One goal of the EU’s latest ICT risk act is to mitigate cloud concentration. Some experts say it may make it worse.
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Chatbots and large language models dominated the AI conversation this year with the expectation that 2024 will bring more innovation and use cases to the forefront.
Regulators in the US and Europe have turned their sights on execution management system providers. Anthony examines some of the questions the industry is trying to answer.
Lawmakers and vendors are set to usher in an era of mutualized data insights. Are banks ready?
The president of the European Central Bank argues for a more ambitious, top-down approach to the capital markets union.
Operations professionals in Europe look across the pond for lessons in managing shorter settlement cycles.
As the EU pushes through a historic AI Act, its neighbor is left wondering how to keep up.
The EU has finally reached a compromise on a consolidated tape. But Theo wonders if it is too little, too late.
SFDR mandates that asset managers must start publishing ESG data in a few weeks, but sourcing the new metrics has proved challenging, and a host of questions remain.
As the legislative debate surrounding a future European consolidated tape for equities takes on increased urgency, market participants and interested parties are beginning to weigh in with their visions of a successful tape.
While some trading firms are welcoming the use of a new non-proprietary code for identifying digital tokens, the onus will be on local regulators to enforce its adoption.
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Regulators in the US, UK, and EU moved to push forward market data efforts this year.
The registrar of the barcode for financial instruments has adapted its systems to reflect the updated standard, ahead of February 2023.
With a consolidated tape for European debt securities finally on the horizon, startups anticipate how they can fill inevitable gaps.
As crypto markets face a reckoning in the wake of the FTX scandal, standard-setters and industry participants say identifiers for tokens are key for the industry’s stability.
Venue-led consortium plans to pick a winner before EU regulators begin tender process – anticipated in third or fourth quarter of 2023.
The EU regulator’s expanded supervisory powers and big data capabilities have caused some confusion on how the data will be used and how Esma’s new role will shape reporting regimes.
A look at some of the key people moves from this week, including Samir Parkash (pictured), who becomes UK Export Finance’s interim chief executive officer.
While the new rules will eat into financial services resources, regulators say they will also offer safeguards for managing cloud agreements.