The trade reporting provider will have authorization to serve Switzerland's derivatives market.
Failure to comply by 2020 will result in EU supervised entities’ inability to invest in products that reference benchmarks not approved by Esma.
CoinFLEX users will be able to use trading tools provided by Trading Technologies.
From the data battle between the SGX and India to the ASX green-lighting its clearing blockchain project, Wei-Shen Wong looks back on topics that made headlines this past year.
Processing corporate actions is usually the last workflow to be automated, mainly due to the complexities involved and the weakness of underlying data. Wei-Shen Wong explains how this has changed over the last few years and what challenges remain.
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The vendor soft launched the platform a couple of months ago and has seen a significant rise in use, owing to enhanced regulatory responsibilities.
The physical infrastructure will enable faster connectivity to global locations.
Officials say Avelacom's new route shaves 10 milliseconds off the current fastest option for connectivity between London and Tokyo, and still has scope for further improvement.
Anova will provide circuits connecting financial centers, and will also sell and distribute market data from exchanges within the region.
Refinitiv has traditionally provided KYC services to regulated banks and asset managers.
By migrating to the cloud, the Singapore-based bank has consolidated and reduced its datacenter usage by 75 percent.
Data automation services provider is analyzing opportunities to make inroads in Asia through local firms.
Banks are looking to cash in on the alternative data boom, but an in-depth investigation of the alternative data market shows that they may be in for an uphill battle to claim territory.
The firm recently added Siam Commercial Bank to the network, allowing the bank to act as a clearing provider, and receive and forward on payments.
With the abundance of existing and new reporting obligations to comply with, how can regulators hope to be able to handle the volumes of data they now receive?
New venture targets investments in the fintech space, including regtech, artificial intelligence and blockchain companies.
The vendor’s open architecture model allows it to service new clients in Asia.
The product targets asset managers who are seeking lower costs and risk.
Also: A look at IHS Markit pulling MarkitSERV off the market and Algomi pivoting to Alfa.
Structure of Asian markets means new tool has to roll out later than Europe or the US, but will incorporate feedback from those regions.
Platform will have an accuracy of close to ten microseconds to UTC standard for time-stamping.
As they deploy automation to solve regulatory problems, Asian firms are paying closer attention to data’s journey.