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Saudi eases custody limits to lure foreign investors

Tadawul is updating its custody model and trading limits in a bid to improve...

ETF market grew 36% in 2017 – report

The amount of listed ETFs also grew by 9% to a total of 5,311

Derivatives positions have fallen 46% since 2015 – BIS

Cross-border activity was negatively impacted by a decline equities and...

Esma consults on binary options ban

The regulator has also proposed measures to restrict contracts for difference...

Blockchain is a case of evolution, not revolution – FIA Tech

FIA Tech is focused on solving the brokerage issue in the futures industry

Hedge fund leverage unwind would worsen volatility spike – UBS

Hedge funds are still borrowing more to buy equities but a volatility shock...


RBC's custody arm adopts three-pronged strategy

RBC Investor & Treasury Services' Francis Jackson said the Canadian banking...

Roundtable: Securities lending in the Nordics

Nordic securities lending participants discussed the dominance of specials, the...

Citi sets sights on ETF servicing space

Dominic Crowe, Citi’s global head of product strategy for custody and fund...

Taifex looks to build on after-hours success

Taifex won in December the FOW Global and Asia-Pacific exchange of the year...

NN IP chief Bapat on the importance of listening

Satish Bapat believes a more thoughtful approach to asset management can be its...

Asia ready to woo Mifid miscontents

London is seeing its Asian rivals hot on its heels as some of the top global...


The extra-territorial impacts of SFTR

By Paul Landless, partner at Clifford Chance in Singapore

Managing FRTB data costs at Asian regional banks

By Tim Versteeg, chief sales officer for APAC at NeoXam

Portfolio positioning in an era of unwinding QE

By William W. Priest, chief executive, co-chief investment officer and portfolio...

Editorial – Peak ETF?

The ETF market and its newcomers may not be as diverse as they seem

SFTR: lessons learnt from MiFID II implementation

By Simon Davies, senior consultant and SFTR specialist at The Field Effect


Collateral in 2017

Challenges and solutions for the buyside.

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Thought Leaders

ULLINK tracks the changes to order routing

The technology firm thinks Mifid II will breathe new life into systematic...

SmartStream at forefront of reconciliations evolution

Tech firm said role of reconciliations is changing and now provides a...

SmartStream RDU gears up for Mifid II challenge

SmartStream won the FOW Award for best new technology product in both the trade...

Trading in the post-Mifid II environment

Itiviti was the winner of the FOW award for best new technology product for...

Total Return Futures - a real-life example for futurisation

Eurex won the FOW Prop Traders' exchange of the year award

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Listening Is Crucial

Big challenges demand smart collaborations.

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