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19 September 2014
ICMA response to the ICE Benchmark Administration Error Policy Consultation

14 July 2014
Joint supplementary observations to Bank of Italy consultation document "Information reporting as contemplated in Article 129 of the TUB relating to the offer of financial instruments in Italy” – Italian version

Joint supplementary observations to Bank of Italy consultation document "Information reporting as contemplated in Article 129 of the TUB relating to the offer of financial instruments in Italy” – English translation

19 March 2014
ICMA response to EBA Consultation Paper on draft guidelines on disclosure of encumbered and unencumbered assets

13 December 2013
Joint response to Bank of Italy consultation document “Information reporting as contemplated in Article 129 of the TUB relating to the offer of financial instruments in Italy” – Italian version

Joint response to Bank of Italy consultation document “Information reporting as contemplated in Article 129 of the TUB relating to the offer of financial instruments in Italy” – English translation

29 November 2013
ICMA response to to ILOC / BBALIBOR Joint Consultation Paper on LIBOR Re-fixing

29 October 2013
In response to widespread concerns that the cumulative impact of current and proposed regulatory reform threatens to undermine core aspects of the economic functions of trading in the European repo and fixed income markets, ICMA has produced a paper entitled Avoiding Counterproductive Regulation in Capital Markets.  ICMA sees this paper as a first step in a process of open-ended engagement with policy makers, to whom it has been sent, and looks forward to the opportunity of engaging in subsequent discussions about the best ways in which the concerns expressed in it can most effectively be addressed.

31 July 2013
ICMA response to selected questions in the European Commission's consultation on the ESFS

11 July 2013
ICMA response submission to the European Commission's consultation on reforming the structure of the EU banking sector

19 June 2013
ICMA FIIF response to EBA on Draft Implementing Technical Standards (ITS) on Asset Encumbrance Reporting

16 May 2013     
ICMA response to IOSCO’s consultation on "Principles for Financial Benchmarks"

11 February 2013     
ICMA response to IOSCO’s consultation on "Financial Benchmarks"
ICMA response to ESMA-EBA’s joint consultation on “Principles for Benchmark Setting Processes in the EU”

21 December 2012
ICMA response submission to the European Commission's consultation on a possible framework for the recovery and resolution of nonbank financial institutions

6 December 2012     
ICMA response to the BBA’s consultation on "Strengthening LIBOR"

27 November 2012     
ICMA response to the European Commission’s "Consultation Document on the Regulation of Indices"

13 November 2012
ICMA response submission to the European Commission's consultation on the recommendations of the Liikanen High-level Expert Group

28 September 2012  
ICMA response submission (on “bail-in” aspects) to the CPSS and IOSCO Joint Consultative Report “Recovery and Resolution of Financial Market Infrastructures”

7 September 2012
ICMA submission in relation to the August 2012 initial discussion paper “The Wheatley Review of LIBOR”

18 June 2012
EU-US Coalition on Financial Regulation Report - Inter-jurisdictional Regulatory Recognition: Facilitating Recovery and Streamlining Regulation

13 February 2012    
Joint association comments on aspects of the Volcker Rule that impact securitizations
            
13 February 2012     
Joint Association Comments on proposed Rule 127B under the US Securities Act of 1933
            
17 January 2012     
Letter from ICMA and 6 other associations on concerns re timetables for adoption of ESA standards
            
19 December 2011     
AFME, ICMA and ISDA paper: The Impact of Derivative Collateral Policies of European Sovereigns and Resulting Basel III Capital Issues
See also: related press release.

16 November 2011
ICMA Request for clarification concerning the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA)

12 September 2011
ICMA response to HMT consultation cm8083: “A new approach to financial regulation: the blueprint for reform"


15 August 2011
ICMA response submission (on senior debt “bail-in” aspects) to the Financial Stability Board Consultation Paper – “Effective Resolution of Systemically Important Financial Institutions”


1 July 2011
ICMA response to results of European contract law feasibility study

28 June 2011
ICSA submission on the implications of the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA)

14 April 2011
ICMA response to HMT consultation cm8012: “A new approach to financial regulation: building a stronger system"


31 March 2011
ICMA response submission to the European Securities and Markets Authority Consultation Paper – ESMA Guidelines on the application of the endorsement regime under Article 4 (3) of the Credit Rating Regulation 1060/2009

