Jeremy Chan

Jeremy Chan is a reporter for bobsguide covering capital markets, regulation, Libor and payments. He previously worked as a researcher looking at trade and politics in Asia. He has an MSc in International Politics from SOAS, University of London.

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Surge in digital coins', DeFi's market share heightens pressure for CBDC development
Payments

Surge in digital coins', DeFi's market share heightens pressure for CBDC development

3d | By Jeremy Chan, Journalist

Surge in digital coins', DeFi's market share heigh...

The growth of crypto-assets, stable coins and decentralised finance (Defi) is ramping up pressure on global central banks to develop a government-back...

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NY Fed's vice president urges industry to move faster on Libor transition
Banking

NY Fed's vice president urges industry to move faster on Libor transition

4d | By Jeremy Chan, Journalist

NY Fed's vice president urges industry to move fas...

The Federal Reserve Bank of New York’s vice president called upon the financial sector to focus squarely on the 2021 deadline as the endgame for...

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Pandemic-led AP workarounds unfit for future of hybrid working, adviser warns
Payments

Pandemic-led AP workarounds unfit for future of hybrid working, adviser warns

2w | By Jeremy Chan, Journalist

Pandemic-led AP workarounds unfit for future of hy...

Companies’ AP function needs to adopt more digital and automated solutions as the pandemic laid bare the inefficiencies of manual and paper-based proc...

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In the middle reign of the Real-Time-Payments story, firms are still searching for a strong investment case
Payments

In the middle reign of the Real-Time-Payments story, firms are still searching for a strong investment case

1m | By Jeremy Chan, Journalist

In the middle reign of the Real-Time-Payments stor...

Each business will have to single out its strongest use case for RTP adoption - with smaller firms in pole position, says McKinsey Read More...

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Treasury tech update: Broadridge, Kyriba and more
Treasury

Treasury tech update: Broadridge, Kyriba and more

2m | By Jeremy Chan, Journalist

Treasury tech update: Broadridge, Kyriba and more

  (July 1) Broadridge has acquired cloud-based execution compliance and surveillance service assets from Jordan & Jordan. The acquisition wil...

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Single price for carbon a must, CME says as ISDA calls for faster regulatory engagement
Trading & brokering

Single price for carbon a must, CME says as ISDA calls for faster regulatory engagement

2m | By Jeremy Chan, Journalist

Single price for carbon a must, CME says as ISDA c...

A single price on carbon is needed to further scale up the carbon offset market and provide confidence that offsets are fair-value products, CME’...

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Bloomberg confident in soundness of BSBY as regulators turn up the heat on credit-sensitive rates
Banking

Bloomberg confident in soundness of BSBY as regulators turn up the heat on credit-sensitive rates

2m | By Jeremy Chan, Journalist

Bloomberg confident in soundness of BSBY as regula...

Slow transition to RFRs for USD causing concern as regulators warn market away from alternate rates Read More...

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FCA, CFTC: More post-pandemic coordination needed on financial sector standards
Banking

FCA, CFTC: More post-pandemic coordination needed on financial sector standards

3m | By Jeremy Chan, Journalist

FCA, CFTC: More post-pandemic coordination needed ...

Regulators from Europe, the US and Japan called for stronger and faster cooperation on key aspects of global financial sector standards. Directors fro...

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Basel III preventing banks from fuelling EU’s green economy, Deutsche Bank and BNP warn
Banking

Basel III preventing banks from fuelling EU’s green economy, Deutsche Bank and BNP warn

3m | By Tom Lemmon, Reporter

Basel III preventing banks from fuelling EU’s gree...

Capital requirements for banks risk stifling their ability to finance the transformation of European economies onto a green footing, Deutsche Bank CEO...

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BoE and BIS open London innovation hub
Banking

BoE and BIS open London innovation hub

3m | By Jeremy Chan, Journalist

BoE and BIS open London innovation hub

New hub to help central banks tackle challenges brought about by new tech and market trends Read More...

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Cross-border interoperability will be a key test for CBDCs, BIS and BoE specialists warn
Banking

Cross-border interoperability will be a key test for CBDCs, BIS and BoE specialists warn

3m | By Jeremy Chan, Journalist

Cross-border interoperability will be a key test f...

Internationalisation of CBDC a major design consideration Read More...

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FISMA director-general: Weak economy no excuse for postponing Basel III
Banking

FISMA director-general: Weak economy no excuse for postponing Basel III

4m | By Jeremy Chan, Journalist

FISMA director-general: Weak economy no excuse for...

Top FISMA civil servant says structural reforms should not be dependent on economic outlook Read More...

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Gentiloni: Common EU debt issuance expected by the summer
Trading & brokering

Gentiloni: Common EU debt issuance expected by the summer

4m | By Jeremy Chan, Journalist

Gentiloni: Common EU debt issuance expected by the...

Issuance of EU debt through the RRF a real “game changer” Read More...

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Fintechs weathering pandemic
Banking

Fintechs weathering pandemic

4m | By Jeremy Chan, Journalist

Fintechs weathering pandemic

Fintechs remain resilient but still faces challenges to long term viability Read More...

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Embracing real-time payments
Payments

Embracing real-time payments

4m | By Jeremy Chan, Journalist

Embracing real-time payments

Payments experts discuss opportunities and challenges of real-time payment adoption Read More...

