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Upcoming Webinar: Best practice approaches for corporate actions automation

Date: 18 November 2021 Time: 10:00am ET / 3:00pm London / 4:00pm CET Duration: 50 minutes Demand for timely and accurate corporate actions data is growing as volumes and complexity rise, and financial institutions acknowledge the increasingly costly gap between accurate corporate actions processing in real, or near-real, time and faulty processing caused by poor…

Upcoming Webinar: Deploying knowledge graphs in the real data management world

Date: 16 November 2021 Time: 10:00am ET / 3:00pm London / 4:00pm CET Duration: 50 minutes Knowledge graphs that link data across a wide and diverse range of sources, incorporate both structured and unstructured data, visualise connected data, and provide in-depth contextual search capabilities that deliver business insight without moving data offer great potential for…

Why it’s time to stop debating cloud in capital markets

By Mark White, Senior Manager – Financial Markets and Fintech, Telehouse. It’s a well-known fact that the finance sector has historically been hesitant in its adoption of cloud computing technology. Over the years, we have seen financial institutions struggle to define their cloud strategy, resulting in organisations not achieving objectives and delaying further attempts at…

Contour extends use of LEI to inclusion in trade finance network

Contour, a digital trade finance network, has partnered the Global Legal Entity Identifier Foundation (GLEIF) to enable the use of Legal Entity Identifiers (LEIs) within its network and to financially support its members in obtaining their own LEI. By adopting the entity identifier, Contour’s members will benefit from increased confidence among their trading counterparties, lower…

Kaiko and Bloomberg Promote Standards for Digital Asset Markets with Release of Financial Instrument Global Identifiers for Crypto Assets

Kaiko, a cryptocurrency market data provider, is bringing Bloomberg’s Financial Instrument Global Identifier (FIGI) into play as a means of identifying crypto assets and enabling greater interoperability between industry participants including digital asset exchanges, data aggregators, custodians, service providers and regulators. The companies’ first move is the release of a batch of FIGIs for all…

New Change FX Selects EOSE to Strengthen Distribution of Crypto Data

New Change FX (NCFX), an authorised benchmark calculation agent regulated by the FCA, has expanded its relationship with EOSE to strengthen distribution of its crypto data offering. EOSE, a specialist in commoditising data assets, will provide NCFX with a team of expert data sales and business development professionals, allowing NCFX to concentrate its resources on…

LSEG Selects FINBOURNE Platform to Power Wealth and Investment Solutions Businesses

London Stock Exchange Group (LSEG) has selected FINBOURNE Technology’s LUSID Software-as-as-Service (SaaS) investment data management platform to power its wealth and investment solutions businesses. LUSID will be an element of LSEG’s digital and cloud programme, and will provide a scalable and virtual real-time data repository that can consolidate multi-asset class data across the businesses. LSEG…

FSB and IMF Report on G20 Data Gaps Initiative

The Financial Stability Board (FSB) and International Monetary Fund (IMF) have published their Sixth Progress Report – Countdown to December 2021 on the implementation of the Second Phase of the G20 Data Gaps Initiative (DGI-2). The report highlights significant progress in closing identified policy relevant data gaps during phases 1 and 2 of the Data…

Etrading Releases Digital Token Identifier Registration Service, Initiates Use of Standards Across Digital Token Asset Class

Etrading Software has started Digital Token Identifier (DTI) registration following go live of the DTI registry in July 2021 and recent publication of the ISO standard for digital assets, ISO 24165. With the standard in place, early work by the registry includes coverage of the top 100 cryptocurrencies by market capitalisation – ultimately, all digital…

Scotiabank Partners Google Cloud to Accelerate Global Data and Analytics Strategy

Scotiabank has made a strategic partnership with Google Cloud to increase the bank’s cloud-first commitment and accelerate its global data and analytics strategy. As a Scotiabank trusted cloud partner for data and analytics, Google Cloud will help create a more personal and predictive banking experience for Scotiabank customers in the Americas and across the globe….