Survey of UK-based fund managers focusing on small and mid-sized companies suggests MiFID II has negatively impacted liquidity and research coverage.
MiFID II compliance with best execution, unbundling and payment for order flow are among the rules the FCA will be looking at this year.
MiFID II research pricing war has seen price of fixed income research plummet as banks compete against each other.
Deutsche Bank targets greater share of research market and predicts competitors to scale back.
SGX is the first exchange group to join C-suite Pilot platform developed by Smartkarma that aims to ease communication and data reporting.
UK firm to absorb costs of research under MiFID II after opting for CSA/RPA model in October last year.
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