Profile of Melanie RodierSenior Editor and Head of Video
Member Since: 5/8/2014
Blog Posts: 1304
Melanie Rodier has worked as a print and broadcast journalist for over 10 years, covering business and finance, general news, and film trade news. Prior to joining Wall Street & Technology in April 2007, Melanie lived in Paris, where she worked for the International Herald Tribune, and Rome, where she wrote for Reuters and Screen International, a film trade publication. Melanie was born in London, and graduated from Oxford University where she studied Spanish and Italian. She is also a fluent French speaker.
Articles by Melanie Rodier
posted in July 2008
Better communications and same-day affirmation for derivatives trading are among major concerns for financial firms who want to reduce risk.
A new study shows that there is a big disconnect between IT executives' perceived and actual litigation readiness.
Former U.S. Congressman Michael Oxley, vice chairman of Nasdaq, acknowledges that the Sarbanes-Oxley Act he co-authored was too onerous at first -- but says it has since spurred a global compliance trend.
Charles Schwab Corp. named Walter W. Bettinger II as its new CEO, replacing the discount brokerage's founder.
After burning their fingers on mortgage-backed securities, and with financial markets still in turmoil, investors are demanding greater transparency, Clearwater says.
New features on the data aggregation solution include Alert Monitor, a new compliance feature that provides streamlined compliance through a consolidated view of activities and items on a single dashboard.
You want one, but what does your boss think?
The new data center will provide hosting, disaster recovery and workspace recovery services for mid-sized to Fortune 500 clients.
Industry Moves and Appointments
In spite of recent high-profile financial scandals such as the SocGen rogue trader case, most financial firms are still not fully investigating all suspicious activity alerts, according to a new study by Actimize.
According to Weeden and Pragma, OnePipe Lifeguard's enhanced anti-gaming logic detects and deters more styles of price manipulation strategies without compromising OnePipe's crossing rates.
A data breach at an investment firm has thrown the spotlight on the dangers of allowing employees to use popular online file-sharing software such as LimeWire, after an incident saw an employee use the service to trade music or a movie, and unwittingly expose his organization's entire database to potential criminals.