Liquidity the biggest hurdle for traders in 2019 – JP Morgan survey

E-trading poll of 200 institutional traders highlights impact of Mifid II

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Daily challenge: three-quarters of traders surveyed by JP Morgan felt transparency focused rules made liquidity more of an issue in 2018

The availability of liquidity will be the biggest daily challenge for traders in 2019, in the wake of changes introduced by the revised Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (Mifid II), according to a JP Morgan survey.

This was the view of 40% of mainly FX industry participants who were polled by the bank for its third annual e-trading survey, published on January 29.

Next in line as a daily issue was efficiency of process, named as the top challenge by 25% of respondents, followed by

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