Watch our webinar: A new era for trading technology

Our exclusive webinar

If you’re looking for an expert perspective on the current trends in capital markets technology, you’re in the right place. 

In our webinar, we bring together some of the industry’s leading voices to discuss everything from cloud adoption and automation through to the major barriers to innovation and how these can be overcome.

An expert perspective on capital markets technology

Our expert panel, moderated by financial journalist and editor, Shruti Tripathi Chopra, will be drawing on a combined experience in financial markets technology that can’t be found anywhere else. Tune in for advice, insight and predictions on the most pertinent issues, including:

Key trends for 2024

From Platform-as-a-Service solutions to automation and AI – our panel reveals its top tech-related predictions for the next 12 months.


Find out how the most technologically advanced banks are pushing what’s possible through automation to save time, mitigate risk and add value.

Unlocking innovation

How does financial markets compare to other sectors in terms of tech innovation? What’s holding it back? And how can banks become more future-proofed? We’ll be answering all these questions.

The outsourcing question

The skills gap and rising costs are putting increasing pressure on internal teams. We’ll be exploring whether outsourcing is the answer, or whether there’s a smarter approach.

Migrating trading platforms to the cloud

Our panel will explore how can banks begin to take full advantage of the cloud, even for highly complex and customised platforms like Summit.

Plus much more

Meet the experts

Shruti Tripathi Chopra  

of Financial News

Shruti is the Editor-in-chief of Financial News, a Dow-Jones owned publication covering investment banking, fintech, asset management, private equity, law firms and hedge funds. She holds a master’s degree in international journalism from Cardiff University and her previous roles include News Editor
at City A.M.

Dobromir Todorov  

Tech Entrepreneur, Architect, Founder & ex-CEO of HeleCloud

Dobromir is a serial tech entrepreneur, deep tech investor and advisor. His portfolio includes startups in corporate security, compliance, fraud detection, robotics, automation and AI. With experience as an executive at AWS, and as co-founder and CEO of HeleCloud, Dob has expertise in cloud services and
is passionate about tech disruption and innovation.

Nic O’Brien  

Worldwide Partner Lead for the Migration Acceleration Program at AWS

As worldwide leader of the AWS Migration Acceleration Program, Nic works with the AWS Partner Network to facilitate best practice methodologies for cloud migrations. In 2017, he launched the program in EMEA before taking on the global role in 2022. Prior to AWS, Nic worked at global systems integrators serving clients in the Financial Services market.

Des Stockdale  

Founder and CEO of Phi Partners

Des has two decades’ experience running capital markets IT consultancies which focus on delivering optimal value from both proprietary tech and third-party software. Testiment to his vision and expertise, he has built and sold two such companies in the past. With Phi, Des oversees a company specialising in Summit, Murex, Front Arena and Sophis, serving banks all over the world.

Our client base comprises some of the world’s leading financial institutions