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May 18, 2022

DataUK fund manager JO Hambro Capital Management (JOHCM) has appointed Nikolaos Dimakis as senior data scientist.

May 12, 2022

ComplianceAsset servicer Northern Trust has contracted Dublin-based fintech Fenergo to help with its client onboarding process.

May 10, 2022

Data linesJP Morgan Securities Service has rolled out a data management platform aimed at institutional investors.

May 04, 2022

Regulatory reportingFinancial firms are not prioritising their transaction reporting process despite concerns about systemic risk and regulatory penalties as a result of inaccurate reports.

May 04, 2022

Bond indicesIndex provider MSCI and bond trading platform MarketAxess have announced plans to co-develop a range of fixed income indexes.

Apr 20, 2022

Cyber padlockEurope’s financial institutions have been urged by regulators to makes themselves more resilient to a growing risk of cyber security that has been intensified by war and has stalled the economic recovery from Covid.

Apr 20, 2022

Sustainable investingIntercontinental Exchange (ICE) has launched a data service designed to help firms meet the requirements of the EU’s Sustainable Finance Disclosure Regime (SFDR).

Apr 06, 2022

london stock exchangeThe London Stock Exchange Group (LSE) is the latest exchange to buy into the regtech space following its acquisition of digital identity firm Global Data Consortium (GDC).

Apr 05, 2022

ESG reportingThe industry accepts the need for more rigour in ESG fund reporting, but the work will be pointless if investors don’t understand the end result. Nicholas Pratt reports.

Apr 05, 2022

HandshakeConsolidation between asset management firms is overwhelmingly expected to increase. Legacy systems still pose operational challenges – but the message from a recent webinar, featuring asset manager BlueBay’s chief operating officer, is that data consolidation is gaining in focus. by Nicholas Pratt.

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