Tag: David Clark

David Clark

FX Global Code in 2021 and Beyond

How well have the principles of the FX Global Code stood up in face of recent volatility spikes? Panellists Rohan Churm, head of the FX division at the Bank of England; Neill Penney, vice chair of the Glboal FX Committee; Christian Schoeppe, managing director and founder of Schoeppe FX; and Martin Pluves, CEO of the […]

Is IBOR Transition Going Smoothly?

Pressure is building for market participants to abandon Libor in favour of Risk Free Rates, but data suggest the transition isn’t proceeding as smoothly or as quickly as hoped. Is this the case and what needs to be done to get things moving quicker? Profit & Loss Dial-In Day Frankfurt featured an interview with the […]

And Finally…

It was 10 years ago that Profit & Loss unveiled its FX Hall of Fame, intended to recognise the achievements of the senior and not so senior members of our industry that have made a difference. The founding class highlighted the span we hope to achieve with the Hall of Fame, the inaugural members being from […]

The Global Code: Back to the Future

When I joined a US investment bank in London as a graduate trainee in 1969, it was explained to me that they did not actually have a graduate programme nor were they particularly interested in the economics and politics that I had spent three years studying.

I had been hired because I had a sound education and they believed, after several interviews, that I had the qualities of honesty and integrity that they insisted on for all employees, at all levels of job function and experience.