The Field Effect

The Field Effect

David Field, Managing Director


TFE is a boutique consultancy specialising in clearing and collateral management, spanning cleared and uncleared OTC Derivatives and Exchange Traded Derivatives.

We provide advisory services to every participant in the industry value chain including; buy-side and sell-side firms, clearing houses, custodians and CSDs.

TFE was founded and is led by David Field, an acknowledged expert in clearing and collateral management. With over 20 years financial services consulting experience, David has led many clearing and collateral advisory projects across buy-side, sell-side, CCPs and custodians, spanning strategy, target operating model, and technology. David speaks at numerous industry conferences and is frequently quoted in financial services media.
The Field Effect Features archive
Securities Lending Times
Practice lead Mark Barnard and senior consultant Simon Davies of The Field Effect consider creating opportunities out of the return of securities finance
The Field Effect News archive
Securities Lending Times
EXCLUSIVE: The Field Effect snaps up Barnard
11 January 2017 | London | Reporter: Drew Nicol
Specialist consultancy firm The Field Effect has appointed Mark Barnard as a senior consultant...
Collateral management likely to consolidate
16 October 2015 | London | Reporter: Mark Dugdale
New regulations and changes in financial markets mean consolidation in collateral management is highly likely, according to a report from BNY Mellon and The Field Effect...
Synthetic financing transactions on the rise
29 June 2015 | Edinburgh | Reporter: Stephen Durham
A survey of 56 market participants carried out by swaps technology provider 4sight and consultancy The Field Effect has revealed that 32 percent of participants are currently booking synthetic financing transactions...