I understand that you worked on the buy side for a number of years before joining the ranks of the consultants?
Yes. I started my career working for Schroder Asset Management in 1986 in contracts, corporate actions and dividends. I moved into special projects, which looked at systems to improve workflows and cut costs within the company. I then worked as an IT manager on the fixed-income desk, where I was involved in developing trading systems and improving data management. I joined Citisoft
James talks about his trip to Chicago and some of the interesting topics that came up (including a look at disaster recovery demands). Then Anthony and James touch on ISDA's initial margin rules, with Phase 3 going live next year.Subscribe to Weekly Wrap emails