European Union : Publication of Financial Sector Assessment Program Documentation—Technical Note on European Securities and Markets Authority

Publication Date: March 15, 2013
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Summary: This article reviews the European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) of the European Union. ESMA performed a role in the regulation and supervision of the securities market. ESMA was created to supervise the financial system to enhance financial markets. In crisis management, ESMA focused on coordination, and identified and monitored risks. It also played an important role in the single rule book credit rating agency supervision. The assessment of the ESMA in the European Union is a next level in economic development.
Series: Country Report No. 13/69
Subject(s): Financial Sector Assessment Program | European Union | Securities markets | Securities regulations | Financial stability | European Economic and Monetary Union | Europe

Publication Date: March 15, 2013
ISBN/ISSN: 9781475552201/1934-7685 Format: Paper
Stock No: 1EUREA2013005 Pages: 34
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