Joanna Wright is reporter at Waters Technology, where she covers aspects of financial services of interest to reference data professionals – from product releases to regulatory issues. She was born in South Africa, and began her journalism career as a sub-editor at newspapers there. Before moving to London, she gained business reporting experience in a number of industries and topics, including media, advertising and tech, and large-scale infrastructure projects in pioneer markets.
With an increase in regulation requiring automated processes and accurate data, adoption of so-called regtech tools is likely to snowball, participants say.
The Austrian banking group will use the vendor's AC Plus data management platform, with its central security master architecture, to meet MiFID II and KIDS templates requirements.
The vendors expect to conclude the deals before the end of the first quarter, officials say.
Torstone's transaction reporting clients can now send data to the London Stock Exchange's Approved Reporting Mechanism for MiFIR compliance.
Regional Australian finance authority goes live on Wolters Kluwer's finance, risk and reporting technology platform
Templates allow for data aggregation and distribution of KIDs
MiFID II expands the scope of trade and transaction reporting requirements, leaving some firms struggling to comply.
GoldenSource will supply IPSX with cloud enterprise data management solution to manage market and reference data and reporting.
The bank is one of a number of firms that have chosen the Bloomberg solution for collateral management and reconciliation.
The solution will help firms determine whether certain derivatives fall in scope of the Section 871(m) tax law, and calculates withholding details.
Confluence's platform will help Royal London support the increasing reporting burden associated with its growing alternative investments business.
Firms should consider digitizing their documentation, even though the requirement to do so has been removed from the Dodd-Frank legislation, D2 official says.
Consultant urges industry to join the consultation process that has begun around getting ISIN codes ready for reporting OTC derivatives under MiFID II, MiFIR, and other regulations.
The industry veteran reflects on his career so far, and outlines the opportunities he sees for Asset Control under his leadership.