MiFID II - Irish Implementation Update

The Department of Finance (the “DOF”) has in the past week produced a feedback statement (the “Statement”) on the public consultation it previously ran on the Irish implementation of MiFID II.

As expected, the DOF’s Statement has flagged that Ireland will be largely adopting a copy-out approach to the implementation of MiFID II. The Statement also helpfully sets out the DOF’s decisions on the national discretions contained in MiFID II.

 

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