ESMA consults on Systematic Internalisers' quote rules

  • 09/11/2017

Today, November 9th 2017, ESMA has opened a public consultation on a proposed amendment to RTS 1 which details the implementation of the Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (MiFID II) and Regulation (MiFIR). Read the consultation paper here.

ESMA produces first overview of EU derivative markets size

  • 20/10/2017

ESMA has produced, for the first time, data on the size of the interest rate, credit, equity, commodity and foreign exchange derivatives markets in the European Union’s (EU), based on the weekly data it receives from trade repositories (TRs).

US trading venues to be granted equivalence in November

  • 20/09/2017

The European Union is aiming to grant equivalence to trading venues in the US in November, according to a European Commission official, but Hong Kong and Singapore are unlikely to be deemed equivalent for start of Mifid II.

Boat steps up preparations for MiFID II

  • 31/08/2017

Regulatory approval has been granted by UK’s Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) enabling the trade reporting service TRADEcho to enter the final phases of preparation for MiFID II. The TRADEcho service is provided in partnership between Cinnober’s subsidiary Boat Services Ltd and the London Stock Exchange Group.


ULLINK Now Certified with TRADEcho for MiFID II Trade Reporting

  • 29/08/2017

ULLINK, the global provider of electronic trading and connectivity solutions to the financial community, today announced it has successfully certified its MiFID II Trade Reporting solution with TRADEcho, the Approved Publication Arrangement (APA) of the London Stock Exchange (LSE) that provides comprehensive pre- and post-trade transparency services.