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Catalyst partner Christian Lee features in Risk.net article

Catalyst partner Christian Lee speaks to Robert Mackenzie Smith at Risk.net about BlueCrest’s plans to become a direct member of LCH’s SwapClear. This move by BlueCrest would make the investment firm SwapClear’s first buy-side member.

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Catalyst expands offshore presence and international reach

The latest expansion of our Catalyst Jersey office comes less than six months after the initial launch of Catalyst Jersey in June 2018

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  • Jersey
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Catalyst host second SFTR briefing

The event was well attended by senior participants across the banking and the asset and wealth management industries

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Lehmans and LCH SwapClear – the untold inside story

In the 2008 banking crisis, Catalyst Partners Christian Lee and Stephen Loosley played a little-known but critical role in preventing contagion and reducing even greater risk to the world’s economy. Told here for the first time, their story is compelling.

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Christian Lee’s comments appear in “Clearing houses: The new too-big-to-fail firms”

Are Clearing Houses the new too-big-to-fail firms?

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Catalyst to look at European acquisitions as part of buy-and-build strategy

We’re looking to make new acquisitions in mainland Europe as we continue to grow our specialisms at scale and pace.

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Catalyst appoints Blythe Barber as commercial partner

Blythe has a track record working closely with the top 30 global banks

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Do margin calls for bitcoin futures pose systemic threat?

We think bitcoin’s rise is a little bit of history repeating itself – but in different ways

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