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CFTC’s Behnam: Tail risks “seem to be happening more frequently”
Trading & brokering

CFTC’s Behnam: Tail risks “seem to be happening more frequently”

4m | By Jeremy Chan, Journalist

CFTC’s Behnam: Tail risks “seem to be happening mo...

Regulators and markets should be prepared for tail risks as they appear to be occurring more frequently. “We have to be prepared for tail risk.” said ...

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ARRC and FCA “optimistic” markets can meet Libor deadline
Trading & brokering

ARRC and FCA “optimistic” markets can meet Libor deadline

4m | By Jeremy Chan, Journalist

ARRC and FCA “optimistic” markets can meet Libor d...

Both market participants and regulators are optimistic the transition to risk free rates (RFR) can be implemented before the December deadline of new ...

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Yellen, Sunak push for transparency around climate financing
Asset management

Yellen, Sunak push for transparency around climate financing

5m | By Jeremy Chan, Journalist

Yellen, Sunak push for transparency around climate...

As President Joe Biden is set to host a two-day climate summit starting today, the US treasury secretary and UK chancellor stressed the need for finan...

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New York State adopts Libor fallback legislation

New York State adopts Libor fallback legislation

5m | By Jeremy Chan, Journalist

New York State adopts Libor fallback legislation

New York State has passed legislation that could help transition tough legacy contracts away from Libor towards using Sofr. The bill “Libor Legi...

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Digital financial services require accessibility, convenience and transparency
Payments

Digital financial services require accessibility, convenience and transparency

6m | By Jeremy Chan, Journalist

Digital financial services require accessibility, ...

Seamless integration of financial services key to customer conversion and retention, according to panelists at the BIS Innovation Summit Read More...

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Remote working breaks barriers to cloud adoption
Insurance

Remote working breaks barriers to cloud adoption

6m | By Jeremy Chan, Journalist

Remote working breaks barriers to cloud adoption

Business outlook on cloud infrastructure is changing as a year of remote working has erased some of the resistance that has kept data and applications...

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FIA, ISDA and SIFMA: Capital markets are crucial for climate investment
Asset management

FIA, ISDA and SIFMA: Capital markets are crucial for climate investment

7m | By Jeremy Chan, Journalist

FIA, ISDA and SIFMA: Capital markets are crucial f...

Capital markets must transition towards a greener economy, according to the heads of the industry’s leading trade associations. “Our marke...

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Incentives and transparency needed for carbon market, says CFTC chairman

Incentives and transparency needed for carbon market, says CFTC chairman

7m | By Jeremy Chan, Journalist

Incentives and transparency needed for carbon mark...

Working with corporates and market participants, the CFTC hopes to create futures and derivative markets that will incentivise carbon offset and clima...

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Bitcoin surge prompts new warnings from regulators
Payments

Bitcoin surge prompts new warnings from regulators

8m | By Jeremy Chan, Journalist

Bitcoin surge prompts new warnings from regulators

Regulators issued fresh warnings on investing in cryptocurrencies after Bitcoin skyrocketed to a new all-time high last week. The UK’s Financial Condu...

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Financial services should be worried about big tech not fintech

Financial services should be worried about big tech not fintech

11m | By Jeremy Chan, Journalist

Financial services should be worried about big tec...

Banking and the wider financial services sector should be more concerned with big techs than fintech competitors, as they look to expand their offerin...

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ETRM vendors to change approach in face of market pressures
Trading & brokering

ETRM vendors to change approach in face of market pressures

12m | By Jeremy Chan, Journalist

ETRM vendors to change approach in face of market ...

2020 looks to be a hallmark year for commodities as volatility in oil markets combined with uncertainty over future demand tests the Energy Trading an...

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Fintechs resilient in face of pandemic
Banking

Fintechs resilient in face of pandemic

1y | By Jeremy Chan, Journalist

Fintechs resilient in face of pandemic

Fintechs are optimistic of their future prospects as the consequences of the pandemic provides favourable tailwinds. “[The sector] seems to be buoyant...

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Q&A: Options VP on the remote IT department
Trading & brokering

Q&A: Options VP on the remote IT department

1y | By Jeremy Chan, Journalist

Q&A: Options VP on the remote IT department

Bobsguide spoke to Michael Russo, vice president of managed applications at Options to discuss how the explosion in remote working has affected the IT...

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Pandemic driving fintech collaboration
Banking

Pandemic driving fintech collaboration

1y | By Jeremy Chan, Journalist

Pandemic driving fintech collaboration

“[Fintechs] wants to be the platform. They want to be the leader but no one wants to be the follower”, said Don Ginsei, CEO of Holland Fin...

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Pandemic sees '10-year' jump in new payment methods
Payments

Pandemic sees '10-year' jump in new payment methods

1y | By Jeremy Chan, Journalist

Pandemic sees '10-year' jump in new payment method...

Mobile and other "alternative" payment methods have seen explosive growth since the start of the pandemic – with many in the industry ...

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Pandemic accelerates adoption of contactless payments
Payments

Pandemic accelerates adoption of contactless payments

1y | By Jeremy Chan, Journalist

Pandemic accelerates adoption of contactless payme...

The spread of the coronavirus and governments’ subsequent reaction has led to a surge in the adoption in contactless payment methods such as card and ...

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Real-time payments in a time of reduced cashflow
Payments

Real-time payments in a time of reduced cashflow

1y | By Jeremy Chan, Journalist

Real-time payments in a time of reduced cashflow

Faster and real-time payments are more relevant that ever says Ed Adshead-Grant, general manager of payments at Bottomline Technologies. “There is bot...

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