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08 October 2019 — Liam Huxley

Tradeweb and Cassini have announced an industry-changing alliance. Front office users now have access to Cassini’s pre-trade analytics within Tradeweb's RFQ screens. With increasing cost pressure firms need the best tools pre-trade to achieve a competitive advantage and remain in compliance with regulations.

In this webinar series you wil learn about the benefits of pre-trade analytics, which include: 

  • Reduced trade costs
  • Best Execution & optimized IM directly in the Tradeweb UI
  • IM Calculation for all FCM-CCP routes
  • Validated impact of new trades on IM & operational limits
  • Easily expanded to include best collateral, funding costs & all broker & CCP fees
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Hudson Fintech
03 October 2019 — Bill Hodgson

Hudson Fintech, the London-based technology firm, today announced the launch of its new front office technology platform for sell-side and buy-side institutions trading in the Repo markets. The platform supports all aspects of Repo trading and has been developed to offer clients maximum flexibility, increased customisation and faster release cycles. 

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02 October 2019 — Bill Hodgson

Tradeweb Markets Inc. (Nasdaq: TW), announced its collaboration with two leading margin optimisation providers, Cassini Systems and OpenGamma, to offer clients a choice of best-of-breed vendor access to life-cycle cost analytics, including initial margin, collateral, clearing fees, brokerage and trading costs.

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30 September 2019 — Kari Litzmann

In this webinar, CloudMargin and AcadiaSoft discuss that vision and how our recently announced partnership is simplifying and centralising critical post-trade processes.

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Collateral Management
19 September 2019 — Bill Hodgson

It's that time of year again when OTC Derivatives collides with advanced technology - what can we expect this year?

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News Feed See All

12 October 2019 — Norman Marks Feed

My congratulations go to James Lam, a long-time risk practitioner at E*Trade, and Chris Inglis, board member at FedEx, for their comments in a recent article. The piece says: The current iteration of risk evaluation heat maps are akin to slow-to-pixelate Doppler radars. They don’t do cyber risk evaluation justice, nor do they convey impact […]

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11 October 2019 — DavisPolk FinRegReform Feed

The Federal Reserve has finalized its rules to further tailor the regulatory framework for enhanced prudential standards and the U.S. Basel III capital and liquidity requirements applicable to domestic banking organizations and foreign banking organizations (Final Tailoring Rules).  Compared to the proposed rules that the U.S. banking agencies issued in October 2018 (for domestic firms) and in April 2019 (for foreign firms), the Final Tailoring Rules make very few changes.

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11 October 2019 — Financial Conduct Authority Feed

We believe this firm has been providing financial services or products in the UK without our authorisation. Find out why to be especially wary of dealing with this unauthorised firm and how to protect yourself from scammers.

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11 October 2019 — Energy Trading Regulation Feed

The Utility Regulator,  the National Regulatory Authority(NRA) for Northern Ireland, has published this updated note which provides guidance to affected entities as to whether and how to re-register under REMIT in the event of a No-deal Brexit. This follows information published by ESMA and the FCA earlier this week (see here). In the event of … Continue reading

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11 October 2019 — Financial Stability Board Feed

Report shows progress implementing DGI-2 but flags the need for continued efforts to meet the 2021 deadline.

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11 October 2019 — Financial Conduct Authority Feed

We believe this firm has been providing financial services or products in the UK without our authorisation. Find out why to be especially wary of dealing with this unauthorised firm and how to protect yourself from scammers.

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Announcements See All

09 October 2019

Grant Thornton UK LLP is pleased to announce the winners of its inaugural RegTech Awards for 2019. The awards celebrate best-in-class technologies and solutions from across the RegTech ecosystem and are based on a new RegTech Index designed to highlight the wide array of technologies available to financial services organisations. The Index was developed in conjunction with The Disruption House, a research and data driven modelling firm specialising in early stage and high growth technology providers, with the awards acknowledging stand-out firms in the following six categories:

09 October 2019

Digital Vega, the leading FX Options e-trading platform and provider of FX Options trading solutions, today announced three senior appointments, which support its ongoing product development and global expansion strategy.

Simon Nursey, Head of Asia. Simon joins from Standard Chartered Bank, where he was Head of FX Options Trading in Asia since 2012. Prior to this he was Global Head of Currency Options trading at BNP Paribas for 17 years, working in both London and Singapore.

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04 October 2019

 Clarus Financial Technology today announces the release of a suite of IBOR Transition Management tools, available as Apps and APIs, to help firms navigate the upcoming changes as IBORs transition to Risk Free Rates (RFRs).

The transition from IBORs to RFRs is now underway in all major markets, with the Federal Reserve, the European Central Bank, and the Bank of England, setting the timelines in conjunction with working groups of industry participants.