Keeping up to date

News and Articles - Post MiFID What Next?

Date: February 2008

The recent (and ongoing) so called Credit Crunch has put the spotlight back on Regulation, Regulators and Risk Management. International regulators must ensure consistency of market rules but itís not easy!

JPSA have taken a step back after the hectic rush toward MiFID implementation in November 2007 and tried to look objectively at the challenges and opportunities in the year ahead.

The regulatory and risk management burden for banks, brokers and fund managers trading in Europe is set to increase this year, as the authorities try to improve their oversight of an increasingly complex business. However, regulators must ensure now more than ever that there is consistency between national and European rules.

The globalisation of the capital markets, characterised by increased cross-border investment, is well-documented but less apparent are the challenges this presents to national and international regulators and the Firms in the various markets.

Please click here for more Information