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At 34, the LME’s Newest Leader Ranks as One of the Youngest CEOs; Banks’ AI plans pose threat to thousands of jobs; Eris Exchange hires Bloomberg LP head of global markets John Lothian Newsletter,Newsletter

First Read Save the Dates For Chicago MarketsWiki Education World of Opportunity Series By John J. Lothian The Chicago MarketsWiki Education World of Opportunity dates are set for July. We are returning to the Illinois Institute of Technology’s Stuart School of Business the week of July 17 to 21. IIT is also known simply as Illinois Tech. We are seeking speakers and sponsors for the series in Chicago, New York and London. We are hoping to announce a date for a Stockholm event soon. We are pushing back plans for a Frankfurt event for the time being. We are looking…

Eris Keeps Pace With Evolving Swaps Markets With New Hire, George Harrington Blog,Commentary,Feature

As the interest rate swaps market continues to evolve, Eris Exchange is keeping pace. Eris, the U.S. futures exchange that offers interest rate swap futures as an alternative to OTC swaps, has made a new hire to help bring in more big OTC participants. George Harrington previously headed Bloomberg Markets and oversaw Bloomberg’s SEF, MTF, and Japanese ETP regulated trading platforms, so he has plenty of experience with the regulations that led to a boom in SEFs and the futurization of interest rate swaps. At Eris, he will focus on working across the execution management and order management systems to…