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From 1 July 2017, the finance and banking industry operating in the UK will be represented by a new trade association, UK Finance. It will represent around 300 firms in the UK providing credit, banking, markets and payment-related services. The new organisation will take on most of the activities previously carried out by the Asset Based Finance Association, the British Bankers’ Association, the Council of Mortgage Lenders, Financial Fraud Action UK, Payments UK and the UK Cards Association.x
Robust policies to prevent market abuse are vital for the integrity of markets and for the protection of all market participants.
We strongly believe that the Market Abuse Regulation 596/2014 (MAR) should continue to provide a safe harbour where an issuer buys back its own shares through derivative financial instruments, as Read More
A summary of the key points in BBA’s and ISDA’s responses to the ESMA consultation, and expands upon several issues which we raised in our meetings with you. It also Read More
Please find below BBAs response on the “Fair and effective market review’s benchmarks to bring into UK regulatory scope”. This consultation seeks views on which additional major financial benchmarks should be Read More
The BBA welcomes the opportunity to respond to ESMA’s consultation on draft technical advice on possible delegated acts concerning the Market Abuse Regulation (MAR). You can find the original consultation paper Read More
The BBA welcomes the opportunity to respond to ESMA’s consultation on draft technical standards on the Market Abuse Regulation (MAR). You can find the original consultation paper and other responses Read More
The BBA is pleased to respond to this discussion paper and welcomes the opportunity to consider ESMA’s future policy orientations on possible implementing measures under the Market Abuse Regulation. We Read More
This paper is intended to highlight the principal areas that have so far been identified as concerns for BBA Members in relation to the proposed Market Abuse Regulation (MAR). Please Read More
The members of our associations are strongly supportive of a robust and effective market abuse regime in the EU and globally. They are convinced that the integrity of the financial Read More
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