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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


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


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


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


Placing Proper Weight on Pricing

Independent verification of derivatives pricing is necessary to stand up to increased regulatory scrutiny, writes HSBC product manager Anthony O'Connor

Inside Reference Data | Analysis | Pricing & Valuations | 31 May 2013


The Value of Data's Heritage

Expertise in data archiving to make the most of historic data is a valuable quality that shouldn't be overlooked, writes Paul Sinclair of Exact Consultancy

Inside Reference Data | Analysis | Data Management | 07 May 2013


Getting Ready To Meet The CICI Deadlines

Two important dates for adopting the US precursor to the legal entity identifier will soon be here. JP Morgan's Robin Doyle presents the steps firms need to take in response

Inside Reference Data | Analysis | Regulation & Standards | 27 Mar 2013


Visions of a Corporate Genome Map

The CFTC interim identifier may not be enough of a spark, but other bright lights illuminate ways to map entities, says Wipro's Jennifer Ippoliti

Inside Reference Data | Analysis | Regulation & Standards | 06 Mar 2013


Benchmark Boom Pushes Data Managers To New Approaches

The increasing volume of index and benchmark data coming from more sources is inciting firms to find new ways of managing the data, according to a survey of end-users conducted by Rimes Technologies

Inside Reference Data | Analysis | Data Management | 26 Feb 2013


Data Providers See More Convergence and Centralization

Data services providers are considering convergence and centralization of data sources in response to user demands, as well as how to best tie together data sources

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

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