As Head of Post-trade Strategy David is responsible for innovating new business ideas across Fidessa's global buy- and sell-side community. He provides detailed and broad-ranging input into the restructuring of business flows across financial markets, from pre-trade through to post-trade and middle office environments. David is currently Co-chair of the FIX Trading Community Post-trade Working Group, and is actively involved in the global industry debate regarding the future of electronic affirmation models.
Innovation and technology usually go hand in hand. Therefore, for innovation to be fully realized, the technology that enables the innovation must be adopted as well. During the last 5 years, we have had innovations from Google, Apple, Read more »
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A UK business could be eligible for a Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme (CBILS), as set out by the UK Government. However, it appears that despite the Government’s best intentions, this scheme is not working in practice and some urgent Read more »
Investors, both private and institutional, are excited about investing in fintechs that are in the payments services business. What are the issues that really should matter to you, as a client? In 2019, institutional investors Read more »
How Digital Transformation is reshaping competition in financial services The message is clear and it’s coming at us from all sides: digitalize now. No business unit seems to be immune to the onslaught of cloud-based, AI-driven, real-time, Read more »
It took just 30 minutes for Knight Capital to lose a staggering $440 million because of glitches in newly deployed code. The catastrophe in 2012 became the infamous poster child of the perilous reputational consequences of poorly monitored trading Read more »
There is a compelling business case for treasury organisations to modernize their existing trading business to newer/upgraded platforms – Business Agility, Digitisation and operational efficiencies. Read more »