Countering Counterparty Risk

Julia Sutton, RBC Capital Markets

In the years following the financial crisis, firms and regulators alike realized how challenging it was to accurately estimate exposure to an entity in a timely manner. The raised awareness of the challenges faced by data management teams has helped flag counterparty data projects as top priority. Vendors have continued to develop new tools and services to help clients, while regulators have put pressure on firms to implement changes and agree on a unique global legal entity identifier. The ques