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Friday 27th March 2020

United Kingdom

Bank of EnglandBank Rate maintained at 0.1% - March 2020
FCAJoint statement by the FCA, FRC and PRA
Statement of Policy: Delaying annual company accounts during the coronavirus crisis
HM TreasuryChancellor gives support to millions of self-employed individuals
Chancellor outlines new coronavirus support measures for the self-employed
ICOCommunity groups and COVID-19: what you need to know about data protection
PRAJoint statement by the FCA, FRC and PRA
Letter from Sam Woods ‘Covid-19: IFRS 9, capital requirements and loan covenants’
UK FinanceLenders to give three-month mortgage offer extension for home movers impacted by Covid-19

Republic of Ireland

DPCStaying safe online during a pandemic

European Union

ENISAAPF 2020 postponed
ESMAConsultation Report PTRR Services- Article 85(3a) of EMIR
ESMA clarifies position on SFTR backloading
ESMA Decision Article 28 SSR_reporting threshold


BaFinBaFin veröffentlicht Stellungnahme zu Hinweis des IDW
Büros von EIOPA bleiben bis auf Weiteres geschlossen
ESMA: Überwachung des Backloadings von Wertpapierfinanzierungsgeschäften keine aufsichtliche Priorität


ACPRL’AMF et l’ACPR mettent en garde le public contre les risques d’arnaques dans le contexte de l’épidémie de coronavirus

The Netherlands

LAFMAFM schort uitvragen deels op tot 1 juni


BNBLe secteur de l’assurance s’efforce lui aussi de lutter contre l’incidence socio-économique de la crise du coronavirus


CSSFCovid-19: Procedure for complaint handling

International / Global

ISDACoronavirus: Delay to IM Deadlines Necessary

Note: Key Updates as of 8:30am Friday 27th March 2020