Recent regulations have obliged ﬁnancial services companies to provide greater visibility into their operations. The European Union’s Markets in Financial Instruments Directive II (MiFID II) and its UK sibling, the Markets Abuse Regulation (MAR), has […]
Following the 2008 financial crisis, the US and European approaches to reforming the financial sector were markedly different, with European rules resulting in far more onerous capital and trade reporting requirements.
In June 2018, the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) published version 2.1 of its Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG), the international standard for making Web and mobile content more accessible to people with disabilities.
It’s been dubbed the “Next Big Thing” of finance. It’s been compared to options trading in the 1980s. It’s been described as an innovation with revolutionary implications for the marketplace. Perhaps less favourably, it has […]
In 2018 the Hollywood movie Crazy Rich Asians became the highest grossing romantic comedy for more than a decade. The film tells the story of the culture clash between Asian-American Rachel Chu and her boyfriend's […]
In comparison to relatively stagnant rates of growth in the US and Europe, the dynamics of the Asia Pacific markets hold an obvious appeal. Financial institutions are increasingly keen to capitalise on these opportunities, while […]