Nadim Shameem, SmartStream

SmartStream paper highlights importance of managing intraday liquidity to generate revenue

Thu, 11/07/2019 - 10:37

SmartStream Technologies, a financial Transaction Lifecycle Management (TLM) solutions provider, has released a white paper informing financial institutions of the regulatory pressures imposed on intraday liquidity requirements.  »

Matthew Chamberlain, LME

LME proposes requirements for the responsible sourcing of metal in listed brands

Mon, 08/10/2018 - 10:14

The London Metal Exchange (LME) has published a position paper detailing new proposed requirements for listed brands regarding the responsible sourcing of metals, which align with the principles set out by the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development’s (OECD) – ‘Due Diligence Guidance for Responsible Supply Chains of Minerals from Conflict-Affected and High-Risk Areas’ (Guidance). »

J Christopher Giancarlo, CFTC

CFTC Chairman Giancarlo releases cross-border white paper

Tue, 02/10/2018 - 09:52

Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) Chairman J Christopher Giancarlo has released a white paper titled ‘Cross-Border Swaps Regulation Version 2.0: A Risk-Based Approach with Deference to Comparable Non-US Regulation.’ »

Michael Leibrock, DTCC

New DTCC white paper focuses on post-crisis opportunities to strengthen global financial stability

Wed, 12/09/2018 - 19:33

While the stability and resilience of the global financial marketplace has improved significantly since the 2008 crisis, a new white paper published today by The Depository Trust & Clearing Corporation (DTCC) identifies key risks facing the industry and opportunities to mitigate them to help protect market stability.  »

James Kattan & Vumi Dube, DMS Governance

Segregated portfolio companies - from a fund governance perspective

Thu, 06/09/2018 - 13:09

By Vumi Dube and James Kattan (pictured), Directors, DMS Governance – As of 31 March 2018, there were 933 segregated portfolio companies (SPCs) out of 10,500 entities registered as mutual funds with the Cayman Islands Monetary Authority. While this represents about 9 per cent of the list of registered mutual funds, it is worth noting that as of the same date there were many more segregated portfolios (SPs) linked to these SPCs.  »

Matt Smith, SteelEye

SteelEye White Paper outlines best execution support for RTS27

Fri, 10/08/2018 - 10:30

SteelEye, a compliance technology and data analytics firm, has published a White Paper outlining its best execution support for MiFID II’s regulatory technical standard, RTS27.  »

Hector McNeil, HANetf

Hector McNeil argues the case for non-transparent active ETFs

Fri, 29/06/2018 - 12:44

Hector McNeil (pictured), co-Founder and co-CEO, HANetf presents his most recent commentary, arguing: The Case for Non-Transparent Active ETFs. »

Doug Dannemiller, Deloitte Center for Financial Services

Are alternative data sets becoming mainstream?

Tue, 19/06/2018 - 13:01

Alternative data will likely transform active investment management over the next five years, according to a white paper by Deloitte. Those firms that do not update their investment processes within that timeframe could, they argue, face strategic risks. Alternative data is a wide term that spans multiple categories. In brief, it refers to any non-traditional data (ie market price data, trade volume data) and includes online search data, trade data, satellite and weather data, consumer transaction data, geo-location data, etc. »

Ampersand white paper covers structuring overlays to hedge equity risk

Fri, 15/06/2018 - 12:19

Ampersand Portfolio Solutions has published a new white paper in its series entitled ‘Looking Under the Hood’. »

EQDerivatives predicts rapid growth for quant investing

Tue, 01/05/2018 - 12:43

The EQ Derivatives survey finds that alternative risk premia strategies have been adopted by innovative pension funds around the globe since the Global Financial Crisis, with assets invested in the strategies now poised to grow 35 per cent by 2019 to USD67 billion. »


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