Industry Issues & Initiatives

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.

StatPro Joins Cloud Security Alliance

Cloud-based portfolio analytics provider becomes the newest member of the Cloud Security Alliance (CSA) aiming to raise awareness around the cloud computing environment.

Financial Reconciliation: The Road to end-to-end Automation

WatersTechnology is keen to find out more about the challenges and benefits facing capital markets firms when it comes to managing reconciliations and how they should go about assessing the most important features of a reconciliation platform.

Commodity Firms Tighten Up on Spoofing

With increased high-frequency trading in commodities markets likely to increase instances of “spoofing,” the CFTC has said it will be monitoring markets more avidly for instances of spoofing and other forms of market manipulation. Selwyn Parker reports…