The EMA submitted a response to the HM Treasury consultation on the transposition of 5MLD in the UK.
The EMA monitors and frequently responds to government and European consultations on regulation that impact the e-money and payment services industry. The relevant regulatory proposals and consultations are listed below.
The EMA submitted a response to the Central Bank of Ireland CP128 – Consultation on Anti-Money Laundering and Countering the Financing of Terrorism Guidelines for the Financial Sector on 5 April 2019.
The EMA submitted comments on the paragraph 7(b) of the Draft Interpretive Note to FATF Recommendation 15.
The EMA responded to the FCA CP18/44: Brexit – Regulatory Technical Standards for Strong Customer Authentication and Common and Secure Open Standards of Communication on 19 February 2019.
The EMA responded to the Dutch Mistry of Finance consultation on the Law Implementing the Fifth Anti-money Laundering Directive (5MLD) on 15 January 2019.
The EMA submitted a response to the Payment Systems Regulator Consultation on general directions for the implementation of Confirmation of Payee on 8 January 2019.