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Short selling the argument

26 August 2011  |  4383 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 has amazed me is the almost complete lack of understanding there is around about the importance of short selling. It has certainly become emotive. The...

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Outsourcing takes a blow

15 August 2011  |  5145 views  |  0 comments | recommendations Recommends 0

The recent announcement by Penson that it is undertaking a massive restructuring worldwide including selling the UK (and potentially the Australian) Back office outsourcing business could be an indicator that the existing outsourced industry is about to go into a mass change. Penson have tried to become a world supplier of back office outsourced s...

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The value of European CCPs

03 August 2011  |  3225 views  |  0 comments | recommendations Recommends 0

In an industry full of risks the role of the central counterparty is perhaps the most important of the market infrastructures. The recent past shows distinctly how much firms have had to rely on CCPs ...

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