Born Technology Presents on MiFID II at NIBA NY

Our own Ihor Andrushko was invited to speak at the National Introducing Brokers Association (NIBA) conference last week in New York. He presented a primer on MiFID II and the far-reaching RTS 6 mandate, which has impacted many of our clients in North America and Europe. We have included some of the highlights from his speech below. One of the most important notes in his presentation was that MiFID II is a directive, not a regulatory requirement. This means that [...]


FIA Polls the Audience on Cryptocurrencies, the Financial Crisis and Volatility in the Markets

The Futures Industry Association (FIA) held their annual Boca conference last week in Boca Raton, Florida. This year FIA polled the audience throughout the panels to gauge the attendee’s sentiment on everything from the financial crisis to volatility in the markets to who owned cryptocurrencies. A Ten-Year Anniversary One of the main themes of the conference was the 10-year anniversary of the financial crisis. FIA President Walt Lukken moderated a panel with Barney Frank, one of the politicians who co-authored the [...]


Born Technology’s CrossCheck™ Real-Time Algo & DEA Monitoring Leads to Expanded Presence in London

Born Technology is establishing a presence in Europe due to the widespread acceptance of their MiFID II solution, CrossCheck. With CEO Derek Haworth leading the charge, Born Technology is well positioned to help their European customer base meet their monitoring and reporting regulatory requirements. “After evaluating the European landscape, we determined we could provide significant help in assisting firms under MiFID II legislation, particularly with RTS 6 requirements,” said Derek Haworth of Born Technology. “We are creating a team [...]