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18 Nov 2019 — Bill Hodgson

CLS has announced that it will be releasing an FX Forward volume dataset as part of its suite of executed trade data products.

FX Forward volume data will focus on outright forwards and swaps, which provide an aggregated view of the forward market. 

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15 Nov 2019 — Mohit Gupta

Mohit Gupta of Cassini Systems outlines the ways in which their clients can find opportunity in the UMR delay.

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15 Nov 2019 — Bill Hodgson

As Singapore actively encourages FinTech development and increases its focus on becoming Asia’s trading hub, it’s been a busy week at the Singapore FinTech Festival, with three announcements worthy of note -

 

MAS and BIS are launching an innovation hub in Singapore

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13 Nov 2019 — Bill Hodgson

IHS Markit has announced that HSBC, UBS, BofA Securities, and 3 unnamed broker-dealers are to use the Outreach360 platform to manage standardised counterparty questionnaires for Securities Financing Transaction Regulation (SFTR).

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DerivHack 2019
12 Nov 2019 — Bill Hodgson

At DerivHack 2019 I caught up with Ian Sloyan from ISDA and asked him 7 key questions about the Common Domain Model

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12 Nov 2019 — Bill Hodgson

Limeglass, the financial research innovation company, has received an unspecified investment from J.P. Morgan.

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11 Nov 2019 — Bill Hodgson

Ascent, the Chicago-based RegTech, recently announced the closing of its Series B funding round of $19.3 million.

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07 Nov 2019 — Bill Hodgson

Mark Whitcroft of Illuminate Financial gave this keynote address to a packed ISDA audience. In the speech Mark demonstrated that the migration to ‘fintech’ is happening as we speak.

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07 Nov 2019 — Bill Hodgson

CLS has apppointed Deborah Hrvatin as Chief Risk Officer, where she will lead the Risk function globally.

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DLT
06 Nov 2019 — Bill Hodgson

A recent speech by Scott O'Malia (CEO ISDA) exhorts firms to move much more quickly to modernise the market infrastructure. Here are my views on the time horizon for change, ledgers and central processing.

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06 Nov 2019 — Bill Hodgson

The Association for Financial Markets in Europe (AFME) has released a new paper which highlights the minimal use of the cloud among capital markets firms - with over two-thirds of AFME members questioned estimating that only 1 - 10% of their bank’s current workload was using some level of public cloud.

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05 Nov 2019 — Bill Hodgson

Avelacom has been awarded “Best low-latency trading network” by Waters Technology in the Buy-Side Technology Awards 2019. The awards recognise the leading buy-side technology vendors and service providers across the banking and capital markets industry.

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