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Nov 03, 2015 • DTCC Connection

DTCC Contributes to Key Panels at Sibos

By Joseph King

DTCC Makes Key Announcements at SibosSibos 2015 attracted industry leaders worldwide and included senior executives from The Depository Trust & Clearing Corporation (DTCC) who spoke on panels with important issues like cyber security, innovation, ISO standards, automation and data quality.

Sibos 2015 in Singapore, October 12-15, attracted 8,219 industry experts and was the largest event the group has ever hosted in Asia. Attendees came from financial institutions, market infrastructures, regulatory bodies, multinational corporations and technology firms across the globe in attendance.

“Sibos provides an excellent opportunity for DTCC to meet with key stakeholders and engage in dialogue around important industry issues,” said Marie Chinnici-Everitt, DTCC Chief Marketing Officer. “The chance to share ideas, collaborate, build professional networks and forge consensus on important topics facing firms is invaluable.”

Michael Bodson, President and CEO, Larry Thompson, DTCC Vice Chairman & General Counsel, Mark Clancy, CEO, Soltra and Tom Sakaris, DTCC Managing Director, Equities Clearing, joined with other industry experts on panels covering a range of topics. Panel discussions that featured DTCC executives included:

DTCC was among 200 exhibitors at the event, which featured 11 conference tracks with 400 speakers. DTCC hosted more than 1,000 attendees at its booth who visited to learn more about its products and services. A number of them picked up DTCC’s new white paper “Understanding Interconnectedness Risk,” which was unveiled at the show.

DTCC in the News

DTCC executives were also in high demand among media outlets during the four-day conference. DTCC garnered 73 instances of media coverage that included two television interviews:

  • Mike Bodson, President and CEO, appeared on CNBC Asia and discussed the impact of the Dodd-Frank Act on financial markets. Click here to view the interview.
  • Larry Thompson, Vice Chairman and General Counsel, appeared on Channel News Asia about spoke about regulation. Click here to view the interview.

News coverage of DTCC at Sibos came from high-profile outlets such as The Wall Street Journal, MarketWatch, CNNMoney and FTSE Global Markets, to name just a few. Standard bearers in the financial trade press like Waters Asian Banker, Future & Options World, FTSE Global Markets, The Asset, John Lothian and The Business Times and Sibos’ own daily news briefing also highlighted DTCC executives in interviews. Separately, DTCC executives wrote five by-lined articles that were placed in financial trade publications.

DTCC also received attention on social media, with more than 25,000 impressions on LinkedIn, over 400 clicks to www.DTCC.com and related sites, and 31 tweets from third parties on Twitter.

For more information about DTCC’s participation at industry events visit http://www.dtcc.com/events.

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