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…
Max Bowie reports from Toronto on Canadian firms' opinions of the challenges associated with using alternative data.
Cloud-based software allows firms to cross-reference more than 1.2 million LEIs via data from GLEIF.
The lead-up to Mifid II led to a huge jump in Legal Entity Identifiers issued, and LEI uptake continues to break records through Q1 2018.
HKMA and SFC would stagger the implementation dates for different reporting entities.
Newly released GLEIF Golden Copy Files makes the LEI data pool easier to access and process, and there are hopes it might even inspire innovation.
Open-source model will streamline entity verification processes and reduce data management costs.
January 3 went smoothly for many, but the launch of Europe's far-reaching reform package wasn't without problems.
The exchange can now issue, renew and update LEIs via its online services website, ISEdirect.
Financial firms spent a lot of last year focused on Mifid II compliance, but also clearly spent significant time following the ups and downs of cryptocurrencies - and assessing whether to invest in this new asset class.
Jamie Hyman talks with an LEI issuer, advocate and end-user about how Esma’s LEI grace period will impact operations during the first half of 2018.
The exchange is able to issue LEIs to listed and unlisted Bermuda-domiciled companies.
Just over a week into Europe’s new financial regulatory regime, Joanne Faulkner assess the key challenges that still lie ahead as market participants and regulators alike grapple with the data and reporting requirements of Mifid II.
Reporting platform began rejecting trade reports due to mismatched identifiers, banks say.
Fraught times at the Christmas table as tech specialists rush to implement last-minute changes.
Banks and trading venues will be given an extra six months to comply with LEI requirements
Issuer anticipates demand for one-day delivery of Legal Entity Identifiers after Mifid II comes into force.
The London Stock Exchange Group is working with APRI Systems to issue and maintain Legal Entity Identifiers in Australia and southeast Asia.
The tone at this year's Esma conference was a little too positive when it came to Mifid II says John.
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…