The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) published proposed updates to the Securities & Futures (Reporting of Derivatives Contracts) Regulations in January 2016. MAS is now looking to implement the required reporting of commodity and equity derivatives contracts to complete the implementation of Trade Reporting regulations in Singapore. MAS is looking to implement the reporting of all forwards, swaps and options that are related to commodities or commodity indices but will exclude certain types of commodity contracts for the reporting requirements which are entered into for commercial purposes. The expected go live date of 1 November 2016 is yet to be confirmed.
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