20 Jan 2021
Bond Trading Data Boom Planned by EU Seeking Post-Brexit Boost

(Bloomberg) — European Union regulators are pushing ahead with a central database to track euro bonds as part of efforts to strengthen the bloc’s financial markets after Brexit.

“The fact that the Commission acknowledges that a single, reliable source of data will increase transparency and attractiveness of its markets is a very positive step,” said Niki Beattie, founder of Market Structure Partners, who published a study last year on the benefits of such an initiative.