Report from the Commission on the need to temporarily exclude exchange-traded derivatives from the scope of Articles 35 and 36 of Regulation (EU) No 600/2014 on markets in financial instruments

11 September 2017

This report provides an assessment of the need to temporarily exclude exchange-traded derivatives (ETDs) from the scope of Articles 35 and 36 of Regulation (EU) No 600/2014 on markets in financial instruments (MiFIR). Under Article 52(12) of MiFIR, the European Commission was required to present this report to the European Parliament and to the Council. The report concludes that it is not necessary to temporarily exclude ETDs from the scope of Articles 35 and 36 of MiFIR.

Text of the report