Third country equivalence in EU banking and financial regulation

15-03-2019

This briefing provides an insight into the latest regulatory developments on equivalence in EU banking and financial regulation, including elements of the on-going ESA review, the Investment Firm Review, and EMIR 2.2 that are being discussed at the European Parliament and the Council. The briefing also gives an overview on the possible role of equivalence regimes in the context of Brexit both in the context of a ‘no-deal’ scenario and as part of an agreement. This briefing is an updated version of a briefing published in April 2018.

This briefing provides an insight into the latest regulatory developments on equivalence in EU banking and financial regulation, including elements of the on-going ESA review, the Investment Firm Review, and EMIR 2.2 that are being discussed at the European Parliament and the Council. The briefing also gives an overview on the possible role of equivalence regimes in the context of Brexit both in the context of a ‘no-deal’ scenario and as part of an agreement. This briefing is an updated version of a briefing published in April 2018.