Gartner Research

Market in Financial Instruments Directive and Its Impact

Published: 09 December 2006

ID: G00145020

Analyst(s): Vittorio D'Orazio , David Furlonger , Pete Redshaw

Summary

The Market in Financial Instruments Directive will change the investment services landscape in Europe with many opportunities for IT vendors, investment services firms and investors.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview
  • Predictions
  • MiFID — Confusion and Clarification
  • MiFID — Interest and Impact
  • What MiFID Is — A Brief Tutorial on Its Key Aspects
    • Removal of the Concentration Rule
    • Best Execution
    • Passporting
    • Transparency
    • Investor Protection
  • What the Business Models Are That Will Emerge From MiFID
  • How the Cost and Impact of MiFID Can Be Assessed
  • What Actions Must Be Taken for MiFID
  • MiFID Benefits and Drawbacks
  • Recommendations

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