Summary of CySEC's Circular C414

Memo #55-2020

CySEC Circular No: C414
Date: 06/11/2020
Subject: Recommendation 2020/6 of the European Systemic Risk Board (ESRB) on liquidity risks arising from margin calls (the ‘Recommendation ESRB/2020/06’
Purpose: To inform Regulated Entities that the ESRB issued on 25 May 2020 the Recommendation 2020/06 on liquidity risks arising from margin calls.

In Summary:

CySEC has issued the Circular C414 on 06/11/2020 in order to inform  the Cyprus Investment Firms (‘CIFs’), Credit Institutions, Alternative Investment Funds and their managers (‘AIFs’/ ‘AIFMs’), UCITS and their Management Companies (‘UCITS’/’UCITS MC’) and Non-Financial Counterparties (‘NFCs’), that the European Systemic Risk Board (ESRB) issued on the 25th of May, 2020, the Recommendation 2020/06 on liquidity risks arising from margin calls.

This Circular C414 includes more specific about what the Recommendations A, B, C and D are aimed.
 
CySEC informs that adopts Recommendation ESRB/2020/6 by incorporating its recommendations into its supervisory practices.
 
CySEC urges the Regulated Entities to take the necessary action in order to ensure their compliance with the requirements of the Recommendations.


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