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Upcoming Webinar: Enabling data democratisation with trusted and well governed data

Date: 7 June 2022 Time: 10:00am ET / 3:00pm London / 4:00pm CET Duration: 50 minutes Data democratisation enables users across an organisation to access and analyse data in a digital format. Its benefits are many and include allowing employees to make informed business decisions without recourse to IT, gaining a better understanding of customers,…

Join Us on the Journey to Data Democratisation

Data democratisation is a desirable destination for many capital markets firms – but exactly how do you get there, what will you find on arrival, and what are the hazards along the way? These questions and more will be addressed during an A-Team Group webinar on 7 June, Enabling data democratisation with trusted and well…

Bank of England and FCA Artificial Intelligence Public-Private Forum Publishes Final Report

The Bank of England and Financial Conduct Authority’s Artificial Intelligence Public-Private Forum (AIPPF), which was set up in October 2020 to share information and understand the practical challenges of using AI within financial services, has published its final report. The report focuses on three areas of potential risk in AI systems – data, model risk,…

Synechron Partners Differential Privacy Solutions Provider LeapYear to Help Clients Monetise Data

Digital transformation consultancy Synechron has partnered LeapYear Technologies to accelerate the use of ‘differential privacy’ solutions that Synechron can provide to its banking, asset management, insurance, and stock exchange clients. LeapYear unlocks commercial value from large-scale data in a mathematically proven, scalable, rigorous, and anonymised way. The companies have developed a proof of concept and…

A-Team Group Names Winners of Data Management Insight Awards 2021

A-Team Group has named the winners of its prestigious 2021 Data Management Insight Awards. The annual awards, now in their ninth year, recognise leading providers of data management solutions, services and consultancy to capital markets participants. Award categories ranged from best data lineage solution to best data quality analysis tool, best standards solution, best corporate…

DANIE Consortium on Course for Legal Entity Status, Additional Data Sharing Apps

The DANIE consortium is close to confirming a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with a group of large global banks that will define the consortium’s participant community, add momentum to the project, and provide a stepping stone towards making DANIE a legal entity that is industry owned and governed. The consortium was formed in late 2019…

Recorded Webinar: Brexit: Reviewing the regulatory landscape and the data management response

With Brexit behind us and the UK establishing its own regulatory regime having failed to reach equivalence with the EU, financial firms face challenges of double reporting, uncertainty about UK regulation, and a potential exodus of top talent. The data management response is not easy and could stretch some firms to the limit as they…

Recorded Webinar: Managing the transaction reporting landscape post Brexit: MiFID II, SFTR, EMIR

The transaction reporting landscape has, for many financial institutions, expanded considerably in size since the end of the UK’s Brexit transition period on 31 December 2020 and the resulting need for double reporting of some transactions to both EU and UK authorities. It has also changed dramatically following the UK government’s failure to reach equivalence…

GLEIF Details Technologies Underlying Digital Version of LEI, the Verifiable LEI

The Global Legal Entity Identifier Foundation (GLEIF) has published issuance and technical infrastructure models for the verifiable LEI (vLEI) system it introduced back in December 2020. The vLEI is a secure digital attestation of a conventional LEI and is designed to extend the use of the identifier and, ultimately, enable instant and automated identity verification…

Octopai Supports Cloud Migration with Cloud Native Data Lineage for Business Intelligence

As data volumes grow, new sources emerge, and firms migrate to the cloud, data lineage has become essential to mapping, visualising and understanding data across the enterprise, and crucial to providing business users with trusted information. Octopai, which came to market in 2018, offers automated metadata-based data lineage with a focus on analysing and understanding…