The FCA has published an update on the Regulation on indices used as benchmarks in financial instruments and financial contracts or to measure the performance of investment funds (BMR). The update highlights the content of the European Securities and Markets Authority’s final report published in March 2017, containing the majority of the final draft regulatory technical standards and implementing technical standards required under BMR. The update also states that the FCA plans to publish its consultation paper on UK implementation of the BMR over the coming months.

View FCA update on Benchmarks Regulation: April 2017, 12 April 2017