In Annex 5, 2019 and subsequent ITS, section 2 Instruments, the equity instrument # 6 concerns a single stock future that is quoted in pence. For the benchmarking exercise, can the reported value in pence be used?
Specification of the base currency unit
Instrument number 6 should be reported in GBP as required in the instructions regardless the fact that the quotation is in pence.
Disclaimer The present Q&A on Supervisory reporting is provisional. It will be reviewed after the Implementing Regulation is in force and published in the Official Journal. The text of the Implementing Regulation may differ from the text of the draft ITS to which this Q&A refers.
Update 03.12.2021: This Q&A has been updated in the light of the most recent amendments to the ITS 2016/2070 on Supervisory Benchmarking.