Back to Contributor

Christopher Rich

Christopher Rich is the General Counsel for the FICC Markets Standards Board (FMSB), a standard setting body for the global wholesale fixed income, currencies and commodities (FICC) markets. Mr. Rich has overall responsibility for all FMSB Working Groups and their publications including Standards, Statements of Good Practice and Spotlight Reviews.

Advanced Filters
Christopher Rich
Clear All
Financial Markets Standards Board: A Change Agent at the Heart of Wholesale Financial Markets

by Christopher Rich, Ted MacDonald


May 15, 2022

The need to bring people to the table to agree a way forward, virtually or in person, has never been more important. It’s what Financial Markets Standards Board (FMSB) has been doing for the wholesale fixed income, currencies and commodities markets since its inception in 2015. Collaboration, education and internationalisation are the watchwords of this unique body that looks not only at misconduct but the behaviours that drive it – and ways to interrupt history repeating itself. ...cont