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IPUG: Newsletter - January 2021

This is the first of our monthly newsletters, it is a snapshot of what events have been held during the month and the planned events coming up for the next month. If you have any topics that you would like us to cover please get in touch at or As always, your contribution is greatly appreciated, to access all the information please register at

Hot Topics

  • ESMA Consultation on Market Data
  • IOSCO Consultation on Market Data
  • DBAG: Data Declaration policy
  • Data Usage Declarations – under the spotlight, includes our European peers
  • LSEG’s SEDOL Masterfile new policy and price impact/increases
  • Licensing and Contracts – impact and implications

IPUG Meetings

  • 7th Jan ESMA follow-up meeting, followed by
  •  IOSCO meeting #2
  • 5th Jan IPUG call with DBAG: new Data Declaration policy
  • 19th Jan SIG: Licensing and Contracts
  • 21st Jan IOSCO meeting #3
  • 25th Jan IPUG + European peers call: Data Usage Declarations (DUDs) 

January Article Headlines

  • IPUG response to FCA Call for Input: Accessing and using wholesale data
  • IPUG update for: New LSEG SEDOL policy & price list
  • SEC charges settled by ICE Data Pricing & Reference Data
  • IPUG initiative: Locations of Use licensing restrictions – for comment & feedback
  • IPUG submission to ESMA consultation on mifid ii/ mifir obligations on market data
  • IOSCO Consultation on Market Data 

Looking Ahead – IPUG Calendar

  • 4th February - IOSCO meeting #4
  • 11th February - IPUG call with Refinitiv: New Data Notifications (information to follow). 
  • 23rd February – Licensing & Contracts SIG (information to follow).

Susanne Hardtke