Given regional differences, the pace of derivatives reform implementation is uneven but Asia is slowly progressing through the different deadlines.
A look at the concept of smart contracts and how they can be used to help manage OTC derivatives documentation.
Blockchain technology may seem futuristic to some, but there is a use for it in today’s OTC derivatives market. Smart contracts are one example. In a Q&A, Robin Moody, Global Head of SmartDX, explores the concept of smart contracts and how they can be used to help manage OTC derivatives documentation, and support regulatory compliance now. Learn more in an upcoming derivatives documentation webinar.
John Van Verre
John van Verre, global head of custody and treasury at HSBC, talks to DerivSource about the technology challenges firms face as they try to optimize collateral for cleared OTC derivatives trades. He discusses his firm’s newly expanded collateral service, launched in May, how it will give firms an overview of their global inventory, and help firms deal with a potential securities shortfall.