Ireland Update: CBI Dear CEO Letter on MiFID Suitability Requirements

On 1 December 2021 the Central Bank of Ireland ("CBI") issued a Dear CEO Letter detailing the findings of a review undertaken by the CBI as part of a Common Supervisory Action coordinated by the European Securities and Markets Authority ("ESMA") into firms’ compliance with the suitability requirements under MiFID II. The purpose of the Letter is to provide feedback to industry on the findings of the review and to outline the CBI’s expectations in relation to the application of the MiFID II suitability requirements.

To read our advisory, which covers the main findings of the Letter and the actions required by impacted Irish-authorised MiFID firms and credit institutions, please click below.

 

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