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Welcome to Margin Matters

Our Margin Matters Podcast Series has been specifically created to shine a light on critical areas and themes within the financial industry.

Listen, learn, and subscribe to our podcast, where we'll discuss the latest news and trends within the derivatives markets with our host, Virginie O'Shea, and new guests every episode.

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Our Host


Virginie O'Shea is a capital markets fintech research specialist, with two decades of experience in tracking financial technology developments in the sector, with a particular focus on regulatory developments, data, and standards. She is the founder of Firebrand Research, a new research and advisory firm focused on providing capital markets technology and operations insights for the digital age.

Latest Episodes

EPISODE 01

Derivatives, WFH Edition

In our inaugural Margin Matters podcast, fintech founders Liam Huxley of Cassini Systems and Christian Nentwich of Duco talk to Virginie O’Shea from Firebrand Research about how they got into the industry, what they’ve learned during the crisis and the unique challenges the industry has faced so far in 2020. We also delve into the regulatory delays for key pieces of derivatives regulation such as UMR and get the lowdown on what the European Commission has in store for the rest of the year.

Be Our Guest


We already have plans for upcoming episodes but we'd love to involve leading firms and people in the industry to lift the lid on margin, analytics, FinTech, finance and more.

If you've got something to say and would like to be part of our broadcast please get in touch right away - click below and use the form on our Contact page.