- Data quality may suffer. The need for trading funds to make a return on capital gives them an
incentive to meet customer needs. Simultaneously, the cost-recovery model generates money
required to invest in improving data and keeping it up to date. Anecdotal evidence from the US
suggests that the quality of many types of US public data is lower than in the UK, although the
review was unable to identify specific studies showing this, or the costs to the US economy of
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