CFA Institute Archives - The Industry Spread

U.S. Economic Outlook and Monetary Policy

October 22, 2019

U.S. economy is in a good place and outlook favorable. The median expectation from Summary of Economic Projections is for GDP to be around 2 percent in ’19.

One Year After MiFID II: Regulation Favors Industry Consolidation

April 30, 2019

The revised Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (MiFID II) was born and came in effect 3 January 2018. The new regulation introduced new trade-transparency requirements in equity and fixed-income markets, strengthened requirements for the provision of investment advice, and enacted new product governance rules.