Archive for: December, 2009
Elizabeth Lumley - Finextra - London | 17/12/2009 | 3173 views
Finextra is soon to head off in our separate directions for our Christmas break. So I thought I would scribble down some New Year predictions.
Fed up with Sibos prices, a 'major international bank' will set up a snack booth outside one of Amsterdam's various cafes - attendees claim bratwurst at the show was the best ever and would gladly pay twi...
Elizabeth Lumley - Finextra - London | 10/12/2009 | 2875 views
Today's Innovation in Payments rountable, sponsored by the Visa Europe Research Fellowship at the Centre for the Study of Financial Innovation, was filled with many 'what ifs' in regards to the Payments Services Directive.
What if settlement risk increases as a result of all these potential new payment institution entrants?
What if Tesco decide t...
Tags: Cards, Payments
Elizabeth Lumley - Finextra - London | 08/12/2009 | 2594 views
Finextra and BT recently held a webcast looking at the future of financial networks.
The lively, transatlantic debate, with expert panalists from NY and London, soon turned towards Asia.
Here are some excerpts from our discussion:
"People [in Asia] are very interested to know what is going on in the US in regards to transparency and fairness," -...
Tags: Dealing rooms, Trade execution