Robert Mackenzie Smith
Robert Mackenzie Smith is a New York-based staff writer on the derivatives desk for Risk.net. His topics of interest include electronic trading, market infrastructure and Tottenham Hotspur Football Club.
He previously worked as a senior reporter at FX Week.
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IBA agreement to keep the benchmark alive would be welcomed but comes with risks, says Bowman
US regulator approves proposal targeted at government securities business
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