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AFME : A Roadmap for Integrated, Safe and Efficient Post Trade Services in Europe

12 juni in Article

On 23 May 2018, AFME’s Post Trade Division has published a new White Paper setting out a vision for a future post-trade system in Europe. The paper explores the issues currently impeding progress in European post trade reform and outlines some key objectives for public authorities...

McKinsey & WFE: FinTech decoded – Capturing the opportunity in capital markets infrastructure

05 maart in Article

The report—based on a survey of The World Federation of Exchanges (WFE) members and data from the McKinsey Panorama Fintech database —evaluates the fintech landscape within the capital market infrastructure (CMI) industry, potential uses of new technologies across the value chain, and areas likely to see...

Brexit : Clifford Chance – implications for contract continuity and repapering

22 februari in Article

On 16 February 2018, Clifford Chance published a list of practical options and pertinent considerations with regards contract continuity and repapering. One of the key questions firms need to consider in their Brexit planning is how to deal with cross-border financial services contracts. In a scenario...

Brexit : AFME & Clifford Chance publish FAQs to assist bank clients address contractual questions

20 februari in Article

On 19 February 2018, AFME, together with Clifford Chance, has published guidance to assist bank clients in understanding how their cross-border relationships may be impacted by banks’ plans to adapt to Brexit. The FAQs explain the potential significant impact on contractual relationships for financial services, providing...

VP Dombrovskis speech at Swiss Finance Council: preparing for the Action Plan on Sustainable Finance

14 februari in Article

European Commission Vice-President Dombrovskis speech at Swiss Finance Council on 13 February 2018 The Commission is ready to follow up on the HLEG report's recommendations and deploy sustainable finance at a pan-European scale. Next month, they will present an Action Plan for mobilising green investment and integrating sustainability...

Deloitte & Avaloq : opkomende modellen in de digitaal vermogensadvies

10 januari in Article

Eind 2017 publiceerden Deloitte en Avaloq een gezamenlijke bespreking over digitale adviesverlening inzake vermogensbeheer. In het verslag wordt erop gewezen dat nieuwe modellen voor digitale adviesverlening inzake vermogensbeheer opduiken door de ontwikkelingen binnen de digitale innovatie in de financiële dienstensector. Deze specifieke context betekent dat de vermogensbeheerders...

Initial Coin Offering : uitleg en uitdagingen

21 november in Article

ICO’s, of Initial Coin Offerings, weken sinds enkele maanden steeds meer interesse los. In 2017 haalden startups al meer dan 3 miljard dollar aan financiering op dankzij deze nieuwe financieringsmethode. Investeren via ICO’s is echter niet zonder risico’s… Hoe werkt het? Wanneer een startup een project wil...

Banking Technology – Interview : Fabian Vandenreydt, B-Hive

25 oktober in Article

In an exclusive interview with Daily News at Sibos, Fabian Vandenreydt, executive chairman of collaborative innovation platform B-Hive, explains what it’s doing for creativity and how it will form a separate company for scale-ups. Like Vandenreydt, the origins of B-Hive lie firmly in Belgium. It was...