Hot topics: MiFID II
A note outlining at a high level, the Commission's October 2011 legislative proposals to amend Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (2004/39/EC) (MiFID) (the MiFID II legislative proposals).
The note also tracks developments in this area, and sets out the milestones for future development. It includes a key primary source material table which contains links to key primary source material and related Practical Law Financial Services legal updates. It is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all relevant materials published by interested parties.
Please note that we are in the process of updating this note in the light of the European Parliament's vote on 15 April 2014 to adopt MiFID II, the provisional texts of which were published on 16 April 2014 (see Legal update, European Parliament approves MiFID II and publishes provisional version of adopted legislative resolutions).