Transforming MiFID II from a risk to your opportunity.

In under a year, on 3 January 2018, MiFID II will come into effect transforming how research is produced, purchased, used and valued.

Asset Managers will be required to set pre-agreed budgets for research payments, provide detailed audit trails of payments made to research providers, disclose transparent methodologies as to how they select and pay for research, and demonstrate the value of research services purchased.

BCA's Research Reveals:

60% of European asset managers are not prepared for these regulatory changes
80% confirm tools for sourcing, valuing and tracking research are the most needed services

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As always please let your Account Manager know should you have any further questions.

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The BCA team

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