How financial advice regulation is changing: some insight into Mifid
Is a stable financial system better than a profitable one?
The client has always been the key element in delivering financial and banking regulation since he avails himself of services to satisfy a wide range of needs, as receiving funding and financial advice. The knowledge of the features and the costs of the operations, the comparison of the various offers on the market, and the […]
Repopulating the Repo market
Since the 2008 financial crisis, governments and authorities have been issuing a number of regulations in order to prevent the systemic risk from generating negative consequences on the financial system once again. The 2007 events related to the US housing market and its consequences on the global financial markets were caused by different factors, such […]
At the end of December 2016 the European Repo market experienced an unprecedented level of volatility and dislocation, raising worries over the stability of the whole European Money market. During the trading day of December 28th the repo-rate for specials of several ‘core’ government bonds (including Germany, France, Belgium, Netherland and Austria) tightened to record-low […]