Author Archives: Sarah Hathaway

Sheryl Brown Talks Social Media Best Practices

Ash Brokerage’s social media guru Sheryl Brown talks to FTF News editor, Eugene Grygo, about best practices and lessons learned from using social media. Join FTF for our annual SMAC New York 2015 conference on social media and compliance in the … Continue reading

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FTF Rings Nasdaq Opening Bell

Financial Technologies Forum was honored to ring the Nasdaq Opening Bell on September 18, 2014, kicking off our annual FTF SMAC NY event focusing on social media and compliance in financial services. Experience the exciting moments with the FTF team … Continue reading

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Sue Mayham on How Corporate Actions Has Changed

Our FTF News Chief Editor, Eugene Grygo, recently had the opportunity to sit down with Corporate actions processing veteran Sue Mayham at our recent CAPCon New York conference.  They were able to discuss the changes Sue has seen during her years overseeing … Continue reading

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Kevin McPartland on the G.O.P. Landslide and the Pace of Derivatives Reform

Greenwich Associates’ Kevin McPartland was the chairperson for FTF’s recent DerivOps New York conference.  Our FTF News Chief Editor, Eugene Grygo had the opportunity to sit down with Kevin and discuss the effects of the recent mid-term elections in the … Continue reading

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Multiple Prime Utility: the key to transforming the fund manager/prime broker relationship

Guest Contributor: Sudhanshu Bahadur, Vishal Bakshi and Valcony Sun, Sapient Global Markets Since the financial crisis, Fund Managers have increasingly moved away from using a single custodian and diversified their risk by splitting the basket under multiple Prime Brokers (PBs). … Continue reading

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The 7 Data Extraction Problems That Plague Corporate Actions and the 1 Solution to Them All

Guest Contributor: Adam Devine, VP Product Marketing & Strategic Partnerships, WorkFusion   Whether you provide a corporate actions feed or integrate them at an institution, you know that the gold standards for data accuracy, speed, and efficiency are rising. If … Continue reading

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Tax Alert on Recently Announced Relief on Money Market Fund Floating NAV Wash Sale, Form 1099-B and Gain/Loss Calculations

Guest Contributor:  Stevie D. Conlon, Senior Director and Tax Counsel, Wolters Kluwer Financial Services The author thanks John Kareken and Anna Vayser of Wolters Kluwer Financial Services for their assistance. There were several important announcements made last month by the … Continue reading

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