Michael Johnson

Bats Europe

Mr. Johnson leads market data sales at Bats Europe, the largest pan-European equities Exchange. Bats offers trading across 15 major European markets in 5,500 securities. This unique market data set covers large, mid and increasing number of small cap stocks.
During his tenure at Bats, Mr. Johnson has worked to introduce a transparent and easy-to-understand Market Data Policy and a simplified price list offering real-time market data on reasonable commercial terms. Since inception, Bats have focused on creating a viable market data alternative solution to primary European exchanges.
Before joining Bats, Mr. Johnson worked at the London Stock Exchange from 2007-2012 where he held roles across Fixed Income and Market Data divisions.