This book provides a comprehensive and expert examination of the Markets in Financial Instruments Directive II, which comes into force in January 2018 and will have a major impact on investment firms and financial markets. It offers detailed guidance on interpretation of MiFID II, its measure and aims which include: to increase transparency; better protect investors; reinforce confidence; address unregulated areas; and ensure that supervisors are granted adequate powers to fulfil their tasks.
Regulation of the EU Financial Markets: MiFID II and MiFIR (Oxford University Press), by D. Busch and G. Ferrarini (eds.), pp. 363-389, 2017