Financial Regulatory Forum

Europe accord on consolidating share data urged

January 20, 2010

LONDON, Jan 20 (Reuters) – Europe’s data companies, investors and brokers should reach an agreement on consolidating reporting of share prices to help unify fragmented markets, said news and data vendor Thomson Reuters.

Government intervention said unlikely in EU share-data fragmentation

September 8, 2009

By Huw Jones
LONDON, Sept 8 (Reuters) – Fragmentation of share trading data makes it harder for European investors to spot the best prices but there is no appetite so far for public intervention, industry officials said on Tuesday.