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26May2015

Blog : Lies, damned lies and . . . statistics

Statistics, the perennial bane of a student’s life as he or she discovers that almost every scientific subject requires some form of analysis of the underlying numbers.  Some get it, some don’t.  The latter includes, famously, an Ofsted Chief Inspect of Schools who bemoaned the fact that “ . . one in five children .
  • 26 May, 2015
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  • Best Execution, TCA,
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12May2015

News : Further delays for MiFID II

May 2015 : following the changes to the process for drafting the Level 2 texts for MiFID II, the European Commission has agreed to ESMA’s request for an extension to the deadline for submitting the draft technical standards. The drafts will not now be published until September 2015.  Select ‘Read more’, then read the EC’s confirmation
  • 12 May, 2015
  • Quinapalus
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  • ESMA, MiFID,
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01May2015

Blog : Cast Your Votes

Well it’s election time and everyone seems to be after my vote and, being a postal voter, I am now sitting looking at four different ballot papers. Obviously one for the General Election, but there are also papers for the local and parish elections as well as one for the ‘Members’ Council’ of a high
  • 1 May, 2015
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  • Broker Vote, Broker Voting,
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