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Fonetic boosts technology expertise ahead of MiFID II

Appoints VoxSmart CEO as new non-executive director LONDON AND NEW YORK, 22 November, 2016 –Fonetic, the trade floor compliance and surveillance solution provider, has appointed Oliver Blower as non-executive director. Oliver is CEO of London-based telecommunications technology company, VoxSmart, and brings considerable regulation technology (RegTech) experience to his new role. He will support Fonetic developing […]

“Regulators Becoming Proactive And So Should You”

The Finance Magnates London Summit is set to kick off in less than a week, and ahead of the event The Finance Magnates London Summit is set to kick off in less than a week, and ahead of the event several of the upcoming speakers have lent their insight on the current state of the […]

Surveillance tech and managing expectations

Across the pond, quite a bit has been happening actually. As BroadPeak´s Vivek Pathak noted, new European market requirements are looming, forcing the hands of many market participants and technology providers, particularly in the surveillance area. Linking voice and e-coms and cross-market activity may be a regulatory white tower sort of demand in the US, […]

Proving digital intent

Connecting the digital dots has never been easier, according to Fonetic CEO Juan Manuel Soto Whether or not a couple of traders actually pull the trigger on some sort of mischief, Soto’s communications surveillance platform would have already captured and identified many aspects of the possibly illicit interaction, for what it could have been. “Those […]

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 […]