Impact assessment

Computer trading: economic impact of MiFID rules on high frequency trading

Economic impact assessment on proposals for high frequency trading in MiFID.


What is the economic impact of the MiFID rules aimed at regulating high-frequency trading? (EIA21)

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This economic impact assessment looks at the rules proposed by the European Commission in its review of the Markets in Financial Instrument Directive (MiFID) aimed at regulating high frequency trading. The report was produced in association with London Economics.

This impact assessment was commissioned as part of the Foresight project on the future of computer trading.

Published 31 August 2012