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Streets Consulting: Interview with Sustainable Trading at TradeTech 2024

Streets Consulting: Interview with Sustainable Trading at TradeTech 2024

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At the recent TradeTech event in Paris, Duncan Higgins spoke to Streets Consulting about all things Sustainable Trading! Duncan discussed…
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Sustainable Trading Awarded the Instinet Positive Change Award

Sustainable Trading Awarded the Instinet Positive Change Award

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We are delighted that Sustainable Trading has been awarded the Instinet Positive Change Award for Sustainability at the Markets Choice…
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Second Anniversary Event Summary: Climate Change and the Environment, the Social Dimension

Second Anniversary Event Summary: Climate Change and the Environment, the Social Dimension

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Sustainable Trading celebrated its second anniversary with a special event on 28 February, hosted by member firm BMO. Eleni Coldrey,…
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Trading Employee Workplace Experience Survey

Trading Employee Workplace Experience Survey

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We need your input! Click here to take the survey! The most important asset for firms in the global markets…
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Exegy, ING and Optiver further broaden Sustainable Trading’s diverse membership

Exegy, ING and Optiver further broaden Sustainable Trading’s diverse membership

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  Exegy, a global provider of real-time trading technology, ING, a global financial institution, and Optiver, a global market maker,…
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In Conversation With.. Video Series: Ebrahim Patel

In Conversation With.. Video Series: Ebrahim Patel

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In conversation with the Sustainable Trading members! In this video series, we speak to individuals from our member organisations who…
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Sustainable Trading Appoints Three New Members to Board

Sustainable Trading Appoints Three New Members to Board

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As we celebrate the second anniversary of our non-profit membership network dedicated to transforming environmental, social and governance (ESG) practises…
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Case Study: Advancing Capacity Planning at big xyt

Case Study: Advancing Capacity Planning at big xyt

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We are working with members to highlight the positive action they are taking to make their businesses more sustainable and…
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Understanding Social Positioning

Understanding Social Positioning

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What is Social Positioning and how does it affect the workplace? Social Positioning is defined as how someone’s identity affects the…
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The Financial Technologist – Green Initiatives in Financial Services

The Financial Technologist – Green Initiatives in Financial Services

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by Allie Marchand   In the latest edition of The Financial Technologist, a magazine by Harrington Starr, Sustainability Consultant Allie…
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In Conversation With.. Video Series: Jeremy Ellis

In Conversation With.. Video Series: Jeremy Ellis

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In conversation with the Sustainable Trading members! In this video series, we will be speaking to individuals from our member…
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CastleOak Securities L.P., Davy and Norges Bank Investment Management join Sustainable Trading

CastleOak Securities L.P., Davy and Norges Bank Investment Management join Sustainable Trading

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After a busy and productive year, Sustainable Trading, the non-profit organisation dedicated to transforming Environmental, Social and Governance practices in…
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Summer 2023: Extreme weather, extreme impacts on environments and communities

Summer 2023: Extreme weather, extreme impacts on environments and communities

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From severe heat waves across southern Europe, the southern United States and China, to horrific wildfires in Hawaii (claiming many,…
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Euronext and Sustainable Trading: How ESG is getting closer to trading desks

Euronext and Sustainable Trading: How ESG is getting closer to trading desks

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ESG (Environmental, Social and Governance) is becoming an increasingly significant aspect of the decision-making framework for all financial firms. It’s…
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Webinar – What Next? The Future of the Green Economy in London

Webinar – What Next? The Future of the Green Economy in London

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On the 26th of September, Allie and Viki participated in a webinar with the Central London Careers Hub focussing on the…
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Why are there so few women in trading?

Why are there so few women in trading?

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by Viki Leibow   Introduction ESG has become a focal point for organisations as they work towards a more sustainable…
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Anniversary Event Panel: ESG perceptions, realities and recapturing the narrative

Anniversary Event Panel: ESG perceptions, realities and recapturing the narrative

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On 23 February 2023, the Sustainable Trading industry network celebrated its first anniversary with a special event hosted by founder…
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The DEI Discussions: Duncan Higgins, Founder & CEO of Sustainable Trading

The DEI Discussions: Duncan Higgins, Founder & CEO of Sustainable Trading

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Duncan joined Nadia Edwards-Dashti on this episode of The DEI Discussions. In the conversation, Duncan shared his personal journey, what…
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The Path to Sustainable Trading: Exploring diversity and sustainable practices at industry events

The Path to Sustainable Trading: Exploring diversity and sustainable practices at industry events

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By Duncan Higgins, Founder and CEO, Sustainable Trading   As we reach the point in the summer where more of…
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Going Green on Wall Street with Duncan Higgins of Sustainable Trading

