FEATURES

November 16, 2017 10:22 AM GMT

Custodians turn to new technologies to tackle cyber threat

When the World Economic Forum (WEF) buckets cyber-security alongside extreme weather events, natural disasters and terrorism in its annual assessment of global risks, the banking industry will typically sit up and listen.

November 10, 2017 11:00 AM GMT

The Volcker Overrule

US regulators are seeking ways to improve the controversial Volker Rule, but will the vastly unpopular regulation be reformed?

October 30, 2017 10:21 AM GMT

Europe's short selling rules up for review

Industry pressure is forcing European regulators to rethink short selling regulations enforced post-financial crisis. Should we expect a scale back?

October 10, 2017 1:20 PM GMT

Sibos preview: Canada's unscathed custody market

As the global financial world flirted with collapse in 2008, Canada’s banking system came out not only relatively unscathed but enhanced. How has this faired on its custody industry? 

October 04, 2017 2:20 PM GMT

Making sense of big data

The last few years have been spent lauding the virtues of big data in financial services, but has it been overhyped?

October 03, 2017 1:38 PM GMT

Custodians in prime position

Prime brokers have significantly shrunk their financing services for hedge funds, paving the way for custodians to fill their place.