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Responsibility and accountability of the LIBOR scandal

13 July 2012  |  2862 views  |  0  |  Recommends 2

At a meeting of City friends I was intrigued by the discussion concerning responsibility and accountability in financial services today. Bearing in mind the age range within the discussion and our vas...

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LIBOR Scandal and the way we were

02 July 2012  |  2372 views  |  2  |  Recommends 1

Since 1969 I have seen just about all the changes that have created the financial markets we have today, some good some bad, but generally for the good. Beginning like that you might expect that I am ...

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Does Germany have the courage to lead?

27 June 2012  |  2267 views  |  0  |  Recommends 0

Time is dragging on and yet another round of summits passes by with political leaders still posturing, seemingly unable to agree policies or implement anything that will tackle the global economic pro...

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The inevitability of inflation

10 May 2012  |  2002 views  |  0  |  Recommends 0

Austerity is the new global standard with Governments all over the world trying to get balance back into their sovereign debt. The knock-on effects are there for all to see. The Greek people have reac...

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SWIFTs future role in financial markets

04 May 2012  |  2155 views  |  0  |  Recommends 0

The news that SWIFT is not going to be the registration authority for LEIs is ultimately a good thing for SWIFT. As the finance industry changes and new technologies emerge, it’s inevitable that SWIF...

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Data challenge for T plus 2

25 April 2012  |  2567 views  |  0  |  Recommends 0

Any shortening of the settlement cycle is clearly going to tax operations to complete all the tasks necessary to settle only two days after trade date. I remember being head of operations when the mov...

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Payments within T plus 2

20 April 2012  |  3626 views  |  0  |  Recommends 0

As far as we know, today, the European Markets will be moving to a T+2 settlement cycle by the 4th quarter in 2013. This is a precursor harmonisation, necessary for the implementation of T2S in 20...

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Is T2S still relevant?

03 April 2012  |  2956 views  |  0  |  Recommends 0

Way back in 2006 the idea of T2S became a reality. In the years since the creation of the Euro, the European securities markets have continued to lag badly behind the European project to create a sing...

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LEI and FIX the missing opportunity

16 March 2012  |  1943 views  |  0  |  Recommends 0

As the instigation of Legal Entity identifiers (LEIs) gathers pace and designs are becoming cemented, the question of ownership and implementation is still to be answered. What has already been accept...

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Who owns what in a CCP default

14 March 2012  |  2965 views  |  1  |  Recommends 0

Clearing Houses are becoming even more important in the markets as regulatory and political change forces OTC into their systems and onto their balance sheets. Who knows if the balance sheets of Clear...

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