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PRA Regulatory Digest - July 2019

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The PRA Regulatory Digest is for people working in the UK financial services industry and highlights key regulatory news and publications delivered for the month.

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Letter from Sid Malik ‘Proxy modelling survey: Best observed practice’

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Letter to Chief Risk Officers of life insurers

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REMIT Quarterly – data format changes on hold and other news

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ACER has issued the latest “REMIT Quarterly” newsletter, which can be found here. Points of note include: New reporting formats – this is suspended for 2019 until ACER receive more budget. XBID – An article on page 2 about  how ACER are surveying activity following the XBID implementation. Use of and sharing of data – … Continue reading

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Final Response to Tiering and Comparable Compliance ESMA

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On 29 July,  FIA, ISDA and AFME responded to the ESMA consultations (i) draft technical advice on criteria for tiering under Article 25(2a) of EMIR 2.2; and (ii) Technical Advice on Comparable Compliance under article 25a EMIR.

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The response outlines that the indicators proposed by ESMA, that shall assist with the determination of whether a Third-County  CPP  (TC-CCP) is systemically important,  are so broad as to effectively preclude legal certainty and therefore ESMA’s technical advice would benefit from:

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Bonds bounce back as net retail sales top £5.5 billion in Q2

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Bonds bounce back as net retail sales top £5.5 billion in Q2

Thursday 1 August 2019

The Investment Association (IA), the trade body that represents UK investment managers, has today published figures on how savers invested in June.   

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LIB Group Asset Management

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We believe this firm has been providing financial services or products in the UK without our authorisation. Find out why to be especially wary of dealing with this unauthorised firm and how to protect yourself from scammers.

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Atlantic Equities LLP (clone of authorised firm)

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Fraudsters are using the details of firms we authorise to try to convince people that they work for a genuine, authorised firm. Find out more about this ‘clone firm’. 

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Bloomberg Selected as Fallback Adjustment Vendor

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ISDA today announced that Bloomberg Index Services Limited (BISL) has been selected to calculate and publish adjustments related to fallbacks that ISDA intends to implement for certain interest rate benchmarks in its 2006 ISDA Definitions.

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