The pandemic-induced volatility earlier this year tested remotely based securities operations teams and it looks as if they passed, says Eric Aldous, managing director, head of futures at RBC Capital Markets in New York, during an FTF Exchange podcast. From his perspective, the global pandemic’s impact on market activity and the post-trade processes such as […]
In 2020, many financial services industry conferences and related events have had to transition quickly to a virtual environment because of the pandemic. This has come with new benefits and challenges as ISITC, a securities industry standards group, is learning. For this FTF Exchange podcast, Lisa Iagatta, chair of ISITC, tells FTF News about the […]
The subject of corporate corruption has been helpful to the writing career of Catharine Riggs who successfully transitioned from three decades in financial services to a new life as a full-time, thriller novelist. To be clear, Riggs has imagined corruption in her second life as a novelist, and not lived it. “I love using corporate […]
Adam Ulman, senior business analyst at SmartStream Technologies, says that his clients and the industry are riding out the current pandemic lockdown and learning a lot of lessons to brace themselves for a possible second wave. Ulman took part in an FTF Exchange podcast that focuses on the challenges of optimal collateral management amid a […]
In our first FTF Exchange podcast, Diana Shapiro, director and North American head of collateral services at Citi, says that participants in derivatives markets need to stay focused on maintaining high levels of counterparty risk protection even as regulators move deadlines for the initial margin (IM) requirements for uncleared swaps under the regulatory reforms known […]
William Mougayar, Author of The Business Blockchain and general partner at Virtual Capital Ventures was the keynote presenter at FTF’s SecOps North America 2016 conference in Toronto. In this two part podcast, you will hear Mr. Mougayar speak on “The Disruptor: What Blockchain Means for Your Business” and on the definitive pioneering blueprint covering the what, why and how […]
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