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FIA advocates for open, transparent and competitive markets around the world. Our global advocacy team  works with regulators, policymakers, and the industry on the development and implementation of legislation and regulation through publications and filings.

FIA and ISDA respond to Australia FMI regulatory reforms consultation
February 9, 2024 CONTINUE READING
FIA response to provisional EMIR 3.0. agreement
February 7, 2024 CONTINUE READING
FIA responds to LME consultation on Daily Price Limits
January 31, 2024 CONTINUE READING
Joint industry response to European Commission's Call for Feedback on BMR
January 30, 2024 CONTINUE READING

Publications & Filings

  • FIA responds to FCA commodities consultation CP23/27

    FIA has submitted a response to the FCA’s commodity consultation. The FCA proposals are based on the UK’s wholesale markets review, initiated by HM Treasury in 2021. While FIA supports FCA’s goals of promoting market integrity and resilience, it is concerned about FCA’s proposed approach to the ancillary activities exemption.

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  • FIA Responds to CFTC Guidance Regarding the Listing of Voluntary Carbon Credit Derivatives

    The Commodity Futures Trading Commission's proposed guidance on voluntary carbon markets is a welcome attempt to strengthen the integrity of these markets, FIA says in a response to the proposal. However, if the CFTC intends to establish additional requirements for exchanges that list derivatives on carbon credits, it should engage in a formal rulemaking process.

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  • FIA and ISDA respond to Australia FMI regulatory reforms consultation

    FIA and ISDA have submitted a response to the Australian Treasury's consultation on the financial market infrastructure reform package. In particular, the associations have carefully considered the proposed crisis resolution regime.

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  • FIA response to provisional EMIR 3.0. agreement

    FIA congratulates the Council of the EU and the European Parliament on reaching a provisional political agreement on the review of the European market infrastructure regulation and directive (EMIR 3.0). FIA supports positive incentives to further enhance the attractiveness of EU clearing and EU capital markets. However, FIA remains convinced that any measures to increase the attractiveness of EU clearing should be guided by the principle of facilitating client choice on where to clear and protecting the international competitiveness of EU market participants.

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  • FIA responds to LME consultation on Daily Price Limits

    FIA has responded to the London Metal Exchanges's consultation on Daily Price Limits (DPLs). While supporting the LME's goal of creating a transparent market suspension framework based on consecutive DPLs, the response raises crucial considerations such as the impact on trading and clearing, trade confirmation processes, and the importance of clear communication.

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  • FIA responds to LME consultation on Daily Price Limits

    FIA has responded to the London Metal Exchanges's consultation on Daily Price Limits (DPLs). While supporting the LME's goal of creating a transparent market suspension framework based on consecutive DPLs, the response raises crucial considerations such as the impact on trading and clearing, trade confirmation processes, and the importance of clear communication.

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