International Regulatory Strategy Group
This page lists the IRSG's reports, position papers and other publications.
The International Regulatory Strategy Group welcomes the Commission’s opening of the debate on the role of financial services in providing funding to the wider economy.
The IRSG response to the European Parliament's Economic and Monetary Affairs Committee consultation on the coherence of EU financial services legislation.
This paper focuses on trading transparency and market liquidity in the MiFID2/MiFIR proposals.
This paper examines Switzerland’s past and present political engagement with the EU through the prism of Switzerland’s financial services industry and the lessons to be learned for the UK rearding the experience of a European country operating outside of the EU.
This paper examines the impact of the European Commission’s proposed financial transaction tax (FTT) on corporate and sovereign debt markets.
This paper, produced by the IRSG's Financial Sector Taxation Working Group, compares some of the key design features of UK Stamp Duty Reserve Tax, French FTT, Italian FTT, Swedish FTT, Swiss Stamp Duty and the proposed EU11 FTT.
The IRSG response to the FSB's integrated policy recommendations on strengthening the oversight and regulation of shadow banking focuses on issues relating to Monery Market Funds, securities lending and repo and securitization.
This position paper sets out the IRSG's views on the Key Information Documents proposal.
IRSG response to the European Commission consultation on a possible recovery and resolution framework for financial institutions other than banks.
This report looks at the factors impacting on banks’ ability to maintain lending to SMEs.