Editorial

Counterparties come to the sustainable fore

Lynn Strongin Dodds explains how trading fits into the ESG paradigm. Sustainability is often linked to actual investments but increasingly the remit has broadened with...

Buyside profile: The many moving pieces of the trading room

Inés de Trémiolles, Global Head of Trading at BNP Paribas Asset Management, talks to Shanny Basar about automation across asset classes, hybrid working, and...

Buyside Profile: Cathy Gibson

Cathy Gibson, global head of trading at Ninety One explains the changing dynamics of a global trading desk. How have current events impacted the market...

From Buyside to Sellside

It’s been five years since Nanette J. Buziak, won the Trader of the Year Equities Award at the Markets Choice Awards 2017. After being...

Profile: Nicky Maan

Nicky Maan, CEO of Spectrum Markets, explains why now is the right time for a new derivatives trading platform What were the drivers behind Spectrum...

‘Huge’ Potential for ESG Futures

Caterina Caramaschi, global head of equity derivatives at ICE, said environmental, social and governance futures have huge growth potential as the global notional open...

Regulation & compliance: Action not words

D&I has become increasingly important but financial service firms need to stop talking and be more proactive. Lynn Strongin Dodds. Although diversity and inclusion are...

Technology: Coming out of the cold

Heather McKenzie looks at how Snowflake’s cloud technology is changing the way financial services companies use data. Contrary to the common view that buyside firms...

Research: A change of heart

Lynn Strongin Dodds assesses whether the FCA and European Commission’s reversals will have any impact on small cap research. One of the biggest concerns of...

Digital assets – Cutting through the noise

Jannah Patchay, founder of Markets Evolution assesses the digital asset landscape and the benefits it can bring to market participants. Last year was all about...

Buyside focus: Sharing the burden

Gill Wadsworth looks at how outsourcing has become a permanent fixture on the post pandemic landscape. The unwelcome arrival of Omicron, the latest Covid variant,...

Derivatives trading focus: Restricting access to derivatives

In 2022 regulation and market activity may see greater adoption of derivatives, but traders need to be cognisant of their limitations. Dan Barnes reports. Derivatives,...

Buyside profile: Kristian West

Kristian West, head of JP Morgan Asset Management’s investment platform, explains how the asset manager is driving greater scale, efficiency and standardisation across the...

Buyside focus: The ESG jigsaw

Data fragmentation is not new in ESG but the pressure is mounting to find a solution as inflows skyrocket into sustainable funds, writes Lynn...

Fintech: Tying the knot

Heather McKenzie looks at why so many fintechs and banks are ready to walk down the technology aisle together. It is a perfect match –...