Opinion

2 November 2018

LIBOR reform and market adoption – are RFRs friend or foe?

How will market participants agree the fall-back rate for Libor, Euribor, or similar ‘Ibors’? Right now, there is no clear solution to satisfy all.

  • Opinion
  • Banking
  • Financial markets infrastructure
  • Benchmarking
  • Regulatory-driven change
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29 October 2018

The adoption of fintech by third-party administrators – creating service enhancements or cutting their costs?

Covering over 80% of the market (based on total assets under administration), our study of leading custodian banks explores where, how and why major global firms are developing and deploying fintech across their business and operating models.

  • Opinion
  • Asset & wealth management
  • Banking
  • Financial markets infrastructure
  • Benchmarking
  • Technology
  • Transformation & change
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18 October 2018

From LIBOR to RFRs – avoiding the headache of Herculean change

As the latest LIBOR convictions hit international news headlines, our new blog series explores the key areas impacted by the move to RFRs and practical approaches needed to make major change successful.

  • Opinion
  • Asset & wealth management
  • Banking
  • Financial markets infrastructure
  • Operating model
  • Regulatory-driven change
  • Transformation & change
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9 October 2018

What would you have chosen, if you could, Ada?

Let’s champion developing the self-confidence and self-knowledge to make choices, not channel people into particular choices. 

  • Opinion
  • Asset & wealth management
  • Banking
  • Financial markets infrastructure
  • Change professional & consulting skills development
  • Coaching for high performance
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4 October 2018

Central Securities Depositories Regulation – harmony or confusion?

Our new blog series explores the key challenges of new Central Securities Depositories regulation (CSDR) for EU member states’ CSDs and direct CSD customers.

  • Opinion
  • Banking
  • Financial markets infrastructure
  • Regulatory-driven change
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3 October 2018

Banking technology talent: a global leadership challenge

Catalyst develops banking technologists worldwide. In 2018 alone, we’ve led talent and leadership development sessions with over 500 banking experts in India, China, New York, London and Paris.

  • Opinion
  • Banking
  • Business strategy
  • Change professional & consulting skills development
  • Coaching for high performance
  • Expert & talent management
  • Leadership development
  • Organisational development
  • Transformation & change
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23 July 2018

SMCR – asset and wealth managers, your time starts now

SMCR is already BAU for banks. Now it’s coming to FCA solo regulated firms from 9 December 2019.  Are you ready?

  • Opinion
  • Asset & wealth management
  • Banking
  • Business strategy
  • Regulatory-driven change
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20 July 2018

Beware financial services’ Brexit glide path to Paris

France may have won the world cup but can Macron win over financial services?

  • Opinion
  • Banking
  • Business strategy
  • Regulatory-driven change
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