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IHS Markit Launches Solution to Address Section 871(m) Compliance
IHS Markit Launches Solution to Address Section 871(m) Compliance

11th January 2017

Brown Brothers Harriman and other financial institutions sign on as early adopters   IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO), a world leader in critical information, analytics and solutions, today announced the launch of Markit│CTI Tax Solutions for Section 871(m) to address compliance obligations for US equity derivatives. Brown Brothers...
IHS Markit and Oliver Wyman join forces to develop risk factor modellability service for FRTB
IHS Markit and Oliver Wyman join forces to develop risk factor modellability service for FRTB

1st December 2016

New service will help banks mitigate capital impact of regulation  IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO), a world leader in critical information, analytics and solutions, has engaged Oliver Wyman to support the build of a comprehensive methodology to help banks determine risk factor modellability under the new Fundamental Review of the Trading Book...
IHS Markit’s Syndicated Loan Data to Power Enhanced Risk Analytics from MSCI
IHS Markit’s Syndicated Loan Data to Power Enhanced Risk Analytics from MSCI

1st November 2016

IHS Markit’s Syndicated Loan Data to Power Enhanced Risk Analytics from MSCI  IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO), a world leader in critical information, analytics and solutions, today announced its industry leading syndicated loan data will be integrated into MSCI Inc.’s enhanced syndicated loan risk analytics. IHS Markit’s...
Markit's WSO Suite Integrates Trade Settlement and Cross Border Lending for Loan Market
Markit's WSO Suite Integrates Trade Settlement and Cross Border Lending for Loan Market

11th August 2016

IHS Markit Ltd. (Nasdaq: INFO), a global leader in critical information, analytics and solutions that drive economies and markets worldwide, today announced new levels of automation for the syndicated loan market through enhancements to its WSO software and services.   In a significant advance for the loan market, WSO’s new version...
kyc.com, Dow Jones, Exiger and Regulatory DataCorp Partner to Integrate Sanctions, Screening and Client Risk Assessment
kyc.com, Dow Jones, Exiger and Regulatory DataCorp Partner to Integrate Sanctions, Screening and Client Risk Assessment

11th August 2016

kyc.com, the joint venture between IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO) and Genpact (NYSE: G), today announced a strategic partnership with Dow Jones, Exiger and Regulatory DataCorp (RDC) to deliver an end to end know your customer (KYC) process integrating compliance, onboarding, sanctions, screening, negative media searches and client risk assessment. The...
Markit to Acquire Prism Valuation
Markit to Acquire Prism Valuation

20th June 2016

Expands Portfolio Valuation services and customer base  Markit (Nasdaq: MRKT), a leading global provider of financial information services, today announced that it has agreed to acquire Prism Valuation a leading provider of independent valuation and risk analysis of derivatives and structured products. The acquisition will...
Reality of MiFID II Heralds Data Overhaul
Reality of MiFID II Heralds Data Overhaul

8th June 2016

The Buy Side Must Take Advantage of Transparency and Reporting Data, as Regulation Begins to Impact Market Dynamics in Europe, Says New Report by Markit and The Boston Consulting Group  With implementation set for 2018, regulations strengthening investor protection and reforming market structure will affect every part of the...
Markit Announces FRTB Solution to Help Reduce Capital Impact
Markit Announces FRTB Solution to Help Reduce Capital Impact

24th May 2016

New modular solution and data sets address NMRFs and P&L attribution  Markit (Nasdaq:MRKT), a global provider of financial information services, is announcing a comprehensive solution for compliance with the new market risk capital requirements in the Fundamental Review of the Trading Book (FRTB) standards. Markit has worked...
Markit Adds the Federal Republic of Germany to Derivatives Trade Management Service
Markit Adds the Federal Republic of Germany to Derivatives Trade Management Service

23rd May 2016

Markit (Nasdaq:MRKT), a leading global provider of financial information services, today announced that the Federal Republic of Germany (the Bund), through the Federal Republic of Germany - Finance Agency GmbH (Finance Agency) acting as the central service provider for the country’s borrowing and debt management, is one of the newest...
Markit adds Moscow Exchange to FX trading connectivity network
Markit adds Moscow Exchange to FX trading connectivity network

13th April 2016

Markit (Nasdaq: MRKT), a leading global provider of financial information services and the Moscow Exchange (MOEX), Russia’s multifunctional exchange platform, today announced that Markit’s FX pricing distribution hub service added MOEX to its network of trading venues, providing FX market participants worldwide cost effective trading...