Today the SFTR RTS and ITS was published in the EU’s Official Journey, this includes 10 different delegated and implementing regulations including Annexes. Here is the Link
Among other, this mean that we now have a firm go-live dates for SFTR . The RTS and ITS will enter into force on 11 April 2019 (20th day after publication) and will then apply as follows:
- 11 April 2020 : Reporting go-live for banks and investment firms (12 months after entry into force)
- 11 July 2020: Reporting go-live for CCPs & CSDs (15 months after entry into force)
- 11 October 2020: Reporting go-live for the buy-side (18 months after entry into force)
- 11 January 2021: Reporting go-live for non-Financial Counterparties (NFCs) (21 months after entry into force)
First day of reporting will be the first bank day following the go-live dates.