Dr Robert Barnes, Chartered FCSI(Hon)

Dr Robert Barnes is Founder and Managing Director of Anopolis, a specialised advisory boutique since 2013, and an exchange expert with more than 29 years in financial markets including 13 years as CEO of two successful regulated trading venues – Turquoise (2013-2022, LSEG) & UBS MTF (2010-2013, UBS 1994-2013). He serves as a current member of the UK FCA Secondary Markets Advisory Committee and the National Timing Centre programme Steering Committee led by the National Physical Laboratory


2023 July

Dr Robert Barnes speaks at the Oxford Bank Governance Programme at the Saïd Business School

2023 June

Dr Robert Barnes speaks on panel at Oxford-Man Institute of Quantitative Finance, University of Oxford
Dr Robert Barnes addresses CISI MasterClass at The Athenaeum Club, Pall Mall, London.

2023 May

The Review publishes, “UK has a plan and fresh legal moves to promote trust and confidence in global digital markets,”  https://shorturl.at/tuzO8


2023 April

CISI awards Honorary Fellowship, its highest accolade, to Dr Robert Barnes


2023 Feb

UKJT Legal Statement on Digital Securities: Experts’ Voices – Dr Robert Barnes at 1:47 & 4:37 https://player.vimeo.com/video/833616540


2022 Nov

Dr Robert Barnes is voted The TRADE’s first Industry Person of the Year


2022 July

Dr Robert Barnes receives European Markets Choice Award for Individual Market Recognition


2022 June

FCA appoints Dr Robert Barnes among members of its new Secondary Markets Advisory Committee

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