How do we support our clients?

A dedicated global team of industry experts with extensive experience across the exchange traded derivatives (ETD) and OTC clearing marketplace. We bring together and deliver key insights across market structure and exchange developments, product trends, technology, operational themes, and regulatory change. We work closely with each client to connect them with tailored product and platform solutions that meet the unique needs of their business, providing strategic thinking and balanced perspectives to help answer those pivotal questions and inform decision-making.

Sharing industry insights

Our in-house specialists bring together and deliver the key insights across new exchange and clearing house developments, technology innovation, and key regulatory changes that affect a client’s ETD decision making. Making sure our clients are in the know and can focus on what matters.


Tailoring solutions

The needs of our clients vary, but our focus is constant – to connect our clients with the products and markets that matter most to them. We bring the knowledge and experience to shape the right solutions for our clients, today and for the future.


Connecting globally

Our connected global network means that we can help clients engage with local markets on a global basis, providing timely and personalised access to the information, solutions and expertise needed.

Latest insights

Podcasts

ETD Briefing: EMIR 3.0 Latest

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The EU Council and Parliament have reached a long-awaited provisional agreement on EMIR 3.0; including a solid Active Account Requirement. Robert Mawby and Charles Perry from our specialist ETD Client Consulting team discuss the latest developments with Jonathan Treanor, ETD and Clearing Sales.

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Quarterly updates

Quarterly Update: Now Live

Every quarter, our in-house specialists share key insights that affect your ETD decision making. Covering everything you need to know, from new exchange and clearing house developments, to technology innovation, to the key regulatory changes.

Making sure you’re always in the know and can focus on what matters.

Monthly bulletin

Monthly bulletin

Each month, our ETD Client Consulting team curates their view of key industry developments and upcoming product launches. Delivering insights directly to you on changes that may impact your ETD business. 

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January:

FMX Futures receives CFTC approval for fixed income focused exchange launch; ECB is set to conduct its first cyber resilience stress test in H1 2024.

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December:

US SEC adopts final treasury clearing rules, with phased implementation from 2025; European policymakers vote in favor of EMIR3.0 regulation, final text expected Q1 2024.

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November:

Korea implements a short selling ban on all stocks, but futures and options contracts are exempt; HKEx announced plans to launch 10-year China Ministry of Finance bond futures in Q1 2024.

Events

Meet the Team

Our team members have a wealth of industry experience across a range of backgrounds and disciplines, including Operations, Product Development, Technology Innovation, Data Analytics, Regulatory Change and Sales.

Helen Hartwell 

Head of ETD Client Consulting
Helen leads UBS’ ETD Client Consulting team globally from London, delivering specialist ETD content and 

solutions for clients. Helen has worked in the ETD industry with UBS for 16 years, with experience spanning Product, Regulatory Change, Operations and Technology. Helen holds a Physics degree from Oxford University and is currently a participant on Exeter University’s Data Science Professional postgraduate programme.

Ross Thursby 

Ross covers Client Consulting activities from London. With over 10 years of financial services experience at UBS and the Bank of England, Ross’ career has 

encompassed Sales, Business Management, ETD Operations and Regulatory Supervision. Ross specialises in making data more insightful and impactful for our clients, as well as connecting our clearing platform capability enhancements with client needs. Ross holds an Economics degree from UCL and has recently completed an apprenticeship program in Data Analytics.

Charles Perry 

Charlie covers Client Consulting activities in the EMEA region from London. Charlie completed the UBS Global Markets Graduate Talent Program with specific

 experience in ETD and Prime Services. Charlie holds a degree in Spanish and French from the University of Leeds, during which he studied abroad at the University of León, Spain and University of Montréal, Canada.

Robert Mawby

Rob covers Client Consulting activities in the EMEA region from London. Rob has significant industry experience across ETD & OTC Clearing and broader

Prime Services, as well as experience in front-to-back Business Change gained in both investment bank and management consulting roles. Rob holds a degree in Management and Finance from the University of Leicester. 

Bryanne Radlof 

Bryanne covers Client Consulting activities in the AMER region from New York. Bryanne has worked within the ETD Industry for 15 years, with experience spanning

Exchange-side Product and Sales to FCM Clearing Operations, Transition, Client Service and Clearing Product. Bryanne holds a degree in Business Administration in Marketing and Finance, as well as a Master of Business Administration from the College of William and Mary.

Stafani Wan

Stafani covers Client Consulting activities in the APAC region from Hong Kong. Stafani has held roles across ETD and OTC Clearing, with experience in product

development and business management roles in Singapore and Hong Kong. Stafani holds a degree in Business Management with a concentration in Finance and Accounting from Boston University.