Month: September 2016

Headoftrading: Fat Fingers…How Big Is The Problem? Early Detection Of Mismatched Trades Is Key To Managing Risk And Maximizing Profits On The P&L Desk

Fat finger mistakes, AKA mismatched trades, cost global banks, brokers, financial institutions and independent advisors millions of dollars in losses on the P&L desk. It’s a problem too big to ignore, so let’s take a closer look at what happens on a fast moving trading floor where mismatched trades are a common challenge. The error […]

Finance Magnates: Brexit: Will the UK Give MiFID II the Cold Shoulder?

In order to remain a part of the European single market, the UK is likely to adopt MiFID II banking This article was written by Simon Richards, CEO of Fonetic. Brexit and Dodd-Frank With the Brexit vote still a recent memory, many financial institutions are wondering where the banking compliance and regulation ground lies – […]