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Capital Markets Union
Nasdaq provides financing capabilities to large and small enterprises. This includes initial public offerings as well as share issuance by existing listed companies or also by way of acquisition of existing listed companies.Learn more
Market in Financial Instruments Directive and Regulation (MIFID II/MiFIR)
MiFID II/MiFIR is the European legislative framework regulating financial markets and the provision of services on financial instruments in Europe. It is aimed at establishing a safe, sound, transparent and responsible financial system that works for the economy and society as a whole.Learn more
As it allows traders and investors to know prices and see historical trends for instruments such as equities, fixed-income products, derivatives, etc, market data is a key element of modern financial markets.Learn more
Increasing the financial resilience of the economy, companies and citizens, the transition to a sustainable economy, including financing the European Green Deal, will entail significant investment efforts across all sectors.Learn more
As FinTech is shaping our capital markets in unprecedented ways, an appropriate regulatory framework needs to be developed to ensure improved delivery and use of financial services.Lean More
Reports on events organized by Nasdaq in Brussels, and high level speaking engagements.Learn more
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Access to capital, reduced friction for entrepreneurs and pro-jobs tax policy are key to a robust American economy
Below is a list of recent and archived transcripts, articles, webcasts, and videos from Nasdaq Senior Executives' testimony before Congress, EU Institutions, and with prominent Editorial Boards of global media.