Tag Archives: MiFID

July 9, 2014

MIFID position limits: size matters

For European regulators, beginning work on a methodology for calculating commodity derivatives position limits must feel like entering a rabbit hole, where each turn leads to more choices and more tunnels, each leading further and further into the depths of the warren. To give that [&hellip…

October 16, 2013

The essential role of banks for physical commodities

A new report reiterates that commodity producers, suppliers and end-users need banks to finance projects and hedge their risks. Meetings between the European Institutions have restarted in Europe about the Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (MiFID) which aims to regulate, among other things, the functioning [&hellip…