ESMA agrees position limits under MiFID II

Jan 13th '21

The European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) have published two opinions on position limits regarding commodity derivatives under Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (MiFID II) / Markets in Financial Instruments Regulation (MIFIR).


ESMA’s opinions agree with the proposed position limits regarding:



ESMA found that the proposed position limits are consistent with the objectives established in MiFID II and with the methodology developed for setting those limits. ESMA will continue to assess the notifications received and issue opinions in order to ensure that the position limits are set in accordance with the MiFID II framework.


Source: ESMA