Best Practice

What's Next for SWIFT gpi and Cross-Border Real-Time Payments?

4th September 2018

Company: ACI Worldwide
Find out why ACI Worldwide and Craig Ramsey think that banks all around the world need to be evolving to SWIFT gpi 2.0. If you are attending the SWIFT Business Forum in New York on the 12th of September you can debate your views face-to-face. Read the article in full today. #SWIFTgpi2.0 read more

FX data analytics are the next arms race

20th August 2018

Company: Kx
The FX market today has a reduced appetite for risk, greater restrictions on the use of capital, and a decrease in trading experience of front office staff at many banks -- all of which are creating a shift in the balance of power of traditional FX liquidity providers. We are now seeing trends that are focused not only on trade execution but also... read more

Understand your data when building data driven enterprise applications

16th August 2018

Company: Kx
In this Q&A, computer industry pundit Dave Thomas, who is also Chief Scientist at Kx, outlines what IT departments should consider when embarking on building large-scale, Big Data enterprise applications. The first challenge is having an understanding of the domain to be able to build useful and efficient models. The second challenge is getting... read more
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Data Integrity for MiFID II

8th August 2018

Of all the regulation that has been issued by the pan-European regulatory body, the European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) since the financial crash, MiFID II looks set to have the greatest impact in terms of investment protection, governance, third country, markets and processing. Are your systems up to the challenge of MiFID II? read more

Time for a new approach to financial surveillance

7th August 2018

Company: Kx
Kx regulatory expert Mike Gorman explains what banks need to know to upgrade their surveillance systems to meet today's increasing global regulatory requirements. From building a team; to creating smart alerts that don't waste analysts' time; to bridging the compliance/business divide, companies need to step back and evaluate their compliance and... read more

Modernizing Cross-Border Transfers with SWIFT gpi

27th July 2018

Company: ACI Worldwide
Cleared for landing! ACI's gpi solution is the ONLY ONE certified by SWIFT. SWIFT gpi will not only deliver a much-needed improvement in the speed of transaction, but also improve overall customer experience. This improvement will arise through the creation of predictable settlement times and clear statuses by providing additional information on... read more

Buy vs build: The data integration challenge facing ECNs & trading institutions

24th July 2018

Buy vs build: The data integration challenge facing ECNs and trading institutions. Inforalgo helps financial services organisations with data connectivity & integration services: STP (Straight Through Processing), OMS, EMS , investment manager, hedge fund, FIX Connectivity protocol, Swift, PMS e.g. Fidessa, Latent Zero, FlexTrade, Bloomberg,... read more
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Providing Fast & Frictionless Connectivity Access Trading Venues / Platforms

18th July 2018

Providing our customers with fast, frictionless & cost-effective access to their trading platform / venue. Inforalgo helps financial services organisations with data connectivity & integration services: STP (Straight Through Processing), OMS, EMS , investment manager, hedge fund, FIX Connectivity protocol, Swift, PMS e.g. Fidessa, Latent Zero,... read more
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IFRS 17 - CHALLENGES AND CURRENT ZEB PROJECTS

11th June 2018

Company: zeb
The implementation of IFRS9 and IFRS17 presents insurance companies with major challenges. Most of the companies subject to IFRS are already working flat out to structure the complex business and IT implementation requirements. Auditors and consulting firms, such as zeb, support insurers in designing and implementing IFRS-compliant and efficient... read more
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Treasury Management System Implementation: A Worthwhile Challenge

22nd May 2018

Company: Kyriba
When implementing treasury technology, its best to learn about proper implementation practices, and understand complexity and potential challenges you might encounter beforehand. read more