On Tuesday, December 13th I presented to the CFTC Technology Advisory Committee. Chairman Gensler and Commissioners O’Malia and Wetjan were all there. Each panelist, myself included, gave a 15 minute opening and then we participated in an open Q&A with the Chairman, Commissioners and the members of the TAC. Maybe I’m just optimistic, but it… Read More »
SEFCON II is on Monday, October 3. Chris Giancarlo who’s both the head of the WMBAA and Executive Vice President at GFI Group came in to speak with us about what we should expect to see at SEFCON II. The agenda for the event was also published today – quite a list of politicians and… Read More »
This is my written testimony for the Senate Banking Committee hearing on July 29, 2011 focused on Swap Execution Facilities. What I actually said at the hearing was a subset of this. You can watch (rather than read) the entire hearing on the Senate Banking Committee website here. —– Chairman Reed, Ranking Member Crapo, and… Read More »
These quotes were taken from my presentation and panel moderation at the Calypso customer event in San Francisco earlier this week. We had a great debate on the panel between LCH and CME as to who’s model was better. If we agreed anything it was that the neither model is necessarily better, they’re just different.… Read More »
I was a part of the end user panel, so this gives you a good idea of how buy side firms and corporate end users are thinking. My opening remarks are 33 minutes into the video.
First, I’d like to thank Commissioner O’Malia and his staff for inviting us here today for what is shaping up to be a very informative day. I’m Kevin McPartland, Head of Rates and Credit Research at TABB Group. We are an independent research and advisory firm focused solely on the institutional capital markets. Everyone finally… Read More »
I’ll be giving the keynote address at this event in New York on October 19th. Here are the relevant bits from the PR: Informatica Corporation (INFA), the world’s number one independent provider of data integration software, today announced Chicago and New York City dates and speakers for its Zero Latency Tour, a global series of customer-driven events showcasing… Read More »
CFTC Chairman, Gary Gensler, Other Key Regulators and Industry Leaders To Discuss Trends and Outlook in Wake of Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform Act NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Wholesale Markets Brokers’ Association, Americas (WMBAA) is pleased to announce panel information for its inaugural Swap Execution Facility conference which will be held in Washington, D.C. on October 4, 2010… Read More »