While many firms have enforced hiring freezes during the pandemic, the regulatory reporting vendor has plans to aggressively grow its staff count.
Some users favor a licence fee over per-trade charging—and have forced vendors to make the switch.
With over five months to go until CME unwinds its regulatory reporting businesses, competing firms are pushing to fill the service gaps and grab a slice of the market share.
Sources say a pricing war and cost pressures are causing service providers to reconsider their regulatory reporting businesses.
Firms are investing in new solutions for monitoring the front office in lockdown conditions, but the latest technologies raise concerns about privacy and intrusion.
The regulatory business is developing enhanced analytics to improve reporting accuracy and identify signs of market manipulation.
Data licensing agreements remain a source of contention for the industry, as suppliers look to differentiate offerings via disruptive pricing structures.
There is little doubt regarding the extent to which the financial services industry has been shaped by regulation in the wake of the global financial crisis more than a decade ago. And while those amendments have largely been successful, they have…
A look at some of the key 'people moves' from this week.
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The financial industry is losing faith in the LEI initiative as regulatory mandates remain patchy, but some see hope in SFTR’s unique-issuer LEI. By Mariella Reason
With regulators slow to answer industry questions relating to how a CT should be built and what it's for, development has slowed.
The trade association is looking to offer its Common Domain Model to rulemakers.
A summary of some of the past week’s financial technology news.
Duncan Wood interviews Tradeweb's Billy Hult about the changing trading landscape.
The investment bank is looking to partner with companies like Pyramid Analytics for better insight.
Technologists urged to adopt a more flexible plug-and-play approach using APIs, as concerns grow about the FCA and Esma's differing attitudes toward dark trading.
To get a good deal in fast-moving FX markets, buy-side firms need to know the time. Some of them don’t.
WatersTechnology spent three months examining Fidessa to see what has transpired inside the vendor since the Ion acquisition. During a period of great change, a lot of questions—and worry—remain.
The digital assistant is built on Symphony’s open-source technology and integrates with existing trader-dealer workflows.
Anna task force explores how Isins can be extended to digital assets such as tokenized securities and cryptocurrencies
The regulatory reporting utility product for fund managers is targeted to go live by mid-2020.
The service is planned to be released later this year, with the software provider also looking to introduce more Sybase customers to its Hana platform.
Esma will use the submitted responses to draft its advice on market data costs and the European consolidated tape, which will be presented to the European Commission in December.