News

  • The National Bank of Slovakia made available page in the section Securities Market Supervision where you will find consultation documents posted on the website of the European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA). ESMA is currently consulting on "Consultation paper on the implementing measures of the Regulations on EuSEF and EuVECA" (from 26 September 2014 to 10 December 2014), "Consultation paper on draft Implementing Technical Standards on main indices and recognised exchanges under the Capital Requirements Regulation" (from 29 September 2014 to 1 November 2014), "Consultation paper on draft guidelines on the application of C6 and C7 of Annex I of MiFID" (from 29 September 2014 to 5 January 2015), "Call for evidence on AIFMD passport and third country AIFMs" (from 7 November 2014 to 8 January 2015) and "Consultation Paper on review of the technical standards on reporting under Article 9 of EMIR" (from 10 November 2014 to 13 February 2015). Contributions to these materials should be submitted online at www.esma.europa.eu under the heading "Your input - Consultations". more (inserted: November 14, 2014)
  • The Bank Board of Národná banka Slovenska at its meeting held on 7 October 2014 discussed and approved Recommendation No 1/2014 of Národná banka Slovenska of 7 October 2014 in the area of macroprudential policy on risks related to market developments in retail lending   more   (inserted: October 7, 2014)
  • The Bank Board of Národná banka Slovenska at its meeting held on 7 October 2014 discussed and approved the Quarterly Commentary on Macroprudential Policy - October 2014   more   (inserted: October 7, 2014)
  • The Bank Board of Národná banka Slovenska at its meeting held on 7 October 2014 decided to set the countercyclical capital buffer rate at 0 %   more  (inserted: October 7, 2014)
  • On 26 September 2014 the European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) has published the following document Consultation paper on draft RTS on prospectus related issues under the Omnibus II Directive. ESMA will consider all comments received by 19 December 2014.   more   (inserted: October 1, 2014)
  • Národná banka Slovenska announces a new section of the website of the Financial Market Supervision, focused on macroprudential policy   more   (inserted: September 19, 2014)
  • Analytical data of the Slovak financial sector for IV.Q.2013   more   (inserted: March 28, 2014)
  • Background data to the Supply and Demand on Lending Market   more   (inserted: February 19, 2014)
  • On 7 February 2014 the European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) has published an INVESTOR WARNING about risks of investing in complex products.   more   (inserted: February 7, 2014)
  • On 29 November 2013 the National bank of Slovakia published Decision of the National Bank of Slovakia of 19 November 2013 No 8/2013 on determination of annual contributions of supervised financial market entities for the year 2014 (available only in Slovak language)   (inserted: December 6, 2013)
  • On 10 October 2013 the National bank of Slovakia published Decree of Národná banka Slovenska of 30 September 2013 No. 8/2013 amending Decree No. 8/2012 on fees for acts performed by Národná Banka Slovenska (only in Slovak language) (inserted: October 14, 2013)
  • On 28 February 2013 the European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) and the European Banking Authority (EBA) have published an INVESTOR WARNING to retail investors about the dangers of investing in contracts for difference (CFDs).   more   (inserted: February 28, 2013)
  • On 4 December 2012 the National bank of Slovakia published Decree of the National Banka of Slovakia of 20 November 2012 No 8/2012 on fees for acts performed by Národná banka Slovenska (available only in Slovak language) and Decision of the National Bank of Slovakia of 20 November 2012 No 9/2012 on determination of annual contributions of supervised financial market entities for the year 2013 (available only in Slovak language)   (inserted: January 3, 2013)
  • Since 7 december 2012 the E-Money report, is available in the three ESAs websites:
    ESMA: http://www.esma.europa.eu/news/Joint-Committee-publishes-report-implementation-anti-money-laundering-and-counter-terrorist-fin?t=326&o=home 
    EBA: http://eba.europa.eu/News--Communications/Year/2012/Joint-Committee-publishes-report-on-the-implementa.aspx 
    EIOPA: https://eiopa.europa.eu/publications/reports/index.html 
    The report has been drafted by Working Group of experts under the auspices of the AMLC (Anti-Money Laundering Committee), which is one of the Joint Committee sub-committees and addresses the area of obligations for the E- Money issuers, their agents and distributors across the member states, as well as the supervision over this particular segment of the financial market participants.
  • On 10 September 2012 European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) issues an INVESTOR WARNING alerting retail investors to the risks involved in online investing, and setting out useful tips to investing safely on the internet.   more   (inserted: September 10, 2012)
  • On 5 December 2011 the European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) published INVESTOR WARNING regarding trading in foreign exchange (forex)   more   (inserted: January 17, 2012)

Update: November 14, 2014