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Article reports that Nasdaq and Bolsas y Mercados Españoles (BME), have been investigated by the European Commission’s antirust arm over concerns they are overpricing stock market data. Tensions between venues, brokers and regulators have triggered the probe on how the information is sold; and a deeper examination may lead to anti-competitive practices findings and potential fines. The article includes comments from Alex McDonald, chief executive of the European Venues and Intermediaries Association, stating: “It’s a topic that’s not going to go away.”

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