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Brexit – City dealmakers heading for the EU – Bloomberg

The new rules for the bankers who made London financial capital of Europe are still uncertain after Brexit, but one outcome is already clear: a stream of dealmakers across the English Channel. While thousands of traders and salespeople have already … Continue reading

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Post-Brexit UK firms hit MiFID II rules on ‘reverse solicitation’

Some questionable practices by firms around reverse solicitation have emerged. For example, some firms appear to be trying to circumvent MiFID II requirements by including general clauses in their Terms of Business or through the use of online pop-up “I … Continue reading

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Piraeus Bank announces MiFIR SI Venue LEI change – Bonds

From 17/01/2020 to 11/01/2021 the LEI for Piraeus Bank was M6AD1Y1KW32H8THQ6F76 … this has now been updated to 213800OYHR1MPQ5VJL60 Last ESMA update: 12/01/2021 MIC : PBGR LEI: 213800OYHR1MPQ5VJL60 Entity Name: PIRAEUS BANK S.A.Service Name: BOND (Bonds)

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City of London stumbles through first week of Brexit – FT

When veteran City dealmaker Rich Ricci returned to work on Monday, the consequences of a Brexit deal that largely excluded financial services were immediately felt across his different businesses. Panmure Gordon, the UK-focused stockbroker he runs, was faced with restrictions … Continue reading

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Brexit – City ‘Sacrificed for a bunch of fish’ – Independent

On 4 January – the first trading day of 2021 – billions of euros of business left the UK for the European Union. Some €5bn of trading in shares ranging from French banks to German car companies departed London and … Continue reading

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