In presentations and panel discussions over two days, these experts explored the effect of shrinking margins as more instruments became exchange traded rather than OTC and the conflicts that creates. They shared what exchanges are doing today to respond to the challenges wrought by competition, globalization, and rapid technology advances. And they looked into the future and discussed the multi-asset, multi-currency, and multi-region trading that holds out the promise of future success.
The book is based on the discussion and analysis that took place at this exclusive event that brought together leading exchange professionals, their customers, and suppliers from around the globe to share insights and experiences. It will provide an overview of the latest technological, regulatory, and market developments in the exchange industry and the common problems exchanges face; explain how these problems are being addressed; and present the consensus view from leading exchange professionals about how to move forward. Most significant, the ideas in the book will come directly from the worlds leading exchange professionals and customers.
* Hear the voices of executive-level exchange professionals throughout the book for a candid, realistic, and high-level analysis of the exchange business, its present and future
* Share the stories of success and failure these exchange executives shared as they discussed solutions to common challenges
* Chart the way forward for your exchange business with confidence based on the collective insights and experience of these professionals
Herbie Skeete is a well known figure in the financial information industry having spent 26 years at Reuters. During his many senior positions with Reuters - most recently as Head of Equities Content and Head of Exchange Strategy - Mr Skeete has become recognised globally as an expert on exchanges and content issues. He is frequently asked to address conferences and to contribute to round table discussions. Mr Skeete runs the exchange information publisher Mondo Visione Ltd, edits the industry-standard Handbook of World Stock, Commodity, and Derivatives Exchanges, and operates the exchange information web site www.exchange-handbook.com.