Industry Issues & Initiatives

R3 Gets $107 Million Funding

The consortium calls the first two of three funding tranches the largest raised for distributed-ledger technology.

Where Are the Women?

Why the lack of gender diversity in finance leads to less revenue for the buy side.

Fearless Girls and the Board Seat

Diversity is in the news these days and Emilia points out women are looking for inspiration to reach leadership roles in banks.

Slowdown Showdown: Exchanges Eye Speed Bumps

Three exchanges have filed with the SEC regarding implementing either a delay mechanism or order types similar to what IEX operates, following its approval as a national exchange less than a year ago.