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Legal Entity Identifier (LEI)

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DTCC, Swift Top Ranking of LEI Infrastructures

The first quarterly ranking from Tabb Group puts the US legal entity identifier providers at 97% comprehensiveness for more than 140,000 records

Inside Reference Data | News | Regulation & Standards | 19 Aug 2014


Swearing the Oath of the Data Watch

Inspired by "Game of Thrones," ANZ's Mark Bands imagines regulatory compliance frameworks as massive as the popular fantasy novels' wall of ice barrier, and sees similarities in their defense

Inside Reference Data | Analysis | Data Management | 05 Aug 2014

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New Approaches to Corporate Actions

In a July 8 webcast, four industry experts analyzed the approaches firms should take to capture and process the data they need about corporate action events and fully understand the impact of these events

Inside Reference Data | Feature | Corporate Actions | 05 Aug 2014


Tokyo LOU Goes Live; Canadian LOU Designated

The Japan Exchange Group has launched its local operating unit for implementation of the legal entity identifier, as designated by LEI ROC. The committee has also tapped CDS Clearing and Depository Services as Canada's LOU

Inside Reference Data | News | Regulation & Standards | 04 Aug 2014


GLEIF Sets Fees For LEI Licensing

The foundation, which is responsible for legal entity identifier infrastructure and principles, is relying on the licensing fees to fund the central operating unit administering LEIs

Inside Reference Data | News | Regulation & Standards | 30 Jul 2014


CFTC Extends DTCC-Swift's LEI Designation

The US Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) has extended the designation of the Depository Trust and Clearing Corporation-Swift (DTCC-Swift) as the provider of Legal Entity Identifiers (LEIs).

Sell-Side Technology | News | Regulation & Standards | 29 Jul 2014


NY Fed Hires Goldman's Avery as CDO

Linda Avery, a Goldman Sachs data operations technology executive for about 20 years, begins as chief data officer for the Federal Reserve Bank of New York on July 28

Inside Reference Data | News | People | 28 Jul 2014


OFR Names Advisory Committee Members

Interactive Data's Stephen Daffron and Northern Trust's Kay Vicino are among the new appointees to the US Treasury unit's advisory group

Inside Reference Data | News | People | 17 Jul 2014


LEI Foundation to Focus on Search for CEO, But COU Unlikely This Year

Following its inaugural meeting last week, the board of directors of the global legal entity identifier foundation is to focus on finding a CEO of the foundation, but does not expect the central operating unit of the system to be up and running before...

Inside Reference Data | News | Regulation & Standards | 01 Jul 2014


Compliance Through Crowd Computing -- Webcast

On June 25, Inside Reference Data hosted a webcast about how crowd computing can help financial institutions manage the requirements of new regulations by enabling them to combine automation tools, subject matter experts and online workers

Inside Reference Data | Web Seminar | Regulation & Standards | 01 Jul 2014

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