IBOR Breakfast Briefing: Buy versus Build Debate Rages On

The IBOR Breakfast Briefing was held in London on December 3, 2013.

Speaking to an audience of asset managers and other buy-side professionals at London's Grosvenor House hotel, the panel debated whether the very nature of an IBOR product precluded taking a vendor solution.

"This is an integration problem, and I don't see how you can hand that over to a vendor," said Colin Gibson, head of data architecture, Markets and International Banking at the Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS). "Certainly, a vendor may have a role to play, but you have to deal with a lot of inter