Gold standard: Are golden copies losing their luster?

The concept of a “golden copy” is well established. But what happens when buy-side firms want to differentiate themselves by launching new services, only to find themselves maintaining multiple “single” sources of data—or worse, none at all?

The capital markets are awash with data. Positively drowning in it. Market data, reference data, alternative data, risk data, compliance data. Most of this—the real-time market data and static reference data components—are well managed using established market data platforms and enterprise data management platforms that serve as a single, accurate record of securities metadata, which other systems reference—the “golden copy.”

This ensures that different parts of an organization are using

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Waters Wrap: Examining ASX’s CHESS do-over

The Australian exchange was the first exchange to be all-in on DLT—and the project failed. Anthony speaks with ASX’s Tim Whiteley to discuss the lessons learned and why he thinks the second attempt will succeed.

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