In the World of change, computing capacity doubles every 18 months, storage gets cheaper every year and regulation increases at a scary rate (although skilled resource doesn't get any cheaper!). This year will also see brokers face two specific challenges amongst their normal array of process change, tick boxes and reporting requirements.

These two are the unknowns of Brexit and Electronic Placing. I won't open the Brexit hornet’s nest, but the electronic placing challenge is one worth a visit.