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Upcoming Webinar: How to get value from unstructured data: new approaches, tools and capabilities

Date: 19 January 2022 Time: 10:00am ET / 3:00pm London / 4:00pm CET Duration: 50 minutes Unstructured data volumes are huge, varied in type, and ready to be tapped to gain business value. While the theory is sound, the practicalities of capturing, managing, analysing and benefitting from unstructured data can be challenging, but there are…

Altada Opens London Office to Meet Local Demand for AI Solutions for Asset Management

Altada Technology Solutions, a provider of artificial intelligence (AI) solutions supporting improved data-driven decision making in the asset management community, is expanding on a global basis with the addition of a London office. Through 2021, the company has added offices in New York, San Francisco, Malta, Dublin and Barcelona. Altada was founded in 2018 in Cork,…

Railpen Chooses FINBOURNE LUSID to Provide IBOR

Railpen, a large UK pension fund, has chosen FINBOURNE’s cloud-based investment data management platform LUSID as its Investment Book of Record (IBOR). The decision forms a pillar in Railpen’s data management strategy as it continues to enrich in-house operations, adding new and future-proof capabilities across the middle and back office. Railpen made a market review…

Optimising Sustainable Investment Processes – How Asset Managers Can Best Prepare

By Martijn Groot, vice president, Marketing and Strategy, Alveo. Investment strategies are increasingly being driven by environmental social and governance (ESG) criteria and considerations, and ESG investment is growing rapidly. Research from Bloomberg found that assets invested according to ESG criteria are on track to exceed $53 trillion by 2025, representing more than a third…

Knowledge Graph Technology – A Game Changer for Data Management in Capital Markets

Early identification of use cases that provide a focal point for the implementation of knowledge graphs is essential to successful projects, according to a panel of experts speaking at a recent A-Team Group webinar. The webinar discussed the benefits and pitfalls of implementing knowledge graphs, including how to build, sustain and maintain them, use cases,…

FINBOURNE Brings Data Management Expertise to Creation of Consolidated Tape

FINBOURNE Technology is bringing its data management expertise into play as it joins the Dutch Authority for the Financial Markets’ (AFM) regulatory sandbox to drive creation of a Consolidated Tape Provider (CTP) as noted in the EU’s MiFID and MiFIR frameworks. As regulatory and industry discussion and consultation on a consolidated tape intensifies and raises…

A-Team Extends, Expands and Releases 2021/2022 Edition of Regulatory Data Handbook

Don’t miss the latest edition of A-Team Group’s Regulatory Data Handbook, a publication dedicated to helping you gain a full understanding of regulations related to your organisation from the details of requirements to best practice implementation. The 2021/2022 handbook covers more than 40 regulations, providing you with a detailed description of each regulation including its…

Recorded Webinar: Best practice approaches for corporate actions automation

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 data and resulting in missed opportunities to optimise revenue. While many firms currently process parts of…

SimCorp Adds Investment Accounting as a Service

SimCorp, a provider of Software-as-a-Service investment management solutions, has added Investment Accounting as a Service in response to increased demand from buy-side clients to outsource back-office functions. The multi-asset class service is based on the SimCorp Dimension platform and is part of the company’s drive to become a technology-enabled services company. It will deliver timely,…

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

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 financial institutions. Their use cases range from advanced data integration, unification and analytics to specific functionality…