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Bloomberg PolarLake Upgrade Allows CDOs to Extract More Value from Data

Bloomberg PolarLake has upgraded its data management utility to Version 8.0 with a view to giving chief data officers (CDOs) increased control, quality and insight into their organisation’s data universe. The vendor describes v8.0 as a ‘major update’ that allows users to extract more value and deliver better insights from their data. Current users of…

RegTech Summit New York: Industry Leaders Agree on Importance of Collaboration

At the highly successful second annual RegTech Summit in New York on the 15th November, a selection of senior industry leaders came together in the first session to discuss the hard questions facing the industry. Where is innovation coming from? What barriers are preventing the adoption of RegTech? What are the best ways to minimise…

A-Team RegTech Summit New York Emphasises the Importance of Innovation as a Foundation for Firm Data Practices

A-Team Group’s second annual RegTech Summit arrived in a snowy New York City on November 15, 2018 to cram a crowded day with expert speakers, controversial topics, deep-diving discussions and problem-solving solutions. An impressive attendee line-up of over 200 delegates comprising industry leaders, financial institutions and senior decision-makers added to the atmosphere, while our pioneering…

Broadridge Integrates Tableau with Investment Management Data Warehouse

Broadridge Financial Solutions has partnered Tableau Software to deliver enhanced analytics and visualisation capabilities to its investment management clients. The partnership integrates the Broadridge investment management data warehouse and Tableau to provide self-service access to individualised analytics, customisable digital reports and interactive dashboards. Eric Bernstein, head of asset management solutions at Broadridge, says: “Actionable data…

Corlytics Adds Free App to Risk Software

Corlytics, a provider of regulatory risk data and analytics, has added to its RiskFusion software solution with the launch of a new Regulatory Event Data (RED) app providing a free, centralised feed of regulatory notices from financial regulators around the world: including notices, communications, change edicts, consultations, enforcements and penalties. The new app filters real-time…

DTCC Equity Kinetics Provides Insights into US Equity Markets

DTCC has introduced Equity Kinetics, a data services product providing institutional investors with a comprehensive market view of activity across all US equity trading venues. The data is ideal for quantitative market participants seeking insights to enhance their understanding of the US equities markets. DTCC Equity Kinetics facilitates analysis of US equity market activity by…

KYC/AML

Know Your Customer (KYC) is a process to which financial institutions must adhere in order to comply with global Anti-Money Laundering (AML) regulations. It requires the institution to verify the identity of its clients and to obtain detailed due diligence information in order to assess the potential risk of illegal activity. Find out more on our Knowledge Hub.

Refinitiv Expands Access to Data Through Deal with Microsoft

Refinitiv, formerly the Financial and Risk business of Thomson Reuters, is planning to sweat its data assets through an agreement with Microsoft that will integrate Refinitiv financial and markets data in applications and services including Microsoft Excel, MSN Money and Bing. This breaks with the former Thomson Reuters tradition of supplying data through a pipe…

Demand Derivatives Partners GMEX to Deliver Innovative Futures Exchange and Clearing House

Demand Derivatives, a creator of novel derivative instruments, and GMEX Group, a provider of exchange and post-trade technology solutions, are partnering to produce a US regulated futures exchange, RealDemand Board of Trade (RealBOT), and clearing house, RealDemand Clearing (RealClear). The partnership includes GMEX taking a minority equity stake in Demand Derivatives. RealBOT and RealClear are…

Sovereign Capital Partners Takes Ownership of Asset Control from Marlin Equity Partners

Nearly a year after Marlin Equity Partners put Asset Control up for sale with a price tag of £100 million – an astonishing eight times EBITDA – in November 2017, it has found a buyer in Sovereign Capital Partners, a UK-based private equity firm with a track record of acquiring high quality businesses and supporting…