10/03/2019 | News release | Distributed by Public on 10/03/2019 04:06
The European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) has published today a consultation paper on the provisions of the Market Abuse Regulation (MAR) as requested by the European Commission.
The consultation paper includes proposals affecting the investor community as a whole, but which are particularly relevant for issuers of financial instruments admitted to trading or traded on a trading venue and their management, investment firms and asset management companies.
The consultation paper addresses a wide range of issues, including:
Stakeholders are invited to provide feedback on the consultation before 29 November 2019. An open hearing on this Consultation Paper will take place in ESMA's premises on 5 November.
ESMA, based on the responses received to this consultation, intends to submit a final report to the Commission by spring 2020.