Regulators turn their attention from one type of benchmark to another, prompting some firms to hive off index businesses, and leaving those that remain--and the acquirers--with significant compliance burdens.
Chris Davis explains why derivatives dealers are wary of new quoting requirements under Mifid II.
Stella Farrington reports on how a hold-up in data from ESMA is causing havoc for commodity firms that need to perform tests to determine whether they fall under the scope of MiFID II.
Max says firms can find opportunities in the data challenges presented by regulation.
John reviews some of last week’s top sell-side stories, including the European Commission’s proposals for new rules on the supervision of non-EU CCPs.
New EU rules suggest London-based clearinghouses may be forced to relocate to the eurozone.
The Financial Instrument Reference Data System (FIRDS) will go live on July 17, 2017.
ESMA says that between June 2011 and December 2013 Moody’s failed to explain decisions for 19 ratings.
Bloomberg set to open trade repository for Europe for OTC and exchange-traded derivatives reporting.
Tradeweb APA Signs BNP Paribas, Credit Suisse, Morgan Stanley, Societe Generale for Mifid II Reporting
Four institutions join Deutsche Bank, Goldman Sachs, JPMorgan on APA Mifid II reporting service.
The SI regime has proven to be the most fragile piece of regulation, as its legal loopholes have triggered a series of political events and has been established as the market’s most notorious law.
Pressure on brokers is growing as asset managers demand more transparency and analytics around order routing data.
The UK's Financial Conduct Authority is working to ensure its own readiness for Mifid II data challenges, and acknowledges that many firms will struggle with similar issues.
Even after Britain leaves the European Union, financial firms wanting to do business within the EU will need to comply with MIFID II. But removing the UK from EU markets could still derail new European trading and transparency rules. Samuel Wilkes…
A last-ditch plea to regulators to take a lenient approach once the variation margin requirements come into effect may fall on deaf ears.
On March 1 this year, a new set of requirements for variation margins on derivatives trades take effect that will affect nearly all market participants across both cleared and non-cleared derivatives. In the run-up to the deadline, John Brazier finds…
With MiFID II just 12 months away, Max previews this issue of Inside Data Management's focus on the upcoming European regulation.
The implementation of the Market Abuse Regulation last year was a small sample of what the market can expect when Mifid II takes effect next year.
Inside Data Management's combination of market data and reference data topics will reflect a growing convergence between different aspects of data management.
ESMA plans to more closely supervise rating agencies' pricing policies, in response to what user firms say is a lack of transparency.
ETAS panel says electronification of bond trading will be adversely affected by new regulation unless market, product dynamics are recognized.
Get ready for the next decade of reference data and data management coverage.
European regulator's clarifications could be the last that firms get before directive goes live in 2018
The incoming changes to best execution practices mean participants across the industry must get to grips with various data challenges.