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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BoE and BIS open London innovation hub
Banking

BoE and BIS open London innovation hub

2d | 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

3d | 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

2w | 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

2w | 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

2w | 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

1m | 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”

1m | 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

1m | 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

2m | 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

2m | 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

2m | 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

3m | 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

4m | 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

4m | 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

5m | 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

8m | 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

9m | 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

9m | 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

9m | 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

10m | 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

10m | 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

11m | 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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