24 Oct 2014
In the Land Down Under Equity Trading Costs Are Flying High

…The primary objective of the report was to examine the costs of trading, clearing and settlement in Australia. The report was published by a UK-based research company, Market Structure Partners but commissioned by a group of 10 Australian clearing participants – Citigroup, Credit Suisse,… Authored by Market Structure Partners CEO Niki Beattie, the report states: “Total overall transaction costs in Australia are higher than in markets where there is fully functioning competition in trading…