In November 2021, Balkan Gas Hub EAD launched a Platform for Disclosure of Inside Information - BGH IIP , pursuant to Article 155c (3) 6 of Ordinance № 3 of 21.03.2013 on licensing of energy activities (NLDE, Licensing Ordinance).

After successful completion of an assessment process with ACER, on 21 July 2022, the Agency approved and registered BGH IIP in the official List of Inside Information Platforms. This certifies that BGH IIP adheres to the REMIT and ACER requirements and guarantees to the market participants effective disclosure of inside information in full accordance with the regulation provisions. BGH IIP is the first and sole platform for disclosure of inside information in Bulgaria and the SEE region, registered by ACER.

BGH IIP allows the market participants to publish inside information in accordance with the requirements of Regulation (EU) №1227/2011, the ACER Guidance on the application of Regulation (EU) №1227/2011 and Articles 155e and 155f of the NLDE.

Pursuant to Section 4 of the ACER Guidance on the application of Regulation (EU) №1227/2011, inside information shall be disclosed through the publication of Urgent Market Massages (UMMs) on an Inside Information Platform approved and registered by ACER. The deadline for selection and use of a specialized IIP by the market participants was 1 January 2021.

BGH IIP's Inside information publication services are available both to members of the organized market of BGH EAD and to market participants (third parties) that do not use the BGH Trading Platform from all EU Member States and the Energy Community Contracting Parties.

More information about the publication services is available on the BGH IIP portal.

  • BGH members can publish inside information on the BGH IIP platform free of charge;
  • Price list for access to the services for publication of inside information on the BGH IIP platform for market participants that are not members of the BGH.


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Balkan Gas Hub Team