MIFID II Transparency Update

Back in August 2017 I wrote that “MIFID II Transparency will leave us in the dark“. I didn’t realise at the time how right I would be. As I write this blog as of April 2019, I still feel like transparency is sadly lacking. Could things change in the future? Transitional Transparency Regular readers of […]

Video: Everything you need to know about MIFID II Transaction Costs

The Financial Conduct Authority has revealed that many firms are not reporting the transaction costs for MIFID II’s Costs & Charges directive adequately. We recorded our recent webinar which broke down the reporting guidelines in more detail, to help firms like you produce compliant reports and ensure they meet both regulators’ and investors’ needs. You can watch our webinar by […]

Joint Trade Association Response to German Ministry of Finance on MIFID II/MIFIR Consultation

ISDA, FIA, GFXD and the GFMA Commodities WG (hereinafter the Associations) welcome the opportunity to respond to the consultation launched by the German Ministry of Finance on the outcomes of the MiFID II/ MiFIR full implementation after one year of experience and in the view of the future report that the European Commission will publish in March 2020.

Webinar: MIFID II Transaction Costs – are you compliant?

MiFID II SI regime for derivatives delayed for a second time until 2020

The systematic inte

MiFID II sees global equities trade execution rates decline

Industry opposes regulatory intervention for periodic auctions

Responses from the m

MiFID II research rules could spur further mergers on the buy-side

ESMA: Crypto platforms should trade under MiFID II rules

The EU financial regulator has said that certain crypto platforms should trade under MiFID II rules in cases where the crypto-assets being traded qualify as financial instruments under the regulation.

Hayley’s Comment: Misguided intervention

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