On 7 May 2024, the European Banking Authority (EBA) issued a press release stating that the European Supervisory Authority had published three sets of final draft regulatory technical standards (RTS) and one set of final draft implementing technical standards (ITS) relating to the authorisation as issuer of asset-referenced tokens

On 16 November 2023, the European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) published a speech by its chair, Verena Ross, entitled Innovation with protection: the next steps on the MiCA journey.

In the speech Verena Ross covers some of the key features of ESMA’s October consultation paper on the second package of level

On 8 November 2023, the European Banking Authority (EBA) published three consultations on draft regulatory technical standards (RTS) to specify the liquidity requirements of the reserve of assets, the highly liquid financial instruments in the reserve of assets and the minimum content of the liquidity management policy and procedures of relevant

On 8 November 2023, the European Banking Authority (EBA) published two consultation papers on draft regulatory technical standards (RTS) on own funds requirements and stress testing issuers under Article 45(7)(c) of the Markets in Crypto-assets Regulation (MiCA).

The draft RTS on the adjustment of own funds requirements and design

On 8 November 2023, the European Banking Authority (EBA) published a consultation paper on draft regulatory technical standards (RTS) specifying the methodology to be applied by issuers of asset-referenced tokens (ARTs) and of e-money tokens (EMTs) denominated in a non-EU currency for reporting transactions associated to uses

On 8 November 2023, the European Banking Authority (EBA) published a consultation paper on draft regulatory technical standards (RTS) on supervisory colleges under Article 119(8) of the Markets in Crypto-assets Regulation (MiCA).

The proposals set out in the draft RTS specify: (i) the criteria to be used for determining

On 8 November 2023, the European Banking Authority (EBA) published a consultation paper on draft guidelines on recovery plans under Articles 46 and 55 of the Markets in Crypto-assets Regulation (MiCA).

Through recovery planning, issuers of asset-referenced tokens (ARTs) and e-money tokens (EMTs) should prepare in advance

On 20 October 2023, the European Banking Authority (EBA) published for consultation two draft regulatory technical standards (RTS) that it is mandated to develop under the Regulation on markets in crypto-assets (MiCA):

  • Draft RTS on the procedure for the approval