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Grappling With Quality

Avox's general manager Mark Davies explores why poor data quality is still an issue for firms when trying to understand their counterparty exposure, and...

Inside Reference Data | Analysis | Data Management | 02 Apr 2014

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Fatca Fatigue Increasing, Experts Say

Banks getting tired of incomplete information and spiralling costs of Fatca, experts on the regulation told attendees at an event organized by Inside Reference Data and SIX Financial Information

Inside Reference Data | Analysis | Regulation & Standards | 20 Mar 2014

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Out of Sight, Not Out of Mind

The choice to outsource data management functions is not as simple as it might seem, says Matthew Cox, a longtime industry data executive and consultant

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

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LEI's Next Steps

OpenCorporates’ Chris Taggart launched OpenLEIs.com to promote collective action on administering the legal entity identifier. He shares the lessons learned from this venture and offers his views on how the industry should focus its efforts

Inside Reference Data | Analysis | Regulation & Standards | 07 Jan 2014

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The Perils of Data Outsourcing

Dublin-based consultant Michael McMorrow finds lessons for the financial industry in a consumer purchase data security scandal close to home

Inside Reference Data | Analysis | Data Management | 03 Dec 2013

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Evaluating Major Banks’, DTCC’s Client Entity Data Platform

Major global firms are working with DTCC to plan a client entity platform. Rule Financial's Elspeth Goodchild evaluates their initiative and identifies the challenges they face

Inside Reference Data | Analysis | Data Management | 21 Oct 2013

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The Rise of the Multi-Firm Financial Data Utility

GoldenSource's Stephen Engdahl sets out a blueprint for a reference data utility that would operate as a shared data service, improve data quality and reduce costs and risks

Inside Reference Data | Analysis | Data Management | 01 Oct 2013

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XBRL's Fatca Benefits

The US foreign tax law creates a high volume and complexity of data needed for compliance. Frederic Chapus, of shareholder documents and communications company RR Donnelley, calls Belgium’s use of the XBRL standard a useful example of what to do

Inside Reference Data | Analysis | Data Management | 06 Sep 2013

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Managing Data For Efficiency and Cost

Fidelity ActionsXchange’s Deborah Culhane describes the benefits of a data-centric approach to regulatory compliance, and advises on how to evaluate the sustainability of outsourcing for data services

Inside Reference Data | Analysis | Data Management | 05 Aug 2013

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Fatca Meets Metadata

Citisoft chief executive Steve Young proposes a metadata repository as a destination for data collected from various sources to be channeled into efforts to comply with the US Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act

Inside Reference Data | Analysis | Data Management | 02 Jul 2013

NOW OPEN -- Inside Market Data Awards 2014

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Call-for-entry and voting are now open for the 12th annual Inside Market Data Awards 2014, which take place in New York on May 21. For more details of the criteria across the call-for-entry and voting categories that recognize industry excellence within market data and reference data click here.

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A data-centric approach to portfolio management

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Taking on Tablets: BYOD On The Trading Floor

We have truly entered the Age of Bring Your Own Device, or BYOD. And as with every new era fuelled by innovation, the new challenges are screaming for...