A Trade Repository (TR) is an entity that centrally collects and maintains the records of OTC and exchange-traded derivatives. TRs play a central role in enhancing the transparency of derivative markets and reducing risks to financial stability. TRs are registered and supervised in the EU by the European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) under the European Market Infrastructure Regulation (EMIR).

The TRs are currently registered with, and recognised by, ESMA can be found on their website: https://www.esma.europa.eu/supervision/trade-repositories/list-registered-trade-repositories.