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.
Today’s food supply chains are global, connected and generally efficient, but the COVID-19 pandemic has shone a spotlight on areas of weakness. The urgent need for robust and resilient systems and processes has been brought sharply into focus, and Read more »
The financial services sector has lived through many global disruptions, but the nature of recent events has put an unprecedented strain on operational resilience; from needing to ensure critical functions could continue with skeleton staff and Read more »
We’ve seen many fields change rapidly as a result of the integration of modern technological advancements over the last couple of decades. And it looks like more is coming on the horizon as well, judging by current trends. One of the markets that Read more »
Ground control and Captain Tom When veteran Captain Tom Moore decided to walk one hundred laps of his garden before his 100th birthday to raise funds to support NHS heroes battling Covid-19 from the frontline, he never imagined that he would Read more »
PSD2 obliges ASPSPs including banks, e-wallets, prepaid cards and other companies that offer payment accounts to provide at least one channel for secure communication with third party providers (TPP). Even neobanks or e-money institutions, including 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 »