MiFID II

MiFid II

TISA partners with Atos to build European MiFID II blockchain utility for asset management industry

TISA partners with Atos to build European MiFID II blockchain utility for asset management industry

TISA, the UK’s cross-industry financial services membership body, has appointed Atos, a digital transformation firm, to build a digital utility for the asset management industry, called the TISA Universal Reporting Network (TURN). TURN is being created to ease regulatory reporting requirements for MiFID II. It will be available across Europe based on blockchain technology and is due to launch in the last quarter of 2020.

Regulation

Should the UK ‘ditch’ MiFID rules post-Brexit?

Should the UK ‘ditch’ MiFID rules post-Brexit?

By Roger Aitken – With 18 months having elapsed since the implementation of the European Union’s (EU) Markets In Financial Instruments II (MiFID II) Directive, ushering in the era of unbundling for investment firms for buy- and sell-side institutions, the former chairman of the UK Individual Shareholder Society (ShareSoc) argues that many of the rules behind MiFID should be ditched or scrapped after the UK leaves the EU…