ESMA is considering removing certain transparency waivers which would make the DVCs redundant, or lowering the threshold market-wide to further restrict dark trading in Europe.
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An analysis from TABB Group has found dark trading volumes are the highest since MiFID II was introduced, despite summer slowdown.
Analysis by TABB Group finds that dark pools volumes reached the largest share of on-exchange in April since before MiFID II was implemented.
Latest data on DVC breaches under MiFID II finds more than 900 stocks are suspended from trading as of 7 June.
Only 26% of traders believe dark liquidity will shift towards lit venues under MiFID II regime in Europe.
Block trades accounted for a record 51.9% of dark trading last week, according to statistics from Fidessa.
‘Internal preferencing’ cited as biggest concern with bank-run dark pools, according to poll at TradeTech.