European Banking Authority Consults On Technical Standards On Supervisory Benchmarking of Internal Approaches for Calculating Capital Requirements

The European Banking Authority (EBA) has published a Consultation Paper on draft implementing technical standards (ITS) and regulatory technical standards (RTS) which are intended to specify the framework for the conduct of annual supervisory benchmarking of internal approaches for calculating own funds requirements for credit and market risk exposures.

Can the Ontario Securities Commission’s Public Interest Power Be Used to Expand Insider Trading Liability?

In recent years, the Ontario Securities Commission (OSC) has been relying on its discretionary public interest power to make enforcement orders in circumstances where no actual breach of securities laws has been proven and no egregious violation of recognized conduct standards is necessarily involved.