Tabb Fixed Income Event

By | 2018-03-21T07:38:25+00:00 February 13, 2017|Categories: News and Views|Tags: , , |

The Tabb Group holds a fixed income summit each January that serves as a key gathering point for the industry; an industry that has been dealing with many of the same challenges that face other financial markets: increasing regulation, change spurred on by new technology, and the ensuing market structure shifts that have altered [...]

STAC Midwinter Meeting

By | 2018-03-21T07:37:15+00:00 January 16, 2017|Categories: News and Views|Tags: , |

STAC motto “Dictum Meum Pactum”: My Word Is My Bond For reasons that will forever escape me, the Securities Traders Association of Chicago (STAC) chooses to hold its big, annual meeting in Chicago during the first part of January. Maybe it’s to get a good start to the New Year or maybe [...]

The CME Global Financial Leadership Conference 2016 (GFLC)

By | 2017-01-16T11:46:15+00:00 November 22, 2016|Categories: News and Views|Tags: , |

The CME Global Financial Leadership Conference 2016 (GFLC) is a conference unlike any other. Each November, the CME and its invited guests assemble in Florida for a two-day meeting to listen and interact with the brightest luminaries in the world of politics, economics, and other fields. Coming just one week after the U.S. Presidential election, [...]

2016 FIA Expo – Day Two

By | 2016-12-06T15:47:41+00:00 October 24, 2016|Categories: News and Views|Tags: , , |

There’s just no escaping the energy let down that comes with the second day of FIA Expo as the biggest stars appear on day one and the panels become either more specific or less on-point and, therefore, somewhat less interesting. Still, there was plenty of content to chew on with the FIA Innovation Award announcement [...]

Building a Digital Business for the Future

By | 2017-09-01T10:51:45+00:00 April 18, 2016|Categories: Digital Transformation, Fusion Blog|Tags: , , , , , |

Maven Wave recently participated in the 2016 AGENDA conference, hosted by IDG Enterprise in Amelia Island, FL. AGENDA is a business leadership conference focused on transforming the enterprise for the digital world. The conference is attended by digital leaders from all over the country who are leading transformation efforts in their organizations; C-level executives, VPs, [...]

Blockchain on the Brink: Report from the DTCC Blockchain Conference

By | 2018-03-21T07:32:00+00:00 April 12, 2016|Categories: News and Views|Tags: , |

If 2015 was all about start up “unicorns” and a general raft of enthusiasm for fintech, then 2016 is shaping up to be the year of blockchain. Virtually a week doesn’t go by that a major blockchain event is held in London, New York, or the Silicon Valley and investments, partnerships and new products seemingly [...]

Mavens Give Back: Mercy Home Holiday Celebration

By | 2017-09-01T10:57:03+00:00 December 14, 2015|Categories: Fusion Blog, Working at Maven Wave|Tags: , , |

This time of year, it's important to reflect back on the year and to be thankful for what you have. In 2015, Maven Wave launched an initiative to provide guidance and opportunities for employees to give back to the community. We decided to focus our community involvement on the Mercy Home for Boys and Girls in Chicago. [...]

A Conference Unlike Any Other: Notes from the CME Group “Global Financial Leadership Conference”

By | 2016-12-06T15:47:46+00:00 November 20, 2015|Categories: News and Views|Tags: , |

Over the past eight years, the CME Group has set a new standard for the financial industry through the Global Financial Leadership Conference (GFLC), a two-day meeting that brings together an invitation-only group of industry leaders to consider the most important and emerging topics of the day. While other gatherings focus on a particular sector [...]