you're reading...
SFTR

Final report on SFTR issued by ESMA

ESMA have issued a final report on the Securities Finance Transaction Reporting rules, which can be found here. The associated press release is here. SFTR will require all market participants to report “securities financing” transactions, which includes commodities lending, to Trade Repositories. Page 60 of the document, section 4.2.4.3 addresses some commodity specific issues. It refers to a previous consultation paper, which refers to a previous discussion paper, which discusses applicable scenarios for which reports are to be made on page 51, section 4.2.4.4.

About avivhandler

Aviv is the Managing Director of ETR Advisory, a niche consultancy focused on the regulation of the commodity, energy and financial markets. He has more than 23 years of experience in the financial, energy and commodity markets, covering regulatory compliance, credit, risk and financial technology. Prior to founding ETR, he was Partner at SunGard Global Services, where he built a Centre of Excellence in European Energy and Commodity Regulation. Before that, he founded Coherence, a consulting firm specializing in credit risk in commodity and energy trading as well as software product management. The credit practice ultimately became part of Sirius Solutions, where he was the Managing Director of Europe. He has also held management roles at KWI and Iris Financial, among other organizations. Mr. Handler holds a degree in computer science from Imperial College, University of London.

Discussion

No comments yet.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s