On 30 September 2016, we blogged that the European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) had published a Consultation Paper setting out draft technical standards under the Benchmarks Regulation. ESMA has now published the responses it received to the consultation which closed on 2 December 2016. Among others, respondents include:

  • The Investment Association;
  • European Fund and Asset Management Association;
  • Federation of European Securities Exchanges;
  • Financial Markets Law Committee; and
  • London Stock Exchange Group/FTSE Russell.

View Responses to ESMA consultation on technical standards under Benchmarks Regulation, 7 December 2016