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EBA Publishes Consultation Paper on RTS on Standardized Approach for Counterparty Credit Risk

  On May 2, the European Banking Authority (EBA) published a consultation paper on four draft regulatory technical standards (RTS) on the standardized approach for counterparty credit risk under Article 277(5) and Article 279a(3) of the proposed Regulation mending the … Continue reading

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EIOPA Publishes Report on Thematic Review on Big Data Analytics

  On May 8, the European Insurance and Occupational Pensions Authority (EIOPA) published a report setting out the findings of its EU-wide thematic review on the use of Big Data Analytics (BDA) in motor and health insurance. The aim of … Continue reading

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SEC kicks off Small Business Week with roundtable examining geographical challenges to raising capital

By Amanda Maine, J.D.  SEC Advocate for Small Business Capital Formation Martha Miller celebrated the one hundredth-day anniversary of the office’s creation with a roundtable addressing issues facing small businesses when it comes to raising capital, focusing in particular on … Continue reading

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PRA updates Solvency II remuneration policy statement for category 1 and 2 firms

All UK Solvency II firms must comply with Article 275 of the Solvency II Delegated Regulation (EU) 2015/35 in respect of their remuneration policies. The Prudential Regulation Authority (PRA) asks UK Solvency II firms to complete a Remuneration Policy Statement … Continue reading

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SEC Proposes Actions to Improve Cross-Border Application of Security-Based Swap Requirements

The Securities and Exchange Commission today proposed a package of rule amendments and interpretive guidance to improve the framework for regulating cross-border security-based swaps transactions and market participants.The proposals are intended to improve the regulatory framework by pragmatically addressing implementation … Continue reading

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