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.
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More pressure for reporting and data accuracy on the buy side, says analyst
The regulatory impetus to collect more data from a greater number of sources could produce new business insights, but that will require firms to rethink their approaches to data management and automation. Joanna Wright reports from Sibos 2016
After years of rigorous sell-side regulations, the buy side is experiencing its turn in the spotlight as the eventual implementation of Mifid II approaches, but John thinks the European regulators need to decide on a more clearly defined position.
Time isn't on anyone's side, so John thinks it's time for action on MiFID II and the future of Plato Partnership.
ESMA list the only option but 'far from ideal', says expert
With US political conventions in full swing, Max outlines his manifesto for data democracy.
Over an 18-month period, ESMA found nine instances where Fitch analysts shared information with Fitch's parent company, in breach of ESMA rules.
FIX Trading Community, the governing body of the FIX Protocol, will publish full documentation for version 3.0 of its MMT standard later this year.
Japan, previously insular in its approach to data operations—and interactions with other markets in the data realm—is beginning to exert leadership within the Asia-Pacific region.
European firms facing contradictory directives on data disclosure and privacy
European central counterparties will be subjected to four tests on April 29