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LMA responded to ESMA Consultation Paper on Securitisation Disclosure Templates

On the 14 March 2024, the LMA responded to ESMA’s Consultation Paper on Securitisation Disclosure Templates.

The LMA’s recommendation would be for a pragmatic approach provided for in Option C which is to develop a simplified template for private securitisations and streamline annexes in the current disclosure framework in the short term, followed by the longer-term solution in Option D which involves a full overhaul of the templates. 

CEO Monthly Update

Dear members

As the end of the first quarter approaches, I no longer feel like such an LMA newbie and am pleased to report that we are gaining momentum across many of the key areas of our 2024 strategy.

LMA Press Release

We have responded to IOSCO’s Consultation Report on Good Practices for Leveraged Loans and CLOs. 

IOSCO has been monitoring growth in the leveraged loan and CLO markets. The IOSCO consultation paper released on 14 September 2023 sought feedback on a set of proposed good practices to address concerns including transparency, complexity of documentation and alignment of interest from loan origination to loan buyers.

We have welcomed the report, offering as it does for consideration a set of good practices for market participants. To assist IOSCO in its understanding of the market and outline the way forward, we have made the following key points: