Financial Tech Talk: Automating OTC Trading Under Dodd-Frank Part 1


Moving over-the-counter (OTC) trading onto electronic swap execution facilities (SEFs) will affect some 85 percent of OTC trading systems within firms, according to research from industry consultancy Rule Financial.

In this first part of a two-part audiocast, Sell-Side Technology speaks with industry veteran Ciaran Henry about preparing legacy OTC systems for real-time and intra-day reporting, as well as the opportunity to leverage the new reporting capabilities as a prime broker offering.

In the second part, posted separately, the conversation turns to how firms can leverage existing low-latency infrastructures and smart order-routing to prepare for the rocky maturation of this new electronic market.


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