In September 2022 Fund Recs hosted a webinar discussing the importance of data quality. The Central Bank of Ireland’s (“CBI”) EMIR and SFTR Supervisory Team took the opportunity to outline their expectations on data quality.
The Securities Financing Transaction Regulation (SFTR) was established by the EU to increase transparency in the securities financing markets. Published in the EU Official Journal on 23 December 2018, SFTR primarily involves transaction reporting to a Trade Repository (TR). Its obligations were designed to take effect on a phased basis over several years.
In the first of this two-part series exploring what hybrid work means in the funds industry we start by exploring what hybrid work is and discuss the different models companies are adopting. Come back next week for part two where we interview leading industry peers on the topic.
“We are living in a fee-compressed world with ever-increasing pressure to add funds without increasing headcount. The reason I love Fund Recs is because I’m able to bring on more funds without having to worry about adding to the operations team.” CFO, Global Fund Administrator.
Adminovate is a full-day forum bringing together innovative fintech start-ups, fund administration professionals and industry experts from the investment operations world to learn and share perspectives on the next wave of industry evolution.
ESEF, which derives from the 2013 Transparency Directive, will standardise electronic financial reporting, and will also make it easier for investors, authorities, and other stakeholders to analyse financial data through automated platforms.
On January 31st The European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) published a statement addressing the EMIR Refit implementation issues. Following this, the Central Bank have confirmed that it will exercise its supervisory powers in an appropriate manner.
Will bots replace humans in the Fund Industry? This question has come up at many events we have attended over the past few years. Below our very own Ciaran Walshe explains where he feels bots will and won’t have an impact.