Axiom for Derivatives

World-class talent with experience across the full range of over-the-counter and exchange-traded derivative products

The challenge

The global derivatives market is increasingly challenged to find the right talent to address new regulatory requirements while managing risk in a volatile global environment.

Accessing talent with the right derivatives experience will be key to your organization’s success.  

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A challenge facing the big banks now: There’s only a small talent pool out there that hasn’t been picked up by another bank.
Brian Distance Axiom Derivatives Lawyer

Stay ahead of the curve

CHANGING REGULATIONS

Ongoing regulatory deadlines continue to drive changes to agreements worth trillions of dollars

EXPANDING WORKLOADS

New workstreams around initial margin reform can require negotiations with hundreds of counterparties to update thousands of agreements

LIMITED TALENT SUPPLY

76% of financial services CEOs find it difficult to find talent with the skills they need

Our solutions

Our support can be designed to meet your needs, with a single secondee or a team solution, to offer structuring, documentation, and negotiation support in areas that include:

Financial services
OTC, exchange-traded products and structured securities, futures contracts, product development, and regulation

Regulation and compliance
Initial margin Phase 5/6, LIBOR transition and Brexit, European market infrastructure regulation

Documentation and negotiation
ISDA documentation and negotiation, trading documentation and agreements, prime brokerage support

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75+

Derivatives lawyers

600+

Financial Services lawyers

90+

Derivatives lawyers deployed since 2018

Why work with Axiom?

Build Your Team
  • 75+ derivative lawyers
  • Our lawyers have an average of 15+ years of experience
  • 90+ derivatives lawyers deployed since 2018
  • Flexibly scale your team up or down to respond to a fast-changing, budget-constrained business environment
  • Access lawyers with experience in over 100 legal specialties
  • Tap into our 20 years of experience and best practices supporting derivatives work
  • Axiom’s clients include 10 of the top 20 banks in the world
  • 99% of our clients say they would recommend Axiom
  • Structured onboarding and feedback process to maximize time to productivity and stay in alignment with client success

Why work with Axiom?

Access world-class derivatives talent
  • 75+ derivative lawyers
  • Our lawyers have an average of 15+ years of experience
  • 90+ derivatives lawyers deployed since 2018
Build a dynamic derivatives legal team
  • Flexibly scale your team up or down to respond to a fast-changing, budget-constrained business environment
  • Access lawyers with experience in over 100 legal specialties
  • Tap into our 20 years of experience and best practices supporting derivatives work
Work with a partner who understands derivatives
  • Axiom’s clients include 10 of the top 20 banks in the world
  • 99% of our clients say they would recommend Axiom
  • Structured onboarding and feedback process to maximize time to productivity and stay in alignment with client success
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