Rating agencies face continued regulatory pressure in Esma proposals for internal control functions

Jonathan Boyd
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The European Securities and Markets Authority (Esma) has launched a consultation on internal controls at credit rating agencies active in the European single market, particularly as they relate to meeting requirements contained in the EU's CRA Regulation. The consultation asks for views on the proposals put forward such as the criteria for internal controls, their framework and functions. Esma says this is required to show adequate control systems exist, to ensure "the accuracy and integrity of the credit rating process". The Authority says need for guidance on internal controls was i...

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Jonathan Boyd
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Jonathan Boyd

Editorial Director of Open Door Media Publishing Ltd, and Editor of InvestmentEurope.