Asset manager ponders how to differentiate in a crowded space.
European firms must comply regardless of research provider location.
Clearstream joined the settlement platform last month.
The UK government is due to trigger Article 50 on March 29.
Platforms are expected to consolidate down to two providers.
Is this a structural trend ?
80% of volumes have joined the settlement platform.
Half of liquidity provided on MarketAxess’ Open Trading was from asset managers.
New regs put securities financing under the microscope.