People Moves: DTCC, Torstone, Nasdaq and more

A look at some recent people moves in the capital markets technology and data space.

Torstone hires Farrell as head of North America

Torstone Technology, a post-trade securities and derivatives processing software-as-a-service (SaaS) platform provider, announced that Sam Farrell has joined the vendor as head of North America.

Farrell will be based in Toronto and will oversee all of Torstone’s US and Canadian operations. Before joining Torstone, Farrell worked in Canadian financial services for 35 years, namely at RBC, TD Securities, Scotiabank and Credit Suisse Canada.


Only users who have a paid subscription or are part of a corporate subscription are able to print or copy content.

To access these options, along with all other subscription benefits, please contact or view our subscription options here:

You are currently unable to copy this content. Please contact to find out more.

Sorry, our subscription options are not loading right now

Please try again later. Get in touch with our customer services team if this issue persists.

New to Waterstechnology? View our subscription options

Firms step up non-compete use to protect tech, data IP

US states are increasingly banning or limiting the use of non-compete contracts, but financial firms are using them more frequently to safeguard proprietary tech and data assets—including the knowledge of the individuals who work on them.

You need to sign in to use this feature. If you don’t have a WatersTechnology account, please register for a trial.

Sign in
You are currently on corporate access.

To use this feature you will need an individual account. If you have one already please sign in.

Sign in.

Alternatively you can request an individual account here