Events: SmartBrief Originals
Sustainability gains momentum in derivatives industry
Sustainability gains momentum in derivatives industry

The importance of sustainability appears to be on the rise in the derivative industry.

Exchange executives share insights on data, market structure, Hong Kong unrest
Exchange executives share insights on data, market structure, Hong Kong unrest

Executives share insights on the evolution of financial exchanges

Pioneers push the business case for space
Pioneers push the business case for space

Reusability of equipment a big game-changer for the business of space

Nooyi shares what it takes to get more women in the C-suite
Nooyi shares what it takes to get more women in the C-suite

The former CEO of PepsiCo identifies hurdles that stand in the way of female executives

Rules, taxonomies for sustainable investing shouldn’t be too burdensome, experts say
Rules, taxonomies for sustainable investing shouldn’t be too burdensome, experts say

Establishing objective criteria for what constitutes a sustainable investment should involve flexibility and steer clear of overly burdensome rules, said panelists on at the SIFMA Annual Meeting.

Former Goldman Sachs boss Blankfein dishes on the markets, the economy and politics
Former Goldman Sachs boss Blankfein dishes on the markets, the economy and politics

Former Goldman Sachs CEO shares his thoughts on an array of topics

McNamee warns of the dangers of a new data economy
McNamee warns of the dangers of a new data economy

Silicon Valley veteran sounds stark warning about Big Tech

Experts dissect the severity of the opioid crisis
Experts dissect the severity of the opioid crisis

Experts discuss epidemic that continues to ravage parts of the US

Additional Opportunity Zone rules will give investors more clarity, lawmaker says
Additional Opportunity Zone rules will give investors more clarity, lawmaker says

Work on additional rules around qualified Opportunity Zone funds is aimed at providing greater regulatory clarity to encourage further investment, Sen. Tim Scott, R-S.C., said at the 2019 SIFMA Annual Meeting.

Schwab IMPACT speaker examines how advisors can communicate effectively
Schwab IMPACT speaker examines how advisors can communicate effectively

Financial advisors must fight misinformation and distraction and practice effective communication to keep clients on a positive path, said an expert at Schwab IMPACT 2019.