3 March 2011
ICMA response submission (on senior debt “bail-in” aspects) to the European Commission Consultation Paper – Technical details of a possible European crisis management framework


21 January 2011
ICMA response to further European Commission consultation “Legislation on legal certainty of securities holding and dispositions

17 December 2010
ICMA further letter to HMT following consultation cm7874: “A new approach to financial regulation: judgement, focus and stability”


1 November 2010
ICMA response to US IRS Notice 210-60 concerning information reporting and withholding under the US Hiring Incentives to Restore Employment Act (HIREA)


18 October 2010
ICMA response to HMT consultation cm7874: “A new approach to financial regulation: judgement, focus and stability”


24 September 2010
ICMA response to CESR's Consultation on Pan-European Access to Financial Information

7 December 2009
ICMA response to CESR's call for evidence on 'The Use of a Standard Reporting Format for Fiancial Reporting of Issuers Having Securities Admitted to Trading on Regulated Markets'

30 November 2009
Response by AFME and ICMA to CESR’s Consultation on Guidance on Registration Process, Functioning of Colleges, Mediation Protocol, Information set out in Annex II, Information set for the application of Certification and for the assessment of CRAs’ systematic importance


19 November 2009
ICMA further submission in relation to the proposed U.S. Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act of 2009


5 November 2009
ICMA submission in relation to the proposed U.S. Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act of 2009

28 August 2009
ICMA response to European Commission consultation on possible initiatives to enhance the resilience of OTC derivatives markets

26 June 2009
ICMA’s response to DP09/2


15 June 2009
ICSA response to IOSCO consultation document on Unregulated Financial Markets and Products

11 June 2009
ICMA response to European Commission consultation “Legislation on legal certainty of securities holding and dispositions”


19 February 2009
Final response to CESR’s 19 December 2008 Consultation Paper on transparency of corporate bond, structured finance product and credit derivatives markets, submitted jointly by ICMA, ISDA, SIFMA, LIBA, EHYA, ESF and BBA

29 August 2008
ICMA response to FSA's Discussion Paper 08/3: Transparency as a Regulatory Tool

14 April 2008
ICMA / BBA response to FSA review of UK listing regime

1 April 2008
Coalition second report “Mutual Recognition, Exemptive Relief and “Targeted” Rules’ Standardisation: The Basis for Regulatory Modernisation”

27 March 2008
ICMA comments on revised Commission draft notice re state guarantees


26 October 2007
Joint association response to the Proposals for a UK Recognised Covered Bonds legislative framework

25 September 2007
ICMA comments on Commission draft notice re state guarantees

29 June 2007
ICMA response to Commission re private placement regime

5 January 2007
Trade associations joint response to the FSA discussion paper DP 06/4 on the responsibilities of providers and distributors for the fair treatment of customers

2 June 2006
ICSA response to IOSCO consultation document on Regulatory issues arising from exchange evolution.

20 April 2006
Improving the functioning of European bond markets:towards a consensus - ABI/BVI Dialogue

18 August 2005
Trade associations' joint response to Commission green Paper on Financial Services Policy (2005-2010) COM (205) 177

10 June 2005
IPMA Response to CESR's Advice on Clarification of Definitions concerning Eligible Assets for Investments of UCITS - Consultation Paper CESR/05-064b

27 May 2005
IPMA Response to CESR's Draft Advice on Equivalence dated April 27, 2005

26 May 2005
Pro Forma Final Terms - Wholesale

26 May 2005
Pro Forma Final Terms - Retail

26 May 2005
Pro Forma Final Terms Announcement

26 May 2005
Prospectus Directive Compliant Selling Restrictions - Published Text May 2005

26 May 2005
New IPMA Standard Form UK and EEA Selling Restrictions Standard

21 December 2004
IPMA Response to CESR Concept Paper on Third Country Equivalence

28 October 2004
Press Release re Listing Review

7 October 2004
IOSCO Press Release on Credit Rating Agencies

7 October 2004
IOSCO Report on Credit Rating Agencies

10 March 2004
Final Report of the Euribor-ACI Shorter Term European Paper Task Force

10 March 2004
Press Release on Final Report of STEP Task Force
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