Regulation

Rethink bond exit plans, warns MAS

Traders of Asian fixed income assets should re-evaluate liquidity contingency plans due to the changing profile of those investing in Asian bond markets, according to a new report.

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.

Walking away

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

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.”