Regulatory compliance firm Ascent Regtech, which offers a cloud-based Intelligence-as-a-Service platform, has launched a new change management product that automatically delivers targeted and bespoke regulatory updates to the customer. The product is designed to improve horizon scanning and change management processes by delivering a targeted feed of new regulations and rule changes that apply specifically to the customer. A new feature, Change Identification, provides a side-by-side comparison of the previous and newly updated versions of the rule text, while the Impact Analysis function shows the impact to the customer’s tasks which contain their controls, policies and/or procedures, enabling further action.
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We’ve asked over many years how financial institutions can find common ground for data management processes to meet the requirements of multiple regulations, such as MiFID II, MiFIR, EMIR, MAR and BCBS 239. While this is a goal most firms have aspired to, the reality of pressing deadlines for regulation after regulation meant firms had...
A group of six banks and data vendors is working with Ethereum smart contracts to improve the quality of counterparty reference data through anonymous reconciliation. The blockchain initiative was borne out of the need to improve data quality for Markets in Financial Instruments Directive II (MiFID II) and Markets in Financial Instruments Regulation (MiFIR), and...
Now in its 3rd year, the RegTech Summit in NYC explores how the North American financial services industry can leverage technology to drive innovation, cut costs and support regulatory change.
In response to the popularity of the A-Team Regulatory Data Handbook, we have published a fifth edition outlining the essentials of regulations that are likely to have an impact on data and data management at your organisation. New to this edition is a section on RegTech, covering drivers behind the development of innovative regulatory technology,...