“It’s very interesting looking into what‘s been going on in terms of merger mania. In many senses, I think we really have reached a logical end for the time being. However, we do have a couple of massive deals pending”, says Patrick and refers to the ongoing mergers between Nyse and ICE as well as BATS and Direct Edge.
In our third and last video from our interview, industry expert Patrick L Young comments on the latest mergers and what merger activities will look like into the future.
Previous video interviews with Patrick are also available where he shares his views on where the financial markets will be five years from now and how the recent glitches have affected the industry.