November 12, 2015

What now for MiFID II?

With MiFID II now expected to be delayed until 2018, the one thing market participants can be certain of is more uncertainty.

November 11, 2015

Walking away

With regulations demanding that banks hold more capital against risk-taking activities, some are quitting certain sectors, writes Joe McGrath.

November 04, 2015

ASIC reviews HFT, finds no need for new regulation

The Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC) will not introduce new regulation for high frequency trading and dark liquidity, finding that existing settings “are largely adequate and effective.”

October 26, 2015

Irish regulator highlights challenges to implement CMU

The Central Bank of Ireland, the Irish regulator, has said it welcomes the EU’s ambitious Capital Markets Union project but tacitly acknowledged the challenges of pushing it through member states should not be underestimated.

September 23, 2015

Final MiFID rules due on Thursday

Final rules for MiFID II are due to be released tomorrow (24 September), according to a source familiar with the situation.