26 May 2016
Press release

Reference data submission under Article 4(1) of Regulation (EU) No 596/2014 on market abuse (MAR)

Press release 16/25

In the context of the proposal to postpone the application date of Directive 2014/65/EU (MiFID II) and Regulation (EU) No 600/2014 (MiFIR) until 3 January 2018, the European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) and the national competent authorities have decided to release a joint statement providing information concerning the requirement for trading venue operators to notify financial instruments reference data under Article 4(1) of Regulation (EU) No 596/2014 (MAR). Please note that the relevant statement has been attached to this document for your convenience.