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Linedata expands data and analytics offering through agreement with ICE Data Services

Provides access to high-value content

Accelerates Linedata’s strategy of combining technology, services, and data 

Linedata (Euronext Paris: LIN), a global provider of credit and asset management technology, data and services, announced an agreement with ICE Data Services to provide a broad set of high-quality data and analytics to Linedata’s clients on the occasion of its Linedata Exchange industry conference in New York today.

VERMEG appoints senior banking and payments expert as General Manager in the UK

VERMEG, the banking and insurance software solution leader, has appointed Philip Harrison as General Manager for the United Kingdom (UK).

SimCorp Dimension to Form Core Front to Back Solution for Willis Towers Watson’s Investments Business

SimCorp, a leading provider of investment management solutions and services to the global financial services industry, today announces that leading global advisory, broking and solu

REGnosys and ISDA Provide Open Access to CDM 2.0 for Deployment

REGnosys and the International Swaps and Derivatives Association, Inc. (ISDA) have extended their partnership by publishing the full version of the ISDA Common Domain Model (CDM) for interest rate and credit derivatives and opening access through the Rosetta Portal to all market participants, including non-ISDA members.

Leading Swap Dealers Join GlobalCollateral Margin Transit Utility Community

Six dealers join over 30 firms, including investment managers, administrators and custodians, to streamline collateral settlement and reporting

SEB selects DTCC’s Global Trade Repository in support of its SFTR obligation

The Depository Trust & Clearing Corporation (DTCC), the premier post-trade market infrastructure for the global financial services industry, today announced that Skandinaviska Enskilda Banken AB (SEB) has selected its multi-award winning Global Trade Repository (GTR) service in order to meet their regulatory obligations under the Securities Financing Transactions Regulation (SFTR), which is expected to apply from April 2020.

INTL FCStone Acquires the Futures and Options Brokerage and Clearing Business of UOB Bullion and Futures Limited in Singapore

INTL FCStone Inc. (NASDAQ: INTL) today announced that its Singaporean subsidiary INTL FCStone Pte Ltd (“IFP”) has executed an asset purchase agreement to acquire the futures and options brokerage and clearing business of UOB Bullion and Futures Limited, a subsidiary of United Overseas Bank Limited. Closing is conditional upon receiving regulatory approval by the Monetary Authority of Singapore.

SmartStream partners with Cassini Systems to help firms meet Uncleared Initial Margin obligations

SmartStream Technologies, the financial Transaction Lifecycle Management (TLM®) solutions provider, today announced its partnership with Cassini Systems, the leading provider of pre and post trade margin analytics for buy side derivatives trading, to help financial institutions comply with BCBS-IOSCOmargin requirements for uncleared OTC derivatives.

ISDA, SIFMA, ABA, BPI and FIA Comment on Proposed Standardized Approach for Calculating Exposure Amount of Derivatives Contracts

The International Swaps and Derivatives Association, Inc.

Regtech Artificial Intelligence: Compliance Lifeline

Financial institutions are using AI to improve the customer journey and their insights on client behavior. According to the newest Aite Group report, huge potential awaits in the compliance function.