David Hann has left his position as managing director of EMEA at low-latency data vendor Activ Financial to join Dubai-based data vendor DirectFN. Hann joined Activ in April last year, prior to which he served as EMEA general manager for Interactive Data's Real-Time data division. His new role sees him relocate to Dubai, following in the footsteps of Bloomberg veteran Kevin Swann, who joined DirectFN earlier this year after leaving his role as Tradeweb market data director (IMD, May 10).
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