EC to Miss MiFIR Equivalence Deadline for Share Trading Venues
By Samuel Wilkes
February 16, 2017, Risk
Share trading venues in some third countries will be inaccessible to European Union firms after a key regulation goes live in January 2018, Risk.net has learnt, under plans by the European Commission to prioritize equivalence decisions for certain jurisdictions.
“If they are working on equivalence for certain jurisdictions, that might be the top three, it might be the top five, top 10 or more, but that leaves a significant number of jurisdictions which would not have third-country equivalenc…