Capco: Financial Transaction Tax

The EU’s FTT or Financial Transaction Tax will soon be upon us. By coincidence, the same initials – FTT – in medicine stand for ‘Failure To Thrive’. What are the probable impacts of this measure? And how can financial institutions best understand, and then prepare to withstand, them?

So just what is FTT?
FTT is a levy placed on the ownership transfer, purchase and sale of securities covering repo, securities lending and borrowing (0.1%) - as well as conclusion, modification and trading of

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