MiFID II unbundling highlights costs and opportunities in financial securities research

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Implicit pricing will drive a sea change in Data Research unbundling remains a global topic of concern for financial firms as MiFID II implementation nears in January 2018. The unbundling component of MiFID II puts regulations in place to insure that all forms of capital markets research are paid for separate from commission charges thus […]

Basic Market Research annual pricing set by sell side due to MiFID II

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As MiFID II’s deadline approaches rapidly, global buy side and sell side firms race to insure that they are meeting the new regulations before January 2018. Open questions remains as to what degree U.S. based financial firms will be impacted by these new European regulations. This week Bloomberg News in “Wall Street Poised to Get […]

Research Payment Accounts(RPA), MiFID 2 and Alternate Market Data

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5 Key Insights to Research Payment Accounts and MiFID2With 6 months until MiFID2’s effective date there continues to be a wealth of new information regarding the steps global asset managers and the sell-side can best meet the requirements. In “Another View On the FCA’s Research Unbundling Policies” by Amrish Ganatra via Sanford Bragg at Integrity […]