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Upcoming Webinar: Sourcing and managing ESG disclosure data to ensure compliance

Date: 8 February 2022 Time: 10:00am ET / 3:00pm London / 4:00pm CET Duration: 50 minutes As interest in ESG investing continues to accelerate, asset managers must source and manage increasing volumes of ESG disclosure data. Data volumes are not the only problem, with different types of ESG disclosure data, the need to master the…

Aztec Group Selects Fenergo Client Lifecycle Management Solution

Aztec Group, a specialist in alternative asset classes, has selected Fenergo’s cloud-native Software-as-a-Service client lifecycle management solution to digitalise client and investor journeys. The solution will be rolled out to replace legacy systems for onboarding and compliance as Aztec Group works towards digital transformation. The Fenergo offering is a fully managed, multi-tenant, API-first platform designed…

Finastra Adds €STR, TONAR and SORA Rates to Fusion LIBOR Transition Calculator

Finastra has introduced additional Alternative Reference Rates (ARR) and Risk-Free Rates (RFRs) to its Fusion LIBOR Transition Calculator. The move enables banks, corporates and borrowers to calculate ARR in preparation for the end of the majority of LIBOR rates on December 31, 2021. In addition to SOFR for the US dollar and SONIA for pounds…

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…

State Street Alpha Expands Index and Benchmark Services Through Partnership with RIMES

State Street’s recent addition of a strategic partnership with RIMES will help clients meet increasingly complex index requirements and provide a solution that aggregates indexes and benchmarks across multiple providers. The partnership, which is with State Street Alpha, an integrated front-to-back office platform that combines Charles River Development (CRD), middle-office processing, data and back-office services,…

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…

ICE Benchmark Administration Updates on LIBOR Cessation and Synthetic LIBOR

ICE Benchmark Administration (IBA), the authorised and regulated administrator of LIBOR, has provided an update regarding LIBOR cessation and synthetic LIBOR following announcements from the UK Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) made over the past year and focusing on when LIBOR settings will cease and the creation of a synthetic methodology for selected LIBOR settings through…