LIBOR Transition slow to progress in the Loan Market

LIBOR Transition slow to progress in the Loan Market

Introduction by Graham Broyd and article by William Shaw. Broyd Partners helped William Shaw at Bloomberg with this article. Loan market traction is slow, but we believe will accelerate now. Loan IQ – the Finastra deal booking system that is used by over 70% of...
A Regulatory Framework for Crypto

A Regulatory Framework for Crypto

By Graham Broyd There has been a lot of noise and several prominent announcements over the regulation of crypto and digital asset supporting firms in the last nine months. These include SEC Chair Gary Gensler’s recent comments that digital assets are “rife...
How do Markets desks really perform?

How do Markets desks really perform?

By John Feeney of Martialis Consulting. Almost every firm with a trading-desk capability periodically reviews the performance of their sales and trading teams. Typically, this is done using internal 2nd line (risk) and 3rd line (audit) resources at regular intervals...
Silvergate to be exclusive Issuer of Facebook’s StableCoin

Silvergate to be exclusive Issuer of Facebook’s StableCoin

Introduction by Graham Broyd, article by Bloomberg Big congratulations to our friends and colleagues at Silvergate. The exclusive issuer of Facebook’s Diem StableCoin. A cryptocurrency tied to the value of the US Dollar – thus eliminating currency...
Tolerance for Third-Party Services

Tolerance for Third-Party Services

By Funsho Oshewa and Kerry Hallet. Meji Partners. The OCC, SEC, FCA, and other international regulatory authorities are showing a lower tolerance for firms experiencing operational resiliency issues when caused by outsourcing their critical functions/”important...