

Thursday 11 January 2018 12:50

The European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) has published a Thematic Report on fees charged by Credit Rating Agencies (CRAs) and Trade Repositories (TRs), following the conclusion of ESMA's supervisory review of the current fee structures in the credit rating and trade repository industries.

In conducting its review, ESMA has collected and analysed information from publically available resources, periodical submissions to ESMA and dedicated requests for information from supervised entities. ESMA also maintained regular engagement with users of credit rating and trade repositories services who provided further information.

Based on this evidence, the Thematic Report provides ESMA's views on the application of the requirements that fees charged by CRAs should be non-discriminatory and cost-based, and TRs provide non-discriminatory access and charge publicly disclosed and cost-related fees. It equally identifies the...

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Speech by President Donald Tusk at the opening ceremony of the Bulgarian presidency

In his speech in Sofia, President Donald Tusk welcomed the priorities set for the 6-month Bulgarian presidency of the Council of the European Union.

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Speech by President Jean-Claude Juncker at the ceremony marking the beginning of the Bulgarian Presidency of the Council of the European Union

European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Speech Sofia, 11 January 2018 Добър вечер (good evening)! For my good friend Donald: that means good evening. Mister President of the Republic, Prime Minister, Presidents from here and there, Ladies and Gentlemen, Excellencies, that is for all of you, It...

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Public consultation: guidance on nanomaterials

Public consultation: guidance on nanomaterials


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First release for the third quarter of 2017 - Business investment rate down to 22.4% in the euro area - Business profit share up to 41.4%

European Commission - EUROSTAT Brussels, 12 January 2018 In the third quarter of 2017, the business investment rate was 22.4% in the euro area, compared with 23.1% in the previous quarter. The business profit share in the euro area was 41.4% in the third quarter of 2017, compared with 41.0%...

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