The difference between TCA and Best Execution

Published on 30 April 2018

This month features a crucial report for investors, analysing the difference between ‘transaction cost analysis’ and ‘best execution’.

Faced with trade reports for any MiFID II compliant transactions, asset owners must challenge these in an informed way, despite the complexity of the issue.

We unravel this tightly wound thread with Carl James, global head of fixed income trading at Pictet Asset Management, and Gherardo Lenti Capoduri, head of Market Hub at Banca IMI, who expands on the goals of best execution legislation.

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