Going Green on Wall Street with Duncan Higgins of Sustainable Trading

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Duncan joined Ronan and JR in this episode of IEX’s Boxes and Lines to discuss what it means to “trade…
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Streets Consulting: In conversation with Duncan Higgins

Streets Consulting: In conversation with Duncan Higgins

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During TradeTech Paris 2023, Duncan caught up with the team at Streets Consulting to update them on the progress of…
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The TRADE – Cycling back from TradeTech: Punctures, sore bums and finish line tears

The TRADE – Cycling back from TradeTech: Punctures, sore bums and finish line tears

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After cycling 325 kilometres from Paris to London, Annabel Smith recounts the highs and lows from the two-and-a-half-day journey home…
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Best Execution – TradeTech 2023: The nuts & bolts of sustainable trading

Best Execution – TradeTech 2023: The nuts & bolts of sustainable trading

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This Best Execution article by Lynn Strongin Dodds reviews the topics discussed on the Sustainable Trading panel that Duncan Higgins…
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The TRADE: Sustainable Trading’s Duncan Higgins on integrating ESG into trading

The TRADE: Sustainable Trading’s Duncan Higgins on integrating ESG into trading

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At the TradeTech Europe conference 2023, The TRADE spoke to founder of Sustainable Trading, Duncan Higgins, on how trading can…
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Imperative Execution, Kepler Cheuvreux and Tradeweb join Sustainable Trading

Imperative Execution, Kepler Cheuvreux and Tradeweb join Sustainable Trading

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Our membership network continues to grow as we welcome three more financial services firms to the Sustainable Trading fold. Imperative Execution, Kepler Cheuvreux and…
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Sustainable Trading Sustainability Survey

Sustainable Trading Sustainability Survey

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At TradeTech this year, Sustainable Trading will be undertaking a sustainability survey. The survey will explore how sustainability is considered by exhibitors,…
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Press Release: Four new members join cross-industry Sustainable Trading organisation

Press Release: Four new members join cross-industry Sustainable Trading organisation

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Initial best practices distributed with ESG measurement framework underway  Sustainable Trading, the non-profit membership network dedicated to transforming environmental, social…
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Meet the Board Video Series: Frank Loughlin

Meet the Board Video Series: Frank Loughlin

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Frank Loughlin, Global Head of Execution Services at AllianceBernstein is next in our “Meet the Board” video series. Frank talks…
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Webinar: Developing ESG Best Practices

Webinar: Developing ESG Best Practices

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Our recent webinar brought together members of Sustainable Trading who are helping to lead the development of best practices within…
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The path to Sustainable Trading: 2022 in review – A year of action and growth

The path to Sustainable Trading: 2022 in review – A year of action and growth

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By Duncan Higgins, Founder and CEO, Sustainable Trading “If you can’t fly then run, if you can’t run then walk,…
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Press Release: BNP Paribas Asset Management and Degroof Petercam join Sustainable Trading

Press Release: BNP Paribas Asset Management and Degroof Petercam join Sustainable Trading

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New firms bring total members to 50 within first year of operation; Initial set of industry-defined best practices developed Sustainable Trading,…
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Meet the Board Video Series: Clarissa De’Giorgio

Meet the Board Video Series: Clarissa De’Giorgio

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The next video in our ‘Meet the Board’ series features Clarissa De’Giorgio, Head of Business Development and Marketing at Euronext…
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The path to Sustainable Trading: Making a difference in an uncertain world

The path to Sustainable Trading: Making a difference in an uncertain world

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By Duncan Higgins, Founder and CEO, Sustainable Trading “If you can’t fly then run, if you can’t run then walk,…
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Press Release: Sustainable Trading industry association adds seven new members

Press Release: Sustainable Trading industry association adds seven new members

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Barclays, Liquidnet, Mizuho International, Rand Merchant Bank, Schroders, State Street and Telehouse sign up to support initiative for positive E,…
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Meet the Board Video Series: Cathy Gibson

Meet the Board Video Series: Cathy Gibson

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In this ‘Meet the Board’ video – the second in the series, we profile Cathy Gibson, Global Head of Trading…
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Instinet and Wildlife Conservation Society launch REDD Positive campaign

Instinet and Wildlife Conservation Society launch REDD Positive campaign

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Instinet has launched an initiative with Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS) called REDD Positive. The initiative is designed to fund and…
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Meet the Board Video Series: Etienne Phaneuf

Meet the Board Video Series: Etienne Phaneuf

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Introducing the Sustainable Trading Board. In this series of videos, we hear from our board members about their motivations for joining…
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ESG Investor: It’s time to turn trading places green

ESG Investor: It’s time to turn trading places green

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This article with Sustainable Trading Board Member Cathy Gibson of Ninety One talks about applying ‘green is good’ to traders…
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Best Execution: Counterparties come to the sustainable fore

