Analysis from the UK’s regulator has said that dark trading, which the EU has restricted under MiFID II rules, can reduce costs for investors.
Initial responses to the MiFID II review consultation reveal that asset managers are keen for a consolidated tape before any major changes to the rules are implemented.
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.
Analysis by TABB Group finds that dark pools volumes reached the largest share of on-exchange in April since before MiFID II was implemented.
ESMA prepares for 'no-deal' Brexit with plans to temporarily suspend calculations for vital MiFID II rules including the SI regime, DVCs and bond liquidity.
The EU financial regulator has published responses to its call for evidence, revealing that the industry is firmly behind the use of periodic auctions.
Senior reporter Hayley McDowell examines ESMA’s investigations into periodic auctions and asks what it could mean for the future of trading post-MiFID II.
John reviews the best of The TRADE’s coverage of regulatory issues over the past 12 months.
Latest data on DVC breaches under MiFID II finds more than 900 stocks are suspended from trading as of 7 June.
Turquoise Plato and Liquidnet led major block trading venues in record week of activity in the UK.