Bats Europe, Bloomberg Join Forces for Mifid II Trade Reporting

Bloomberg’s clients can connect to Bats’ APA for all their equities reporting obligations.

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Bats and Bloomberg's APAs for trade reporting are focused on different asset types.

Starting in January 2018, Bloomberg’s clients will be able to meet their trade obligations no matter the nature of their assets.  The technology provider signed an agreement with Bats Europe to forward equities trade reports to the exchange’s APA through its Regulatory Hub (RHUB).  Marc Summer, product manager for regulatory reporting at Bloomberg, tells WatersTechnology that the move came as a result of client demand. “Bloomberg and Bats have skillsets and expertise in different areas, and