MiFID II liquidity drought deepens as research coverage continues to fall

Mid-cap AIM stocks hardest hit

Mike Sheen
MiFID II has resulted in "predicted drops in liquidity and research coverage"

MiFID II has resulted in "predicted drops in liquidity and research coverage"

Almost a year on from the introduction of MiFID II, the regulatory framework has already contributed to a reduction in trading liquidity and broker research across most areas of the market.

MiFID II, which took effect on 3 January, requires buy-side firms to pay for research as an 'unbundled' product, separate from other broker services. MiFID II drives liquidity drought as broker research coverage...

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