Nasdaq Commodities wants to inform our members that the Norwegian FSA has on December 4, 2017, issued two new regulations covering all of MiFID II and MiFIR which will enter into force on January 1, 2018.

The regulation issued by the Norwegian FSA on November 9, 2017 has been terminated. This is done in order to secure a well-functioning market where the Norwegian regulations fully comply with the regulations in the EU.   

 

Please see below links for the Press Release and Information Pages issued by the Norwegian FSA on December 4, 2017:


Fastsettelse av forskrifter om MiFID II og MiFIR

MiFID II / MiFIR

  

For further information, please contact Nasdaq Commodities:

The Nasdaq MiFID II Member Readiness team: MiFID2.QA@nasdaq.com

 

Media contact:

Sara Aadnesen, Director Corporate Communications, phone +47 9060 0759, sara.aadnesen@nasdaq.com

 

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About Nasdaq Commodities

Nasdaq Commodities is the brand name for the worldwide suite of commodity related products and services offered by Nasdaq. The Nasdaq Commodities offerings include power, natural gas and carbon emission markets, tanker and dry cargo freight, fuel oil, seafood derivatives, iron ore, electricity certificates and clearing services.

Nasdaq Oslo ASA is the commodity derivatives exchange authorized by the Norwegian Ministry of Finance and supervised by the Norwegian Financial Supervisory Authority. All trades with Nasdaq Oslo ASA are subject to clearing with Nasdaq Clearing.

 

About Nasdaq Clearing

Nasdaq Clearing is the trade name of Nasdaq Clearing AB which is authorized and supervised as a multi-asset clearinghouse by the Swedish Financial Supervisory Authority in Sweden as well as authorized to conduct clearing operation in Norway by the Norwegian Ministry of Finance.


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