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Virtues of Consistency

Philosophers and authors may dismiss consistency as an overrated refuge for unimaginative minds, but when it comes to industrial strength data quality efforts, it proves to be a necessity.

Inside Reference Data | Opinion | Data Management | 10 Apr 2014


Taxed By Collection

Fatca regulation tax withholding is almost here, and industry experts outlined the burden firms are preparing to bear in a recent SIX Financial Information-sponsored discussion. Michael Shashoua reports on the data considerations and methods raised

Inside Reference Data | Feature | Regulation & Standards | 10 Apr 2014


IMA Adviser Explains Solvency II Challenges for Asset Managers

Susan Wright of the UK's Investment Management Association explains what the European Parliament's adoption of Omnibus II means for the implementation of Solvency II

Inside Reference Data | Interview | Regulation & Standards | 10 Apr 2014 | video


Swift's Neutjens Talks Progress For Utility Platform

Over the past year or more, Swift has made major strides in reference data services with its SwiftRef platform. Patrik Neutjens, the organization's head of reference data, speaks with Michael Shashoua about its accomplishments and the work ahead

Inside Reference Data | Interview | Data Management | 09 Apr 2014


Polish CCP Gains Emir Authorization

KDPW_CCP, Poland's primary clearing house, has satisfied the requirements of its national regulators for authorization under the European Market Infrastructure Regulation (Emir).

Sell-Side Technology | News | Compliance | 09 Apr 2014


IRS Fills In Fatca Details

The US Internal Revenue Service has issued a final form for filing under the foreign tax withholding regulation, completed more agreements with foreign entities to enforce the rules and extended a key registration deadline to April 12

Inside Reference Data | News | Regulation & Standards | 08 Apr 2014


Wolters Kluwer Updates Reporting Capabilities for Austrian Requirements

Wolters Kluwer Financial Services has used the software of the Svenson business it acquired last year to make updates necessitated by changes to Austrian reporting requirements

Inside Reference Data | News | Regulation & Standards | 08 Apr 2014


Etrali Debuts Check Suite for Compliance

Etrali Trading Solutions has announced the launch of its Check Suite product, which allows compliance officers to monitor surveillance tools for critical errors.

Sell-Side Technology | News | Compliance | 08 Apr 2014


Not the Home Stretch

The data management demands facing the industry continue to expand, and the plans and systems available or being devised to deal with them need to grow at the same rate, as ISITC's chair observed at its recent annual conference.

Inside Reference Data | Opinion | Regulation & Standards | 07 Apr 2014


For Fatca Compliance, Banks Work to Create Internal Data Hubs

At a conference hosted by Waters' sibling publication OpRisk, panelists discussed the technological pain points that surround compliance with new Fatca guidelines. The key hurdle is clear: integrating disparate systems in order to more efficiently share...

Sell-Side Technology | Analysis | Regulation & Standards | 04 Apr 2014

NOW OPEN -- Inside Market Data Awards 2014

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Call-for-entry and voting are now open for the 12th annual Inside Market Data Awards 2014, which take place in New York on May 21. For more details of the criteria across the call-for-entry and voting categories that recognize industry excellence within market data and reference data click here.


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