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Feeding frenzy - 1 March 2011

Fidessa : Steve Grob - 1st January 1970

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Few people can have missed the slew of merger announcements in the exchange space over the past few weeks. What is less clear is the commercial logic behind these deals and the real reasons why they are all happening now. Also, how do these deals fit with the regulators who have been trying to increase competition in capital markets rather than the other way round?

For my views on the key issues, tune in to the second episode of FragVision.

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