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The Swedish bank will use US firm's network as a white-labelled service.
The Trade Information Warehouse overhaul, which had been slated for late 2018, is now scheduled for February 2019.
MarkitSERV plans to retire DSMatch and fold MarkitWire and other products into cloud-based platform.
Bryan and Sullivan each have more than 30 years of experience in the capital markets, fintech and data industries.
EC likeliness to finalize standards in the coming weeks refocuses the spotlight on SFTR and what technology is available to help firms comply.
SFTR compliance could require five times as many reports than trades.
Former LCH executive to take over as chief executive of cash-equities clearinghouse.
The utility plans to open a fully functioning Dublin office in the first quarter of next year.
Entity data pro Mark Davies leaves Avox and Thomson Reuters for an unannounced new project.
The utility's new capabilities support reporting for five major OTC derivatives asset classes under MAS reporting requirements.
Esma’s ‘No LEI, No Trade’ policy gets real after the official end of a grace period on Mifid II’s LEI requirement, while at the same time Hong Kong regulators have introduced a new LEI mandate to boost identifier use in the region. Jamie Hyman and Wei…
Esma warns six-month LEI grace period will not be extended.
Expert panel struck a positive tone on the future of crypto assets and indicated that it was only a matter time until regulation caught up with the digital age.
The final ruling from two US prudential regulators aligns both agencies with the markets regulator.
Shelving early blockchain projects has pushed the technology further into maturity, and offers lessons for the future.
In addition to going live with its blockchain, the trust company has netted an additional $65 million in Series B funding.
Blockchain proponents say the technology will evolve and may beat back the decryption threat posed by quantum computing.
DTCC will focus on settlement optimization, looking to reengineer how it processes trades before end of day.
Financial institutions in Singapore have 24 months to be fully compliant with the Monetary Authority of Singapore’s revised notices 610 and 1003 for collecting trade data—though details of some asset classes will be released later, as the industry…
The upcoming FRTB market risk framework allows financial firms to take different approaches to non-modelable risk factors: either capitalize risk factors that lack observable pricing in-house, or use a vendor-run data pooling utility. But, as Dan…
HKMA and SFC would stagger the implementation dates for different reporting entities.
Blythe Masters says that DAML is designed to reduce the risk of developer error creating broader problems for the market.
As the co-head of the Depository Trust and Clearing Corp.’s (DTCC’s) office of fintech strategy, Jennifer Peve has the broad mandate of ensuring that the DTCC stays ahead of the industry when it comes to fintech. That means having to know about…