Grains of Truth


Along with regulations affecting financial reporting such as Basel III, Solvency II and Fatca, International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) is driving demand for more granular data with greater frequency of delivery, according to panelists examining global and local data requirements from an Asia-Pacific market perspective at the Tokyo Financial Information Summit.

IFRS—a decade-plus-long effort that saw a deadline in 2013 for listed companies and firms, and which has another deadline in 2