The buy side is in a state of flux and anticipation, according to a number of prominent voices emerging from TradeTech 2007, the annual gathering of banks, buy-side firms and technology vendors, held in Paris at the end of last month. More than 1500 delegates – just shy of 40% representing buy-side firms in Europe and the US – spent three days discussing the challenges currently facing the industry.
Market developments, ranging from regulations to new trading venues and the increasing quest f
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