MPI Europe, the specialist financial services consultancy, publishes today the results of our annual market wide survey for brokerage commission sharing agreements.
The analysis of usage and trends in commission management indicates that the sector has recovered after a tough 2012 and there is growing optimism for 2014 with increased usage predicted over previous years by the vast majority of firms despite the continued challenges of regulation and process complexity.
Our research has once again attracted a greater response with over 80 firms contributing, underlining the interest both in this survey and the topic of Commission Sharing Agreements.
Key trends include:
MPI surveyed a range of financial sector firms to understand the key trends, challenges and opportunities in the use of commission sharing agreements. The survey was conducted during July and August 2013 and received responses from over 80 asset managers, brokers and research providers. This annual survey has run since 2010 and has shown strong and increasing interest year on year.