24 July 2016
More blog posts
Gary Wright
a non-active Finextra member

Economic rebuild hope not despair

29 March 2012  |  2351 views  |  0 comments | recommendations Recommends 0

The Editorial Intelligence breakfast debate encompassed a varied panel and a very eclectic audience that produced a fascinating couple of hours and at the end, an almost uplifting feeling. Not to be t...

Gary Wright
a non-active Finextra member

The financial inevitability of Clearing House consolidation

20 March 2012  |  3610 views  |  2 comments | recommendations Recommends 0

In Europe we are blessed (If that’s the right word) with many Clearing Houses. We are told that this provides competition and drives down prices while producing an environment for innovation. Can anyo...

GroupPost-Trade Forum
Gary Wright
a non-active Finextra member

What happens when a Clearing House goes bust?

07 March 2012  |  4119 views  |  1 comments | recommendations Recommends 0

Today the chances that a Clearing House will default in the future have never been more likely. Political pressure and regulatory resolve is creating a risk concentrator within the clearing houses so ...

TagsTrade executionRisk & regulationGroupPost-Trade Forum
Gary Wright
a non-active Finextra member

An old world for Stock Borrowing and Lending

30 January 2012  |  4692 views  |  0 comments | recommendations Recommends 0

The announcement of the ESMA industry consultation relating to this year’s implementation of new regulations for the revision of the markets for short selling, including stock borrowing and lending c...

TagsTrade executionSibosGroupPost-Trade Forum
Gary Wright
a non-active Finextra member

Breaking up of the Euro contingency projects

25 January 2012  |  3449 views  |  4 comments | recommendations Recommends 0

Much to my surprise I found out recently that a large number of UK Banks have already been working on their plans for the eventual breakup of the Euro. As I understand it the banks are basing their pl...

TagsPaymentsRisk & regulationGroupPost-Trade Forum
Gary Wright
a non-active Finextra member

A plan for euro replacement

28 November 2011  |  3159 views  |  2 comments | recommendations Recommends 0

As the politicians in the Eurozone appear incapable of coming up with a rescue plan or any plan to implement an orderly retreat I have been thinking of what might happen. So far the politicians’ only ...

TagsCardsGroupPost-Trade Forum
Gary Wright
a non-active Finextra member

What's the point of MTFs?

07 November 2011  |  3513 views  |  0 comments | recommendations Recommends 0

When MiFID was written one of its objectives was to create increased competition to the Stock Exchanges. The view being that the Stock Exchanges were operating in what looked like a monopoly and with ...

TagsSibosWholesale bankingGroupPost-Trade Forum
Gary Wright
a non-active Finextra member

Beware of Greeks Bearing Gifts!

02 November 2011  |  3331 views  |  4 comments | recommendations Recommends 0

No sooner than the Eurozone crisis appears to be moving into calmer waters than another shock wave hits. Only a week ago it looked like Merkel and Sarkozy had agreed a deal to buy some time to ultimat...

TagsPaymentsGroupPost-Trade Forum
Gary Wright
a non-active Finextra member

An Obituary to Steve Jobs

06 October 2011  |  3243 views  |  0 comments | recommendations Recommends 0

Genius is a over used word but in describing Steve Jobs it is just not enough. His imagination and will to succeed changed the world. Visionaries are short on the ground these days and the world has l...

Gary Wright
a non-active Finextra member

Short selling the argument

26 August 2011  |  4329 views  |  4 comments | recommendations Recommends 0

I have been debating the importance of short selling to markets and investors over the past few days and next year will be creating a debate for the Post Trade Forum on short selling. However, what ha...

GroupPost-Trade Forum
Previous 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 Next
members
27,330
Members
comments
15,749
Comments
blogs
10,298
Posts
bloggers 
1,085
Active bloggers

Top bloggers: 30 days

Most viewed Engaging
Robert Siciliano
Robert Siciliano

Security analyst, published author, tele...

Graham Seel
Graham Seel

Consultant to Fintech firms selling to,...

Cornelius Nandyal
Cornelius Nandyal

Partner at Associates in Capital Markets...

Keith Stonell
Keith Stonell

I'm the EMEA managing director at Guidew...

Tayloe Draughon
Tayloe Draughon

eTrading technology & fintech innovator

Who is commenting on these posts

Vicente Quesada
Ketharaman Swaminathan
Laura Glynn
Tayloe Draughon
João Bohner
Sreeram Yegappan
Michael King
Larry Moss
Bo Harald
Howard Berg
Ahmed Al Derbas
Paul Lashmet