If you do it, do it right – the need for a Common European Supervisory Architecture for CCPs

  • In the context of Brexit, changes to the regulatory architecture of CCPs that empower the European securities markets regulator are under way to prevent the threat of a regulatory race to the bottom. However, this empowerment currently leaves the national supervision of common European rules within the EU intact. This policy letter argues that supervisory arbitrage is as much a threat within the EU as outside of it, wherefore a common supervision of CCP rules in the EU is called for. The paper traces the origins of the current set-up and criticizes the current regulatory proposal by the EU Commission as too cumbersome while discussing possible ways forward to achieve European supervision. In contrast to the current proposal of the Commission, we call for a unified supervision within ESMA, combined with a European fiscal backstop.

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Author:Jan Friedrich, Christian Resch, Matthias Thiemann
URN:urn:nbn:de:hebis:30:3-466854
URL:https://safe-frankfurt.de/de/policy-center/publikationen/detailsview/publicationname/if-you-do-it-do-it-right-the-need-for-a-common-european-supervisory-architecture-for-ccps.html
Parent Title (English):SAFE policy letter series ; 70
Series (Serial Number):SAFE policy letter series (70)
Publisher:SAFE
Place of publication:Frankfurt am Main
Document Type:Working Paper
Language:English
Year of Completion:2018
Year of first Publication:2018
Publishing Institution:Universitätsbibliothek Johann Christian Senckenberg
Release Date:2018/06/12
Tag:Capital Markets Union; Central Counterparties; EMIR; European Supervisory Architecture; regulatory arbitrage; supervisory arbitrage
Page Number:11
HeBIS-PPN:433319925
Institutes:Wirtschaftswissenschaften / Wirtschaftswissenschaften
Wissenschaftliche Zentren und koordinierte Programme / House of Finance (HoF)
Wissenschaftliche Zentren und koordinierte Programme / Center for Financial Studies (CFS)
Wissenschaftliche Zentren und koordinierte Programme / Sustainable Architecture for Finance in Europe (SAFE)
Dewey Decimal Classification:3 Sozialwissenschaften / 33 Wirtschaft / 330 Wirtschaft
Sammlungen:Universitätspublikationen
Licence (German):License LogoDeutsches Urheberrecht