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20 Jun 2019 — Rob Hill

Latest industry recognition ensures Clareti platform customers continue to benefit from the most stringent security accreditations.

London, 20 June 2019 - Gresham, the leading provider of real-time financial transaction control and enterprise data integrity solutions, announces that its Clareti Platform and associated software development processes have passed the world’s highest safety standards for handling cardholder data. 

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19 Jun 2019 — Samuel Hyman

If you trade bilateral OTC derivatives then you probably know by now that the Uncleared Margin Rules (UMR) are rapidly approaching and will require significant changes to your trading, book management and collateral management processes.

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17 Jun 2019 — Bill Hodgson

June 2019 The OTC Space met with Frank Glock from Gresham Technology, which recently announced a £1.2M contract with a leading CCP to provide improved reconciliation and control tools, to talk about data integrity, distributed ledgers and regulators. Frank’s views on new technology challenge the orthodoxy of “move everything to a ledger”. We covered data formats, systems integration, ledgers, central infrastructure and the unavoidable complexity of systems.

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single dealer platform
17 Jun 2019 — Rob Hill

When people talk about Single Dealer FX Platforms (SDPs) a large number think about the original platforms, which were bank branded and offered to clients – names like UBS, Autobahn, AVT (remember them?) and Reuters RET

 

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12 Jun 2019 — Bill Hodgson

Is your collateral team running like clockwork? In this webinar we will dig into the ways you can prepare your team for UMR to keep them working at maximum efficiency.

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Data Science FX
11 Jun 2019 — Rob Hill

Two years after its introduction in 2017 the FX Global Code (FXGC) has become a defining characteristic of the FX market, and with the amount of data that flows through banks on a daily basis it’s no wonder suspicious behaviour can occasionally fly under the radar.

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Fixed Income Connectivity
05 Jun 2019 — Rob Hill

Driven by regulation and a need to demonstrate best execution, Fixed Income trading continues to evolve, becoming increasingly electronic. Whilst this benefits the market in terms of increased access and market transparency, it has also resulted in the industry-wide problem of fragmentation.

 

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Emerging Markets
05 Jun 2019 — Rob Hill

The Emerging Markets Foreign Exchange (EMFX) ecosystem is moving away from its traditional reliance on voice trading, driven by APIs, aggregators, and algos. Companies like R5FX are leading this change by supplying online exchange marketplaces for EM trading.

 

The move from phone to digital means more and faster access to emerging markets, greater transparency, and ultimately more market liquidity.

 

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Stuart Connolly
03 Jun 2019 — Bill Hodgson

The new CEO at CloudMargin is a veteran of the OTC Market infrastructure space

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Nivo
02 May 2019 — Bill Hodgson

Nivo, the Manchester-based instant messaging and identity verification platform, has announced the close of a £2m funding round from GP Bullhound, the Angel CoFund and a syndicate of angel investors

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11 Apr 2019 — Bill Hodgson

The ISDA 2019 AGM is now over. For those that saved time by not travelling, here's most of what came out from the event.

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The Future of Clearing
10 Apr 2019 — Bill Hodgson

The World Federation of Exchanges (“WFE”), the global industry group for exchanges and central counterparties (CCPs), has published a joint report with Oliver Wyman examining the post-crisis developments that have shaped the current clearing landscape, along with forward-looking recommendations on how to build the CCP of the future. 

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