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BlogRegulations
9 Sep, 2020

Operational Resilience: The Best Laid Plans of Mice and Men

As COVID-19 puts operational resilience in the regulatory spotlight, GreySpark considers the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) and Prudential Regulation Authority (PRA) proposals on operational resilience, published just prior to the…
BlogTechnology Trends
30 Jul, 2020

Transaction Quality Analysis Set to Replace TCA

Beginning in the early 2000s, when the algorithms and software capable of performing transaction cost analysis (TCA) on a semi-automated basis first became prevalent, the definition of the function was…
BlogTechnology Trends
7 Jul, 2020

When Investment Banking Comes Home

In recent years, the evolutionary pace of communications technology increased rapidly. Video conferencing, which historically required specialised equipment, is now commonplace and available to all, providing an alternative to face-to-face…

News

News
20 Jun, 2018

Preparing for the Post-Brexit Landscape

The British decision to withdraw from the EU represents the most significant shift in UK politics in a half-century. Although the terms for a successful withdrawal are not yet finalised,…
News
5 Jun, 2018

Can Agile Methods Be Applied to the Enterprise?

Can Agile Methods Be Applied to the Enterprise? To expand Agile principles from individual IT teams throughout large multidisciplinary organisations is possible but the crucial first step must come from…
News
23 May, 2018

GreySpark Highlights ‘Prevention Is Better Than Cure’

GreySpark Highlights 'Prevention Is Better Than Cure' Recent events have amply demonstrated the continuing need for rigorous testing and quality assurance processes within financial institutions. Current IT implementation issues affecting…

Press Releases

Press Releases
12 Aug, 2020

TCA is No Longer Sufficient: Buyside Firms Now Need TQA

New research produced by GreySpark Partners, a leading global capital markets consultancy, makes the case for a new form of pre- and post-trade TCA reporting that utilises a breed of…
Press Releases
29 Nov, 2019

Smart Data Analytics Set to Play Key Role in Reducing Buyside & Sellside Trading Costs

New GreySpark Partners research outlines the significant potential for financial markets firms to transform huge quantities of Big Data into actionable information – Smart Data – through specialised analytics
Press Releases
4 Sep, 2018

Despite Lack of Real-money Investors, the Cryptocurrencies Marketplace is Institutionalising

A new, freely available report from GreySpark Partners, a leading global capital markets consulting firm, shows how key characteristics of the global cryptocurrencies trading landscape are now maturing to a…