European Regulation Spurring Data Value Discoveries

MiFID II, Basel III, EMIR and more are pushing firms to seek overlap in meeting compliance demands, finding common ground in data

Chris Johnson, head of product management, market data services, HSBC Securities Services

The latest securities industry regulations in Europe—MiFID II, MiFIR, BCBS 239, Basel III, Solvency II and EMIR—are having a bigger impact than any assortment of new rules previously seen in any region, and are far-reaching and wide-ranging, said regulatory operations experts who spoke in a recent webcast hosted by Inside Reference Data.

The advent of these new rules has pushed firms to look for areas of overlap in their data operations and the stores of data they regularly collect, the executiv