Momentum grows for MiFID change to help SMEs

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By Jasper Cox, Jean Comte
21 Nov 2019

When the European Commission looks at tweaking MiFID II, those worried about market access for small and mid-sized companies would welcome a loosening of rules on research for those firms, at a time of challenges in investment banking and renewed focus on capital markets union.

Informal consultations have started on MiFID II, and a public consultation is expected; probably in January, according to an asset management lobbyist.

“The Commission acknowledges that some adjustments may be required,” said a spokesperson at the Commission. “We have been collecting feedback on several issues, such as the ...

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