Breaking News

Tag Archives: Peter Hiom

The Most Popular Stories of 2016 on JohnLothianNews.com Blog,Commentary,Exchanges, OTC & Clearing,Feature,Fintech,Investing & Trading,Mwiki,Regulation,Regulation & Enforcement,video

As we end 2016 we should all stop in at Ceres in the Chicago Board of Trade Building for a stiff drink and to shake the hand of Billy Assimos. He was the focus of the most read story on www.johnlothiannews.com in 2016, according to Google Analytics. Sarah Rudolph penned the story, “Billy Assimos, the Face of Ceres” in June of this year. Assimos is the longtime manager of Ceres, a restaurant and bar in the CBOT Building, and a friend of many. I guess it pays to serve the stiffest drinks in Chicago. Coming in second place was Jim…

ASX Gets Technical: ASX deputy CEO Peter Hiom Talks About New Trading Platform And Pioneering Into Blockchain Blog

ASX deputy CEO Peter Hiom has a long technology checklist these days. The stock and derivatives exchange is transitioning to a new trading platform from Cinnober. It is also looking to be among the first exchanges to implement blockchain technology as part of its equity clearing facility, perhaps in the next few months. John Lothian News spoke with Hiom last month at the FIA IDX conference in London about the next steps for the exchange. Q: Let’s look back over the past year. What has ASX been working on? A: A lot of our focus has been on technology. We’re…