On 3 February 2023, the European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) updated its Questions and Answers (Q&As) on the implementation of Regulation (EU) 2022/858 on a pilot regime for market infrastructures based on distributed ledger technology (DLT).
The Q&As have been updated to include the following topics:
- Reporting of natural persons.
- Issuer for DLT financial instruments that are the digital representation of a previously issues financial instrument.
- Issuer for DLT financial instruments that are directly issued using a DLT.
- Instrument ID for transparency publication.