Five years ago, singer Kelly Clarkson set a record with her first single jumping up the US Billboard Hot 100 from 52 to number one. Today, it is reference data that makes a similar leap. Reference data has traditionally been seen as an area financial institutions have been reluctant to invest in, with market data attracting the bigger budgets.
But the environment is now changing and reference data projects have jumped up the chart. Close to 70% of the end user participants in the Inside Refer
James talks about his trip to Chicago and some of the interesting topics that came up (including a look at disaster recovery demands). Then Anthony and James touch on ISDA's initial margin rules, with Phase 3 going live next year.Subscribe to Weekly Wrap emails