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EquiLend and Trax confirm work on SFTR tool

EquiLend and Trax confirm work on a “full front-to-back” reporting tool to cover...

$1.4 trillion in collateral posted in Q1 2017- ISDA survey

More stringent initial and variation margin rules on both sides of the Atlantic...

CME and ICE make changes to incentive schemes

The Merc said earlier this month it would stop clearing CDS contracts by the...

LCH to introduce portfolio margining floor

The clearing house recently expanded its RepoClear service to the buy side

Evans and Kay join base metals platform NFEx

The platform will launch in the first quarter of 2018

SGX to launch new iron ore indices

The exchange also began trading a new LNG contract and two new Australia coking...


Mifid II “Known Unknowns” – Part I

Legal experts have raised concerns over Mifid rules on reporting, transparency...

FOW International Awards open for entries

Enter now for this year's FOW awards.

Lawsuit puts spotlight on securities lending market

Global Investor takes a closer look at a securities lending-related lawsuit...

CalSTRS' Michelle Cunningham on career, markets and retirement

Michelle Cunningham, CalSTRS' deputy CIO, speaks to Global Investor

Securities finance and blockchain - an ideal match?

Firms are focusing on the best ways to implement blockchain technology within...

Citigroup reaps benefit of co-ordinated approach

The US bank said its prime and Delta One client accounts have increased by two...


When it Comes to Data Protection, Everyone is a Stakeholder

by Mithun Sridharan, manager at Sapient Consulting in Germany

The blockages in blockchain – bad advice, bad approaches and bad designs

By Paul F. Dowding, managing director, blockchain solutions lead, strategy and...

Hedge fund talent without hedge fund hassles

By Dixon Boardman, founder and chief executive officer at Optima Fund Management

Why SFTR compliance can lead to greater data insight

Paul Burleton, head of strategy, regulatory risk and compliance at GFT

SFTR – What should we expect to happen?

It is important to recognise that the SFTR cannot be seen as just a European...


Europe warms to weekly options

After their introduction in the US more than a decade ago, weekly options have now become part of the investment toolkit of many financial professionals worldwide.

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Building for the future

State Street Global Advisors CEO Ron O’Hanley says the next phase of active management lies in the assembly of investment building blocks.

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Thought Leaders

Taking Trading to the Next Level

TAIFEX is building on rapid growth in recent years with an ongoing series of...

Citi: Stepping up to the global challenge

Sanjiv Sawhney, Global Head of Custody and Fund Services at Citi, explains how...

Natixis: Global platform

Anand Krishnan, Managing Director, Head of Securities Finance Americas, Natixis...

BNY Mellon Markets: Low volatility tests US equity securities financing market

As it fades into history, 2016 is assuming the guise of a vintage year for...

HSBC: ASEAN demands attention

Clive Triance, HSBC’s Managing Director, Global Head of Banks and Broker Dealers...