We’re all used to financial institutions complaining about the burden of regulation and the amounts of data they must collect, maintain and report. But spare a thought for the organizations that will have to capture and analyze more data than any single…
Licensing and user agreements surrounding ANNA's service burea for OTC derivative ISIN numbers have sparked fireworks over recent months as the service goes live ahead of Mifid II. Joanne Faulkner investigates.
The European Securities and Markets Authority (Esma) urges market participants to take action now to obtain their LEI code before the Mifid II January 3, 2018 deadline.
The LEI Profiler Service will help users identify missing or incorrect data around LEI codes.
Sept. 25 marks exactly 100 days until Europe’s new financial regulatory framework, MiFID II, becomes law. Jamie Hyman gets the lowdown from industry experts on whether the industry is ready, what the next 100 days will look like, which strategies firms…
The countdown to Jan. 3, 2018, when MiFID II will take effect, is starting to sound like the ominous ticking of a time bomb. Many details of the regulation have been available for some time, yet as the clock ticks down, questions still remain over…
UK watchdog accepts “scale of the challenge” but urges firms to “crack on” with putting data reporting apparatus in place
The Resolve API will make it easier for users to search for and validate company information from a range of data sources.
To avoid falling foul of MiFID II's 'No LEI, No Trade' rule, Bloomberg will make LEIs available to clients via three mechanisms.
Officials say the redesign will help SWIFT better understand and respond to industry challenges by building more features into its tools in future.
The NSD is the first organization in Russie to reach accredited Candidate LOU status, officials say.
Max delivers his rundown of the top themes of the year... in verse!
The FCA proposes that issuers provide LEIs for regulated information under the Transparency Directive
There are about 470,000 LEI registrations so far, with only about 15,000 in Asia
MiFIR and EMIR are hastening replacement of client codes with global identifiers
On leaving as editor of Inside Reference Data, Michael Shashoua reflects on the most incisive elements in five years of commentaries
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Registration of legal entity identifiers has been far more common in the US and Europe than in Asia, with regulations the driving force. Wei-Shen Wong finds out if regulators in Asia are following suit and mandating their use
Fintech and blockchain growth prompt group to take stock of developments
Service aims to raise quality of identification information
What still needs to be done to ensure continued increases in registrations?
The path for the legal entity identifier to reach its administrator’s goal of 1.5 million registrations must be paved collaboratively with the industry that carries out the work of registering. Michael sees GLEIF, the administering foundation, as gaining…
Unstructured data has been around for a long time, but its importance is emerging in new ways
London Stock Exchange platform partners with other market infrastructure providers for regulatory compliance