Panelists at AFME's Post-Trade conference in London argued T2S has failed to lower costs, enhance efficiencies, and overcome post-trade barriers.
Blockchain start-ups are now facing serious assaults from established market infrastructures and custodians that are developing their own solutions.
Global Custodian takes a deep dive into the nominees for its Editors’ Choice awards at this year’s Leaders in Custody event, next up: the candidates up for Best Innovation in Market Infrastructure.
Global Custodian's 2019 Industry Person of the Year shortlist is revealed, recognising four individuals that have gone above and beyond in the year.
German exchange group enters the digital asset world with plans for issuance, custody, access to liquidity, and banking services.
SIX Group will use Nasdaq’s post-trade technology for pan-European equities and Nordic derivatives.
A fully integrated trading, settlement and custody infrastructure for digital assets is set to launch in 2019.
SIX will consolidate fund processing with Clearstream’s Vestima platform.
As the UK and EU negotiate how their various relations will be governed post-Brexit, the arrangements established with Switzerland are sometimes cited as a possible template. GC spoke to Thomas Zeeb, head of securities and exchanges at SIX, about the lessons the UK securities industry might wish to take from the Swiss experience.
The decision comes amid wider fee pressure from asset managers and other client types as they look to reduce their own operating costs.