The Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (MiFID) is the framework of European Union legislation governing investment services which is now being comprehensively revised to improve the functioning of financial markets in light of the financial crisis and to strengthen investor protection. Changes are expected to take effect from 03 January 2017 and the new legislation will be known as MiFID2.

2014-01-14 08:34:25

EP and Council reach political agreement

2014-04-15 10:29:59

EP adopts MiFID2/MIFIR

2014-04-24 10:29:59

EC request for ESMA technical advice on delegated acts

2014-05-13 10:29:59

Council adopts MiFID2/MiFIR

2014-05-22 10:29:59

ESMA publishes: 1. Consultation paper (CP) on Technical Advice to European Commission on Level 2 Delegated Acts 2. Discussion paper (DP) on ESMA's Level 2 RTS and ITS

2014-07-02 10:29:59

MiFID2/MiFIR enter into force

2014-12-19 10:29:59

ESMA publishes: 1. Final Report (FR) of technical advice for Delegated Acts 2. Consultation Paper (CP 2) which includes draft technical standards (RTS/ITS)

2015-02-18 10:29:59

ESMA publishes Addendum Consultation Paper (to complement transparency section of CP2)

2015-03-24 10:29:59

ESMA publishes Consultation paper on Draft guidelines on complex debt instruments and structured products

2015-06-29 10:29:59

ESMA publishes Final Report on draft technical standards on authorisation, passporting, 3rd country registration


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