Sibos' Top Priority: Knowing Customers Better

KYC, data quality and standards solutions will be scrutinized, conference head says

Sven Bossu, head of Sibos, Swift

Regulation and compliance-and particularly the challenge of know-your-customer data-will top the agenda for reference data profes­sionals at Sibos this year.

More generally, Sven Bossu, Swift's Belgium-based head of Sibos, says big talking points will include the Internet of Things, cybersecurity, and the renminbi whose recent devaluation caused turmoil in markets in Asia-Pacific and beyond.

Sibos is organized by Swift and is the world's largest gathering for global financial services profession