US Congress Proposes MiFID II Study


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Welcome to Integrity's free ResearchWatch newsletter for the week of 07/15/2019.  A few of the key research and alternative data industry developments we wrote about last week include Deutsche Bank's decision to shutter its equity sales and trading business globally; BNP Paribas' deal to outsource most of its Asian research coverage to Morningstar; and SGX's strategic investment in SmartKarma as the firm plans to launch a new corporate access service (see below).

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US Congress Proposes MiFID II Study
If the US Securities and Exchange Commission had any inclination to harmonize its rules with MiFID II, pending US legislation would preempt it.  A new law which passed the US House of Representatives last week would reinforce the SEC's hesitation in supporting the US expansion of MiFID II's research unbundling rules ...

New Constructs Launches AI/ML Generated Data API
Nashville, Tennessee based independent research provider, New Constructs recently announced the launch of a new data API to deliver the proprietary data and analytics behind its profitability and valuation models ...

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What the FCA Got Right
The following is a guest article from Robin Hodgkins, President of Castine LLC, a provider of commission management software and research procurement solutions. Substantive Research, a UK-based independent research provider, recently ...

Wedbush Securities Names New Director of Equity Research
A few weeks ago, Los Angeles-based investment bank, Wedbush Securities, announced the hiring of Kevin Merritt, CFA to the role of Managing Director, Director of Equity Research.  Mr. Merritt will ...

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Smartkarma Receives Investment from SGX, Launches Research Incubator in Singapore
Research distribution platform Smartkarma announced it received a 'strategic investment' from Singapore Exchange (SGX) as it prepares to officially launch a corporate access product.  It also opened in Singapore a program ...

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Wall Street Jobs Outlook Remains Fragile in June
Despite the sharp dip in layoffs on Wall Street in June, hiring plans remained weak during the month revealing a fragile overall jobs outlook as many executives at investment banks ...

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Alternative Data Platform DataMonster Beefs Up Data Discovery
Adaptive Management launched a new capability for its DataMonster platform designed to source and trial new data vendors.  The new service will likely accelerate the number of vendors available through ...

BNP Paribas Outsourcing Most Asian Stock Research to Morningstar
While negotiating to assume Deutsche Bank's prime brokerage and electronic trading businesses, BNP Paribas is downsizing its Asian research.  Morningstar will provide exclusive research to BNP for 150 Asian stocks ...

Deutsche Bank To Dump Equities, Retain Some Research
As part of a major strategic shift toward corporate clients, Deutsche Bank will exit its equities sales & trading business, while retaining a equity capital markets operation.  It has a ...

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