EMMoU Approved by IOSCO
The Enhanced Multilateral Memorandum of Understanding concerning consultation, cooperation, and the exchange of information (EMMoU) and related procedures have been approved by IOSCO.
According to the EMMoU, the IOSCO members will provide each other with the fullest assistance permissible to investigate suspected violations of, ensure compliance with and enforce their laws and regulations. The assistance available under EMMoU includes providing information held in files and records regarding the matters set forth in request for assistance.
The first MMoU established in 2002 to serve and support its objectives of protecting investors and ensuring that markets are fair, efficient and transparent. The 2002 MMoU has become the global benchmark for international cooperation in enforcement of securities laws and regulations.