A better execution

THE ONLY real story is the issue of best execution," was the initial response of one analyst regarding the definition of best execution within the Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (Mifid). It has certainly raised blood pressures within the industry and stimulated a lot of debate in the financial services sector, but with such a vague, high-level directive, it was always going to be a question of interpretation.

The directive requires investment firms to take all reasonable steps to

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