Opinion

27 November 2018

Brexit: where do we stand?

Despite doomsday-predicting doubters, detractors and dissenters on both sides of the channel – and pond – Mrs May seems to have hashed out some semblance of a practical Withdrawal Agreement.

  • Opinion
  • Corporate & investment banking
  • Financial markets infrastructure
  • Regulatory change, compliance & control
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27 November 2018

CSDR heralds regulatory saturation – but levels keep on rising

Are you waving or drowning? With another regulatory deluge on the horizon for 2020, we’re advising our clients to begin working on CSDR as soon as possible.

  • Opinion
  • Corporate & investment banking
  • Regulatory change, compliance & control
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4 November 2018

LIBOR reform – valuations and risk management

Moving to risk free rates will be operationally complex and time consuming, demanding a coordinated effort across multiple teams and departments against a tight timeframe.

  • Opinion
  • Corporate & investment banking
  • Financial markets infrastructure
  • Group risk & capital
  • Regulatory change, compliance & control
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2 November 2018

LIBOR reform and market adoption – are RFRs friend or foe?

How will market participants agree the fall-back rate for Libor, Euribor, or similar ‘Ibors’? Right now, there is no clear solution to satisfy all.

  • Opinion
  • Corporate & investment banking
  • Financial markets infrastructure
  • Regulatory change, compliance & control
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29 October 2018

The adoption of fintech by third-party administrators – creating service enhancements or cutting their costs?

Covering over 80% of the market (based on total assets under administration), our study of leading custodian banks explores where, how and why major global firms are developing and deploying fintech across their business and operating models.

  • Opinion
  • Asset management
  • Corporate & investment banking
  • Technology
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18 October 2018

From LIBOR to RFRs – avoiding the headache of Herculean change

As the latest LIBOR convictions hit international news headlines, our new blog series explores the key areas impacted by the move to RFRs and practical approaches needed to make major change successful.

  • Opinion
  • Corporate & investment banking
  • Regulatory change, compliance & control
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9 October 2018

What would you have chosen, if you could, Ada?

Let’s champion developing the self-confidence and self-knowledge to make choices, not channel people into particular choices. 

  • Opinion
  • Corporate & investment banking
  • Financial markets infrastructure
  • Learning & development
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4 October 2018

Central Securities Depositories Regulation – harmony or confusion?

Our new blog series explores the key challenges of new Central Securities Depositories regulation (CSDR) for EU member states’ CSDs and direct CSD customers.

  • Opinion
  • Corporate & investment banking
  • Financial markets infrastructure
  • Regulatory change, compliance & control
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