Equiduct Enters MiFID Fray, Eyes Data Options

ORGANIZATION & STRATEGY

Bob Fuller, former director of IT strategy at Dresdner Kleinwort and a leading figure in the industry-backed MiFID Joint Working Group, is mulling market data capture and delivery options in his new role as chief executive of Equiduct, a pan-European equity exchange launched last week to address the transparency challenges of the European Commission's MiFID regulations.

The new venture, which is expected to gain full regulatory status as a Belgian exchange in the second quarter of 2007, will