Tag: Blockchain

The Big Interview: Alan Marquard

Chief strategy and development officer at CLS, Alan Marquard, sits down with The TRADE to discuss the buy-side’s increasingly active role in FX settlement, the importance of the FX Global Code of Conduct for the industry, and provide an update on CLS’s recent blockchain projects.

Targeting talent: The industry’s new battleground

Attracting and retaining the brightest talent available has become the new battleground for investment banks as new compliance obligations and technology developments create warring factions desperate to secure the best personnel possible. Hayley McDowell tells the story behind this method of attack and finds out that a talent shortage could be just on the horizon for major players.