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Recorded Webinar: MiFID II and FRTB Data Analytics, Benchmarks and Risk Modelling

Don’t miss this opportunity to view the recording of this recently held webinar. Markets in Financial Instruments Directive II (MiFID II) and the Fundamental Review of the Trading Book (FRTB) require huge volumes of data to be sourced and managed. This webinar will discuss what sort of data analytics you need to implement to be…

Recorded Webinar: Data as a Service: Realizing its Value for Data Management

Don’t miss this opportunity to view the recording of this recently held webinar. Faced with substantial and rapidly changing regulatory demands, trading firms are realizing the need for agility in the way they handle data. With global regulations like MiFID II and FRTB reshaping data requirements – and the prospect of future measures introducing yet…

RegTek Delivers Tactical Software to Support Strategic Approaches to Regulation

RegTek Solutions, a subsidiary of Risk Focus formed early this year, has introduced EMIR-Ready, a regulatory readiness testing and validation service designed to help firms within the scope of European Market Infrastructure Regulation (EMIR) comply with changes to the regulation’s Regulatory Technical Standards (RTS) that come into play on 1 November 2017. EMIR-Ready is a…

Project Sentinel Makes Headway on MiFID II Compliance

Project Sentinel, a consortium of banks working to mutualise the cost of implementing Markets in Financial Instruments Directive II (MiFID II) in the OTC front office, will pass a significant milestone on Monday 3 April when Adaptive, a software firm selected by Sentinel as a technology provider, will deliver the backbone of the Sentinel solution…

The Reference Data Utility Handbook

The potential of a reference data utility model has been discussed for many years, and while early implementations failed to gain traction, the model has now come of age as financial institutions look for new data management models that can solve the challenges of operational cost reduction, improved data quality and regulatory compliance. The multi-tenanted…

Recorded Webinar: How to leverage a market data inventory platform for enterprise-wide gains

This webinar has passed, but you can view the recording by registering here. What do global heads of market data thinking about the best ways of managing costs? What are the considerations, strengths and weaknesses of a market data inventory platform? Join us on a webinar where we reveal the findings from our survey including:…

Corvil and Abide Collaborate to Support MiFID II Real-Time Reporting Obligation

Corvil is working with regulatory reporting provider Abide Financial to help firms comply with regulations that include a real-time reporting obligation such as Markets in Financial Instruments Directive II (MiFID II). The partnership also reduces risk by reconciling middle and back office transaction data with a record of each order message that is sent and…

Jonathan Clark to Leave Citisoft and Join Pentagon Consulting

Jonathan Clark will leave Citisoft, the buy-side consultancy he cofounded 30 years ago and sold to Tech Mahindra in 2005, at the end of this month and take up the role of CEO at Pentagon Consulting Group, also a buy-side specialist, at the start of next month. At Citisoft, Clark and his colleagues grew the…

Recorded Webinar: Next Generation Technology for Data Quality

This webinar has passed, but you can view the recording by registering here. What impact are next generation technologies having on data management today, and what is the outlook for further implementation and process improvements. We explore technologies such as automation, cloud computing, a managed services model, and applying the distributed model of blockchain to…

Markit Partners WorkFusion to Automate Manual Processes and Deliver Greater Value to Customers

Markit has teamed up with WorkFusion to automate some of the high volume manual processes that support its Information, Processing and Solutions business divisions. Automation is expected to increase the efficiency and accuracy of the processes, improve operational performance, reduce costs, and enable the company to deliver greater value to its customers. Markit considered building…