12 March 2012
Buy-side financial institutions are lagging behind sell-side firms in getting ready for the sweeping reforms on sectors such as over-the-counter (OTC) derivatives enacted in 2010 under the Dodd-Frank Act, says research issued today from IT consultancy Rule Financial. Sell-side firms are making large changes to operations and IT, investing heavily in client execution and clearing propositions that will become operational in 2012 . The buy-side Ė such as large fund management operations - is taking a different approach, placing a heavy reliance on the sell-side to provide a solution to the problems created by the new regulation, the report, based on answers from 33 respondents, said.
2 February 2011
Calypso Technology, the San Francisco-headquartered financial services software firm, has appointed David Little as director of strategy and business development. In his new role Little will focus on the development of the firmís securities finance and collateral management offering and will be working closely with both product managers and the sales team, Calypso said in a statement . Little joins the company from the London-based consultancy Rule Financial, where he was a partner and had founded, led and expanded its securities finance business unit during his tenure.
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