Lisa O’Connor, head of capital markets strategy at SWIFT, talks to Global Custodian about how the cooperative plans to position its services to enable more efficient end-to-end transaction management, based on ISO 20022.
Former UBS operations executive, Colin Parry, will lead the organisation from 1 September.
A number of blockchain harmonisation initiatives are currently in play at SWIFT, and some version of standards could be agreed upon soon.
The paper found measurability and comparability of non-financial performance is holding back asset managers embracing ESG within their portfolios.
Long-serving post-trade expert to depart SWIFT for new role.