Struggling with CRD IV Reporting? Here are Common Challenges You Should Know
Even though there are several CRD IV reporting solutions available in the market, error-free CRD IV reporting is a major challenge for many organisations across the EU. Firms are facing stringent deadlines and plenitude requirements from the EBA (European Banking Authority), including new digital finance strategy, stricter rules in appointing directors, and much more. And […]
Though Less Exposed to Risks, Solvency Reporting is More Important During Pandemic.
Solvency reporting can get very complicated very quickly. Especially amidst the Covid-19 pandemic, several concerns have been raised about insurance company solvency positions. It has been brought up to the notice of the European Insurance and Occupational Pensions Authority (EIOPA) that analysts have been focusing less on making public disclosures – this can be a […]
ESEF: A New Reporting Requirement for Issuers by ESMA and it’s Benefits!
New Format Issued by ESMA for Annual Financial Reporting As part of the constant effort to improve transparency, ESMA has issued a new reporting format – ESEF (European Single Electronic Format), for all companies listed on the stock markets in the European Union. The primary reason for introducing a new format is to:- ● Increase […]
ESMA Publishes Work Programme 2021 – More Compliance or a Relief for Companies in Europe?
Considering the changing landscape, ESMA has taken the initiative to promote and build sustainable finance and long-term oriented markets. To achieve this goal, ESMA has introduced the brand new Work Programme 2021 to deal with the opportunities and risks posed by digitisation, ultimately strengthening the EU’s role in the global marketplace. Through the Work Programme […]
Half a decade past yet AIFMD Reporting Requirements are still sprouting to Fund Houses!
ESMA has transformed the way the investment fund sector is regulated with AIFMD reporting requirements every year for better transparency over six years now. ESMA has come with new requirements every year for the investment industry, and it had made a significance on all the fund houses to follow AIFMD requirements that evolved for the […]
The Importance of Maintaining Transparency While Reporting Financial Data to ESMA
The use of data is no longer limited to big corporations and data analytic companies. Most enterprises today use analytics in some capacity; it’s fair to say the process is widespread. Maintaining transparency in data reporting is equally essential. The European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA), for instance, has gone through great lengths to ensure […]
The New Update in the Reporting Manual on European Single Electronic Format by ESMA
To resolve filing issues and make the process more convenient for issuers, ESMA continually updates its reporting manual on the ESEF (European Single Electronic Format). The new update entails an expansion of the existing guidance and reflects relevant developments in the technical specifications. Let’s see what’s new with ESMA and how to choose the right […]
Phase 2 of the Technical Package on Reporting Framework 2.10 Released by the EBA
To improve and ease the issuers’ reporting structure, the European Banking Authority (EBA) continuously works towards improvements and updates in their regulations. Considering this and the current crisis due to COVID-19, the EBA recently released phase 2 of its technical package on the reporting framework 2.10. This update lays down the technical tools and specifications […]
ESEF and SEC Filing : Impact On Dual Listing Companies
ESMA – The European Securities and Markets Authority has issued new guidelines related to ESEF (European Single Electronic Format) for dual-listed companies. There are two separate mandates in place for SEC, and ESEF doesn’t mean the work has to be doubled. Let’s understand what the mandate says and how it is going to affect your […]
CRD IV – Automation of COREP and FINREP Reports
Rapid Implementation of COREP & FINREP Most European firms are well on their way to implement the new common regulatory reporting (COREP) obligations and close to having to start financial reporting (FINREP). Back in 2006, the Committee of Banking Supervision (CEBS) entrenched a common reporting framework guideline intending to increase the comparability of financial information […]