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Hedge fund leverage unwind would worsen volatility spike – UBS

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

No more than two years left on cycle – Lascelles

RBC's chief economist discusses the business cycle and the bond markets

Franklin Templeton snaps up Scottish fund boutique

Analysts estimate an approximate $175-225 million purchase price

Ex-JPM exec Bellani hired as consultant by NEX

Stefano Bellani, who left J.P. Morgan last year after two decades at the bank...

HSBC lands MetLife custody mandate

Agreement includes custody services for MetLife in Australia, Hong Kong and...

CBRC sets higher standards for derivatives counterparty risk

The move comes as businesses have increased their offshore derivatives...


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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