UK Benchmarks Regulation
Benchmark Methodologies and Statements
The UK Benchmarks Regulation (BMR) is a wide-reaching regulation, which echoes the European Benchmarks Regulation and applies a common framework to the regulation of benchmarks. Information about the status of globalCOAL's benchmarks under the BMR is provided here. The BMR benchmark statements and methodologies are also available on this section of the website.
With effect from 12 December 2019, globalCOAL has been authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA), to carry on the regulated activity of administering its benchmarks under the BMR. globalCOAL is listed on the FCA register as an approved benchmark administrator, which can be found here. Supervised entities in the UK, such as regulated exchanges, may therefore use benchmarks published by globalCOAL. Please read the press release announcement issuedhere. To view the latest annual IOSCO Principles Compliance Statement click here.
Links to the benchmark methodology (which includes the benchmark statement) for each globalCOAL benchmark can be found in the links below:
- gc NEWC Index
- 日本語版 (gc NEWC Index - Japanese)
- gc DES ARA Index
- gc RB Index
- gc INDO 3800 Index
- gc HCCA Index
- 日本語版 ( gC HCCA Index – Japanese )
Benchmark statements and methodologies should be read in conjunction with the. Index Governance document.
All use of globalCOAL benchmark prices is subject to applicable licensing requirements. Further information is available on the Licensing Model page.
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