Instinet launches RQ Connect

Offers open connectivity to third party vendors managing client data for research distribution, monitoring and evaluations; creates a provider-neutral hub for MiFID II research payments.

A provider-neutral hub for managing and monitoring research quality.

RQ Connect makes it possible to connect with Research Management Service providers that assist investment firms
in navigating the MiFID II regulatory landscape.

A number of Research Management Service providers are already integrating their data feeds into RQ Connect, including*:

* As of May 23, 2017