Mifid II halted 09.01.2018 as hundreds of stocks would have been barred from exchanges
It’s all nice and well to put a 7000+ page rulebook in place to make a market more transparent or fair but when you then realise you didn’t realise what it implies
for the affected companies or how to obtain and process the data, then you have this mess a result. Two bummers in a week’s time at the launch. Is it your tax money the regulators are playing with?
Read the FT articles here and here and other interesting links in case you are not up to speed yet what Mifid stands for