Tag: T2S

Shortening the settlement cycle from T+3 to T+2

The majority of European securities markets will shorten their settlement cycles by one day from 6 October, moving from T+3 settlement to T+2. Germany already settles on T+2. In Spain the fixed income market will move on 6 October, but

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What is the “RR”?

In recent years the MTFs have significantly changed the way equities are traded in Europe. Volumes negotiated in the main MTFs (Chi-X, Turquoise, Bats) are now on average close to 20% of the total volume for the main European financial

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Trading in Europe and America: a long way to catch up?

Trading volumes in Europe are far, far below those in the US. Are they going to catch up?

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