Tag: Competition

Bourse Consult develops Capital Market Master Plan for Kenya

Bourse Consult, along with its partner Genesis Analytics has been working the last few months, with the Capital Markets Authority of Kenya and a steering committee of major stakeholders to develop a Captial Market Master Plan to guide the development

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From local to global – building a modern financial centre

The City of London corporation has recently published a new report written by Bourse Consult – From local to global: Building a modern financial centre. The report identifies the key stages in the developments of financial centres, and defines the characteristics of

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Securities settlement in 2020

The European Central Bank has just hosted a wide-ranging conference looking into the future of securities settlement. It was particularly valuable for bringing together an impressive spread of panellists from around the world, as well as the “usual suspects” from

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More on competition policy

As news comes that the shareholders of both NYSE-Euronext and Deutsche Borse have approved their proposed merger, leaving the decision firmly in the hands of the European competition authorities, the UK’s Office of Fair Trading has published its report on

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Are the authorities serious about competition in financial markets?

The news that Deutsche Borse and NYSE Euronext have today notified their proposed merger to the European merger authorities starts a critical decision-making process for financial markets. It comes at a point when the approach to competition seems mixed. On

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