IMA Publishes IBOR Standards, but Every IBOR is Unique

The industry will soon reach a consensus on IBOR standards and requirements, panelists told BST Europe.

Panelists at the summit said there is more to an effective IBOR  than meets the eye, and that firms should focus on the implementation steps and business arrangements first, to make sure the end product fits the purpose.

As buy-side firms are facing issues around their position data, the primary purpose of an IBOR solution is to deliver position data for investment purposes. According to Igor Lobanov, enterprise architect at Legal and General Investment Management, achieving the core capabilitie