Best Execution: Counterparties come to the sustainable fore

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Duncan Higgins is quoted in this Best Execution article by Lynn Strongin Dodds and focuses on the buy side and…
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Global Trading: Trading adapts to ESG and sustainable investing

Global Trading: Trading adapts to ESG and sustainable investing

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This article from Sustainable Trading Board Member Frank Loughlin talks about the ESG initiative, the ongoing development of our engagement…
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Traders Magazine: ESG on the trading desk

Traders Magazine: ESG on the trading desk

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At a recent Trading Evolved conference in New York, Sustainable Trading Board Members Lorna Boucher, Instinet and Frank Loughlin, AllianceBernstein…
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DiverCity Podcast: Sustainable Trading at TradeTech 2022

DiverCity Podcast: Sustainable Trading at TradeTech 2022

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Duncan Higgins speaks to DiverCity Podcast during TradeTech 2022 about collaborating with the industry to solve ESG challenges and the…
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The path to Sustainable Trading: Paris in the springtime at TradeTech 2022

The path to Sustainable Trading: Paris in the springtime at TradeTech 2022

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By Duncan Higgins, Founder and Director, Sustainable Trading Since our last blog, it would be fair to say that a…
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Sustainable Trading in the News

Sustainable Trading in the News

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See who’s talking about Sustainable Trading! Click on the links for our media coverage from Sustainable Trading press releases. Finextra…
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Press Release: 11 more firms join Sustainable Trading industry initiative

Press Release: 11 more firms join Sustainable Trading industry initiative

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Cross-industry support for non-profit membership network driving positive ESG change in the financial markets trading industry Sustainable Trading, the non-profit…
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Capital Group: ESG global study 2022

Capital Group: ESG global study 2022

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Capital Group publishes this informative study looking into the global state of ESG adoption within the investment community and highlighting…
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BMLL Technologies: Our industry on the cusp of change

BMLL Technologies: Our industry on the cusp of change

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In this article, first published in The Financial Technologist, 28 March 2022, Paul Humphrey, CEO of Sustainable Trading inaugural member…
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The path to Sustainable Trading: From concept to launch in a locked down year

The path to Sustainable Trading: From concept to launch in a locked down year

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by Duncan Higgins, Founder and Director, Sustainable Trading My very first conversation about what was to become Sustainable Trading took…
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Press Release: Sustainable Trading launches non-profit membership network to drive ESG change across financial markets

Press Release: Sustainable Trading launches non-profit membership network to drive ESG change across financial markets

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Launching today, the Sustainable Trading membership network is dedicated to transforming environmental, social and governance (ESG) practices within the financial markets trading industry.

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360T Podcast: ESG: What Isn’t Being Talked About

360T Podcast: ESG: What Isn’t Being Talked About

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Duncan Higgins is interviewed in the 360T Podcast (by Deutsche Börse) on the Sustainable Trading Initiative. ESG has, to put it mildly, been a hot topic within financial services in recent years, but in our latest podcast episode Duncan Higgins from Sustainable Trading
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Financial News: Trading with a conscience reaches the dealing floor with ESG initiatives

Financial News: Trading with a conscience reaches the dealing floor with ESG initiatives

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Counterparties’ ethical credentials are being thrust into the spotlight, putting laggards at risk. Duncan Higgins is quoted in this article…
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The TRADE: Pioneering a hybrid organisational structure

The TRADE: Pioneering a hybrid organisational structure

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Christoph Hock, head of multi-asset trading at Union Investment, sits down with Annabel Smith to discuss the European asset manager’s new hybrid structure, regulatory divergence post-Brexit, the role of the trader in sustainability, and the token economy.

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The TRADE: Liontrust Asset Management – The future of ESG and sustainable trading

The TRADE: Liontrust Asset Management – The future of ESG and sustainable trading

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In this episode of TRADE Calls, multimedia editor Kiays Khalil is joined by Matthew McLoughlin, partner and head of trading at Liontrust Asset Management, to discuss the future of environmental social and governance (ESG) and trading.

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The TRADE: On the Ground – Sustainable Trading

The TRADE: On the Ground – Sustainable Trading

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The TRADE News team caught up with Duncan Higgins, founder of Sustainable Trading, at this year’s TradeTech Europe 2021. Following his panel on the future role of ESG in investments, trading and
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The TRADE: Markets veteran Duncan Higgins to launch industry’s first trading focused sustainability initiative

The TRADE: Markets veteran Duncan Higgins to launch industry’s first trading focused sustainability initiative

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The new membership network has already attracted buy-side firms and aims to address environmental challenges specific to trading firms through accountability to the wider industry and investors.

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