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former president of SunGard’s brokerage & clearance business

8
Apr
2010

What diversity means for your global business

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How do you define diversity? For me, when it comes to diversity, I’m not just talking about racial, ethnic, or religious differences. Instead, the question that global business leaders must ask themselves is this: Does your definition of diversity include harnessing different perspectives and input when it comes to building your business?... read more

former president of SunGard’s brokerage & clearance business

6
Jan
2010

Is transparency a priority for you in 2010?

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“Economists have for decades recognized that transparency benefits the marketplace. After the last great financial crisis facing the nation, President Roosevelt called for transparency in the futures and securities marketplaces. It is now time to promote similar transparency in the OTC derivatives marketplace.” – Gary Gensler, CFTC Chairman... read more

former president of SunGard’s brokerage & clearance business

14
Dec
2009

Too big to manage risk

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If you talk to anyone about the financial crisis for more than a few minutes, one expression is likely to crop up: “too big to fail.” There’s even an entry for it in Wikipedia, where it’s defined as “a phrase referring to the idea that in economic regulation, the largest and most interconnected businesses are so large that a government cannot allow them to fail because said failure would have a disastrous effect on the economy.”... read more