NEWS & INSIGHT
In this episode we are delighted to be joined by industry expert Sunil Cutinho, President CME Clearing, in conversation with Arjun about FX and the challenges of managing settlement risk.
Baton Systems, a provider of post-trade systems for capital markets, has named Phil Corryn as its Director of Sales for North America. He’ll be responsible for driving revenue in North America with an initial focus on the major banks and their clearing entities. He will report directly to Baton’s Head of Global Sales and EMEA, Alex Knight.
Cobalt, the foreign-exchange (FX) and digital asset infrastructure provider announced that it has entered a partnership with Baton Systems, the provider of post-trade solutions for capital markets. Under the agreement Baton’s payments infrastructure will be combined with Cobalt’s middle office platform to provide a seamless end-to-end FX settlement solution. Leveraging the strengths of each award-winning system will reduce risk while increasing speed and efficiency for the industry.
Baton Systems (“Baton”), a provider of post-trade solutions for capital markets has appointed Jerome Kemp, global futures industry leader and former Global Head of Futures, OTC Clearing, and FX Prime Brokerage at Citi as Senior Advisor. Kemp will bring his deep expertise in cleared derivatives and OTC clearing to Baton as the company accelerates its position to deliver a fully end-to-end FX settlement ecosystem.
In e-Forex Magazine’s Autumn 2020 supplement, Arjun Jayaram, CEO and Founder, explores how the financial industry can combat #FX settlement risk through alternative ways to settle FX transactions, and the role emerging technologies play in reducing settlement risk.
While nothing makes up for in-person meetings, we hope that this regular update will keep you updated on a wide range of Baton activities.