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Asia Pacific Financial Information Conference

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APFIC Issues Preview

Panelists at the Hong Kong conference will shed light on the region's progress towards compliance with risk data aggregation and identifier regulations...

Inside Reference Data | Opinion | Regulation & Standards | 31 Oct 2014


2013 Review: Budgets Drive, Hamper End-User Innovation

End-user firms continued to struggle with budget concerns in 2013, while striving to embrace innovative ways to view and use data.

Inside Market Data | News | Industry Issues & Initiatives | 13 Dec 2013


IRD's Editor on Data Management Collaboration

Pricing transparency and regulatory compliance efforts share a common thread: the need for collaboration.

Inside Reference Data | Opinion | Data Management | 06 Dec 2013 | video


Why Collaboration Is Key

Quality data management—taking on challenges as varied as centralizing data, bridging data gaps, regulatory compliance, establishing identifiers and more—all depends on promoting functional collaboration.

Inside Reference Data | Opinion | Data Management | 06 Dec 2013


Evaluation Stand-Outs

Regulatory demands push evaluated pricing providers to reveal more details of how they produce the data they have on offer. Max Bowie hears how end-users of data are collaborating closer with the providers as a result

Inside Reference Data | Feature | Pricing & Valuations | 27 Nov 2013


FISD's David Anderson on Progress of FIA Data Certification Program

David Anderson of industry association FISD and Atradia Consulting outlines the progress of FISD's Financial Information Associate certification program at the recent Asia-Pacific Financial Information Conference.

Inside Market Data | Interview | Industry Issues & Initiatives | 18 Nov 2013 | video


FISD's Tom Davin Discusses Key Takeaways from APFIC 2013

Tom Davin, managing director of industry association FISD talks about new exchanges and new initiatives from FISD in the Asia-Pacific Region, following the Asia-Pacific Financial Information Conference.

Inside Market Data | Interview | Industry Issues & Initiatives | 18 Nov 2013 | video


APFIC Panelists: Big Data Presents Big Challenges in Asia

Big Data remains a big challenge for financial firms to derive value from around the world, but may prove an even bigger challenge in Asia-Pacific as a result of local idiosyncrasies that could make it harder to take advantage of Big Data analysis, according...

Inside Reference Data | News | Data Management | 11 Nov 2013


APFIC Keynote: Regulations Require Standards Collaboration

The financial industry must collaborate on standards and standardized processes if it is to successfully manage the challenges and costs of compliance with the data aspects of the current flood of new regulations─and get ahead of future rules─said...

Inside Reference Data | News | Regulation & Standards | 11 Nov 2013


Opening Cross: When You Look East, Look Up and Look Out

Regulation dominated the agenda at last week's Asia-Pacific Financial Information Conference. But is the region ready for the data management implications of new global and regional requirements?

Inside Market Data | Opinion | Industry Issues & Initiatives | 11 Nov 2013

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