Global

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EU

  • 20 May 2024 – On 30 April 2024, the European Securities and Markets Authority published the results of the annual transparency calculations for non-equity instruments, bond liquidity data and quarterly systematic internaliser calculations under MiFID II and MiFIR. For this period, there are currently 1,371 liquid bonds subject to MiFID II transparency requirements. The transparency requirements for bonds deemed liquid will apply from 20 May 2024 to 18 August 2024.
  • 21 May 2024 – On 20 February 2024, the European Banking Authority issued a consultation paper on the business indicator component. The deadline for comments on the consultation paper is 21 May 2024.

UK

  • 20 May 2024 – On 19 April 2024, the Joint Regulatory Oversight Committee (JROC) published a report containing its recommendations for the open banking future entity. The JROC invites comments on the report by 20 May 2024.
  • 26 May 2024 – On 26 April 2024, the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) published Primary Market Bulletin No 48 (the PMB). In this special edition, the FCA is consulting on changes it proposes to make to guidance in its Knowledge Base in relation to the listing regime, including rules for sponsors, in conjunction with its recent consultation paper CP23/31 – Primary Market Effectiveness Review. The deadline for comments is 26 May 2024.