Former commissioner at the US regulator and DTCC's head of global public policy, leaves to join US options exchange group.
Despite the extension to comply with the final phase of the uncleared margin rules, major operational challenges remain for buy-side firms.
BNY Mellon and State Street were among the six banks that were found to have 'shortcomings' in their resolution plans.
The exit comes at a crucial time in the post-financial crisis regulatory agenda, with multiple rules set to come into force over the next couple of years.
Prime brokers are now stepping up their due diligence of hedge funds, becoming more forensic when looking to bring a hedge fund onto their balance sheet.
Technology, regulation, diversity, Brexit, T2S, the role of the network manager and much more discussed at the annual event, this year held in Athens.
The partnerships expand DTCC's support coverage for the incoming securities financing transaction regulation (SFTR).
Hedge funds are concerned a potential cap on synthetic leverage could cause several problems for certain strategies.
SimCorp research finds only 7% of buy-side firms are ready to comply with the incoming rules in September.
As UK and European regulators clash over post-Brexit share trading rules, it could spell further divergence for post-trade arrangements.