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Data Management Summit: Regulation and Cost Drive Adoption of Data Utilities

The potential of reference data utilities to cut data management costs and improve data quality was a hot topic at last week’s A-Team Group Data Management Summit in New York. Most speakers and delegates agreed that data utilities will become part of the capital markets landscape, but exactly how they will operate and how the…

Talking Reference Data with Andrew Delaney: That Was the Week that Was

I’m sure I’ve used that headline before but it seems apt: two conferences in one week, plus a data management training session in conjunction with our friends at EDM Works and JWG. Yes, last week was quite a week. For those of you that attended, I’m sure you’ll agree that Thursday’s Data Management Summit was…

Highlights from the Data Management Summit – Autumn 2013

Take a look at our video highlights to get an idea of what DMS is really all about! Hear some highlights from the panel discussions, tour the networking breaks, and hear what our sponsors and delegates have to say about the event, and you will soon be able to find out why this event is…

Markit Teams with Genpact to Deliver Shared Service for Client On Boarding

Markit has teamed up with business process specialist Genpact to develop a shared service dedicated to the management of client on-boarding and other know-your-customer (KYC) requirements. To ensure the service meets the on boarding needs of large financial institutions, the companies will be joined by HSBC and Morgan Stanley in an initial six-month design and…

Recorded Webinar: The Global LEI System – Putting the Pieces in Place

This webinar has passed, but you can view the recording here. The Regulatory Oversight Committee has sustained development of the global legal entity identifier system – or GLEIS – over the summer months, most recently endorsing pre-Local Operating Units in China, Argentina, Poland and Italy to make a total of 13 units worldwide that are…

Swedbank Robur Extends use of SimCorp Dimension to Cover Solvency II

Swedbank Robur has extended its use of SimCorp Dimension to include the software provider’s Solvency II solution. The asset manager was already using Dimension as its core investment management platform and its choice of the software for Solvency II was a natural move as the platform already includes most of the functionality required to meet…

Recorded Webinar: Dealing with Reality – How to Ensure Data Quality in the Changing Entity Identifier Landscape

This webinar has passed, but you can view the recording here. The development of the global legal entity identifier standard has put a focus on entity and customer data. Financial institutions are struggling with a range of quality of issues. The emergence of several so-called pre-LEIs has added complexity to the situation. How are firms…

GoldenSource Responds to Market Interest in Financial Industry Business Ontology

The decision by GoldenSource to map its enterprise data management (EDM) solution to the Financial Industry Business Ontology (FIBO) signals initial industry take up of the semantic standard, which GoldenSource suggests could go as far as becoming a regulatory requirement for reporting. FIBO is an initiative of the EDM Council and describes in business terms…

Recorded Webinar: Managing Valuations Data for Optimal Risk Management

This webinar has passed, but you can view the recording here. Our panel of experts delves into how to ensure valuations data quality for optimal risk management. Post-Credit Crisis, valuations have emerged as a key data set for addressing risk of exposure to illiquid and other hard-to-value over-the-counter instruments. Regulators are pressing for more transparency…

Recorded Webinar: Preparing For Primetime – How to Benefit from the Global LEI

This webinar has passed, but you can view the recording here. Much has been made of the initiative to create a global standard legal entity identifier (LEI). Its backers have taken great pains to explain how the new identifier will improve transparency and contribute to the ongoing regulatory war against systemic risk. After months of…