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February 16, 2017 11:55 AM GMT

When banks and millennials collide

While banks are keen to hire millennials to help bolster their digitisation and innovation, the young workforce should also do more to understand the long-held traditions of the industry.

February 16, 2017 11:46 AM GMT

unASSETable: The risks of asset segregation

Asset segregation rules were brought in to protect customer accounts following the aftermath of the financial crisis, but contradictory rules across different regulations mean that fragmentation and liquidity issues are looming, writes Paul Walsh.

February 15, 2017 10:45 AM GMT

The BIG Interview: Euroclear’s Brigitte Daurelle

Global Custodian chats to Euroclear’s CEO of ESES (Euroclear Belgium, Euroclear France and Euroclear Nederland) markets, Brigitte Daurelle, to discuss the recent migration of wave four of T2S, issues with testing that led up to the wave and the future of the post-trade space in Europe.

February 10, 2017 11:00 AM GMT

T2S progress marks new era for post-trade

The successful migration of wave four of the ECB’s T2S initiative opens the door for future benefits in the European post-trade space.

February 06, 2017 11:50 AM GMT

The need for an evolving workforce in an evolving industry

Securities services firms need to embrace the millennial generation in a rapidly changing industry, but experts warn ‘quick learning does not fully compensate for a relative lack of industry experience’.

February 03, 2017 12:30 PM GMT

Trump orders Dodd-Frank review

UPDATED: President Trump will order a review of the Dodd-Frank Act and Fiduciary Rule which could see major roll-back of rules.

January 30, 2017 2:10 PM GMT

The BIG Interview: Clearstream's Philippe Seyll

Global Custodian chats to the co-CEO of Clearstream Banking Philippe Seyll to discuss the influence of quantitative easing on the securities lending market, progress on initial margin requirements and the future of FinTech in the collateral management space.

January 25, 2017 10:57 AM GMT

A responsibility and a differentiator

Having a diverse workforce has been proven to reap better returns and be good for business on top of creating equality within society, but is the securities services industry doing all it can? Jonathan Watkins investigates.

January 16, 2017 2:25 PM GMT

Why moving OTC clearing could hurt everyone

There is a real risk that clearing of OTC euro denominated derivatives could move to the EU post-Brexit, but it could hurt Europe just as much as the UK. Charles Gubert investigates…

January 13, 2017 3:25 PM GMT

When worlds collide

Finance and technology have collided in such a fashion that the combination even got its own term, but these are two very different worlds. Jonathan Watkins looks at how financial institutions can attract the best tech talent and what it‚ is like to work for a FinTech start-up.