Day: January 16, 2019

Oil up 20% in 8 days. What’s next?

16.01.2019

The price of brent crude oil has shot up by nearly 20% in just over a week, following our 2018 prediction that the oil market would be the comeback king for this year. So why has oil jumped, what’s next and how can you take advantage? Keep reading to find out! The facts behind the […]

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HSBC settles $250 billion of FX trades on blockchain platform

16.01.2019

HSBC has settled around three million FX trades worth up to $250 billion using blockchain, suggesting the new technology is becoming widely accepted in day-to-day operations. The solution, called HSBC FX Everywhere, has been used over the past year to orchestrate payments across HSBC’s internal balance sheet. Using a shared permissioned ledger, it transforms the […]

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Charles River long-serving CFO departs following State Street acquisition

16.01.2019

Charles River Development’s chief financial officer has departed the firm after serving in the role for more than a decade following its acquisition by State Street late last year. David Weber has joined AxiomSL, a regulatory reporting, risk and data management specialist, as chief operating officer and chief financial officer. He has more than 30 […]

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