ESMA advises the European Commission on Product Intervention-continued

February 4, 23020--The European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA), the EU's securities market regulator, today publishes its final Report on product intervention requirements under MiFIR.
ESMA published its first product intervention measures in March 2018, and finds that these measures have protected retail investors by limiting distribution of speculative products to retail clients.

Nearly all NCAs have taken national product intervention measures in relation to the marketing, distribution or sale of binary options and CFDs to retail clients. ESMA adopted opinions in relation to these national measures indicating whether they were justified and proportionate.

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