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Julia Schieffer


Julia Schieffer is the Founder & Editor of, a leading online information source for OTC derivatives and post-trade professionals. A seasoned journalist, Julia specialises in OTC derivatives pre- and post-trade operations, technology (fintech/regtech), risk management and regulation. Prior to starting up DerivSource, Julia wrote for multiple trade publications both in the US and UK and was managing editor for Operations Management, a publication of Institutional Investor News/Euromoney PLC. She was a Board Member for the Women in Listed Derivatives (WILD) group in London from 2011 to 2021.

Latest From Julia Schieffer

TS Imagine Connects to Coinbase Prime

TS Imagine, a global leader in trading, portfolio and risk management solutions for capital markets, has successfully connected with Coinbase Prime, the prime broker for digital assets, to offer institutional clients a fully regulated path to tra...

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The World Federation of Exchanges New Research Finds Circuit Breakers Effective as Tools to Manage Volatility

 The World Federation of Exchanges (“The WFE”), the global industry group for exchanges and CCPs, today published a new research paper titled “Circuit breakers and market quality,” which studies their effectiveness during times of volatility...

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Acadia Launches New Pre-Trade Analytics Service

Newly created service will help firms track impact of IM Exposure ‍Acadia, the leading industry provider of integrated risk management services for the derivatives community, today has announced the launch of its new Pre-Trade Analytics (PTA) ...

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New European ESG Reporting Service for Asset Managers Launched by Broadridge Ahead of Upcoming SFDR Requirements

To better help asset managers of European funds be prepared for the upcoming compliance requirements and regulatory disclosure obligations under the Sustainable Finance Disclosure Regulation (SFDR), global Fintech leader Broadridge Financial Solu...

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Eurex wins one of the world’s largest pension fund managers for repo clearing

As of mid-June 2022, APG Asset Management N.V. will start trading and clearing centrally cleared repos for its clients via ISA DirectEurex’s ISA Direct clearing service aims to broaden direct CCP access for centrally cleared repo and OTC interest...

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FINBOURNE Technology appoints Robert Byrne as CTO, as it expands into North America and Asia-Pacific

SaaS Investment Data Management Provider, FINBOURNE Technology, announces the appointment of Robert Byrne in the role of Chief Technology Officer (CTO) as it continues to forge ahead with its cloud-native, API-first investment data management pla...

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Baton Systems adds LCH SA to its expanding CCP network

The addition of LCH SA means Clearing Members can now automate and optimise collateral movements across a substantial proportion of their collateral holdings Baton Systems (“Baton”), the global fintech digitally transforming post-trade pr...

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Tower Research Chooses Torstone for Post-trade Services

Torstone Technology, a leading global SaaS platform provider for post-trade securities, derivatives and crypto-currency processing, announced today that Tower Research Capital, the global electronic market maker, has entered into an agreement to ...

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