European SME share trading on growth markets on the rise
On the 04.06.21 at 7:45AM
Improved market structure and rise of new players have resulted in increasing volumes of shares of small- and medium-enterprises (SMEs) traded on European growth markets. However, several gaps still exist in easing SMEs' access to capital markets. Asset News digs into the data.
On January 2018, Europe’s Markets in Financial Instruments Directive II (MiFID 2) directive came into force, which allowed Multilateral Trading Facility (MTF) operators to register as an SME Growth Market (GM).