Archive for: September, 2009
Colin Day - SunGard - London | 17/09/2009 | 3128 views
The final full day of Sibos, and at last I get to the subject of standards. It had to come eventually!
Today, I went to a very interesting session on implementing SWIFT standards, which included panelists from SunGard, Clearstream, Oracle, IBM and JP Morgan.
For years, vendors have been asking SWIFT to make their standards easier to implement &nd...
Tags: Post-trade & ops, Sibos
Colin Day - SunGard - London | 17/09/2009 | 3575 views
SWIFT’s new standards changes go live on 21st November 2009. Talking about this yesterday, I started thinking about the three key areas that SunGard think are critical for 2010 – Transparency, Efficiency and Networks. What the community is trying to achieve with SWIFT’s MT202 is a great example of the first, transparency. Sitting ...
Tags: Payments, Sibos
Colin Day - SunGard - London | 14/09/2009 | 2622 views
That’s the question that Joseph Yam, CEO of the Hong Kong Monetary Authority, asked the Sibos audience in this afternoon’s welcome address. Specifically, why did it take so long for Sibos to come back to Hong Kong, having last been here 18 years ago? (I agree we should have come back sooner! )
Mr. Yam reflected on the witnessed over th...
Tags: Risk & regulation, Sibos