Volume 12, 2019-2020

Each volume of Journal of Securities Operations & Custody consists of four quarterly 100-page issues. The articles and case studies confirmed for publication in Volume 12 are listed below. Further articles scheduled to be published in Volume 12 can be viewed on the 'Forthcoming content' page.

Volume 12 Number 2 (Spring 2020)

  • Editorial
  • How AI is changing operations from settlement optimisation to automating risk monitoring
    Tony Brownlee, President, Jesse Sommerfeld, Head of Data Science and Kyle Hansen, Head of AI Engineering, Kingland
  • Solving the legacy technology conundrum: Successful strategies for back-office transformation
    James Maxfield, Managing Director, Ascendant Strategy
  • CSDR settlement discipline costs and how to reduce or avoid them
    Bill Meenaghan, Executive Director — ITP Product Management, DTCC Europe
  • Growing importance of the closing auction in share trading volumes
    Franck Raillon, Senior Quantitative Analyst, Market Surveillance Division, Autorité des marchés financiers (AMF)
  • Regulations: Burden or insurance?
    Julia B. Romhanyi, Managing Director and Global Head of Securities Services, UniCredit
  • Reimagining the future of securities operations: The time for change is now
    Bob Walley, Principal, Deloitte & Touche, Sriram Gopalakrishnan, Managing Director, Deloitte Consulting and Mike Wade, Managing Director, Deloitte & Touche
  • Roles of CSDs in a blockchain environment
    Carlo R. W. de Meijer, Owner, De Meijer Financial Services Advisory (MIFSA)
  • LIBERTECHNOLOGIES: Depository to people
    Hayk Yeganyan, Chief Executive Officer, Samvel Harutyunyan, Trading Support Specialist and Armen Asatryan, Business Analyst, Armenian Securities Exchange
  • The ‘kissing bugs’ of capital markets: How the financial services industry can best evolve
    Joy Sengupta, Head of Corporate Strategy & Innovation, CLS

Volume 12 Number 1 (Winter 2019-20)

  • Editorial
    Simon Beckett, Publisher
  • The European post-trade infrastructures after Brexit: A central securities depository perspective
    Jesús Benito, CEO, IBERCLEAR
  • Blockchain in post-trade: Blocked by regulations and legal challenges
    Haitham Al Salmi, General Manager, Muscat Clearing and Depository
  • The value of the Legal Entity Identifier for the participants of the securities industry
    Gerard Hartsink, Chairman, Board of Directors, Global Legal Entity Identifier Foundation
  • The rise and role of FinTech for financial institutions: Why FinTech, and why now?
    Mark Beeston, Managing Partner, Founder, Illuminate Financial Management
  • Digital and crypto-assets: Tracking global adoption rates and impacts on securities services
    Margaret Harwood-Jones, Managing Director, Global Head, Securities Services, Transaction Banking, Standard Chartered Bank
  • Analysing blockchain/distributed ledger technology in capital markets and know your customer process
    André Eduardo Demarco, Managing Director, Compliance Products and Bidding Process, B3
  • Post-trade change management
    Alicia Greenwood, Director of Post Trade Services and Tyrone Arendse, Head of Change Delivery, Post Trade Services, JSE
  • Smart contracts for the digital economy
    Manan Shah, Director, PricewaterhouseCoopers and Rajbir Samra, Manager of Banking and Capital Markets, Financial Services Advisory