On 22 March 2019, the MFSA issued a circular to all credit institutions and branches relating to changes to be implemented by entities when submitting ITS on Supervisory Reporting data to the Authority. The circular focuses mainly on the reporting requirements and applicable templates, the XBRL file naming convention and the ZIP file naming conventions. It is key to highlight that the Authority expected the respective institutions to abide by the new sets of obligations and procedures outlined in the same circular.

Circular