Luke Clancy is the London-based editor-at-large for Risk.net.
Over the past 20 years spent in financial journalism, his previous positions have included: supplements editor, Risk magazine; editor of Hedge Funds Review, ETF Risk and Custody Risk (all formerly published by Incisive Media (now Infopro Digital)); senior investment writer, Investment Week (published by Incisive Media); deputy editor, Global Investor (Euromoney); managing editor, Engaged Investor and Pensions Insight (Newsquest Specialist Media); editor, World Mining Stocks (Aspermont UK); editor, Global Pensions and deputy editor, Professional Pensions (MSM International); online editor, Private Wealth Advisor and Offshore Red (Camden Publishing).
Government push to overhaul satellite technology could improve time-stamping accuracy for trading firms – and for regulators
FCMs, including Goldman and JP, stump up $44 million to fund FIA Tech push to standardise trade processing
Risk Live: big speed-ups for quantum-powered models could prompt bigger questions from regulators
The firm is the main Western investor in three of the worst emitters. It has yet to change their ways
LedgerEdge trading system aims to stop prices moving against users requesting quotes in larger sizes
Former CFTC chair says managing collateral by distributed ledger technology would enable better oversight of risks
Industry groups and tech experts worry that proposed last-minute changes will introduce new risks
Poor disclosure, sub-par returns and share dilution are highlighted as risks of so-called ‘blank-cheque’ companies
Asset manager Aegon hits out at “flawed” ESG ratings methodologies
Industry confronts competing models and hard questions in search of better allocations workflow
Market participants fear a “horrible” relocation project and more room for latency arbitrage
Financial Conduct Authority resists calls to diverge from EU’s tick size regime
Buy-side use of average pricing contributed to rash of failed trades and give-ups last March
Three large FCMs say standardising trade allocations could prevent a repeat of breaks seen during Covid volatility
Investors decry European rule that forces them to trade some equities in whole tick sizes
State fund and MIT’s business school look to improve ESG data and to reflect all investors’ views
Asset managers endorse UK move on caps and back changes to EU’s unloved share trading restrictions
FCA gives London dark pools an edge over EU rivals, but will fund managers use it?
Pension fund needs ESG alternatives to bonds to help close its funding deficit
Technologists working to automate indications of interest from trading desks