August 15, 2018

The fact that FRTB should have happened 20 years ago, and would have ameliorated some of the effects of 21st century financial disasters highlights its necessity, however ‘Better late than never’.

On 22 March 2018 the Basle Committee finally acted and wisely delayed the introduction of the Fundamental Review of the Trade Book (FRTB) by postponing to 01 January 2022.

The original live date 01 January 2020 was unrealistic given the MiFID2…

June 11, 2018

DataCompliance LLC advises on creating, building, and developing successful long term market data business strategies.

  1. Market Knowledge. We work with players in all 3 market sectors impacted by data flow, the Data Sources, Vendors, and Consumers.
  2. Track Record. We work at the business end of the spectrum, or work is real not theoretical.

Why build a Market Data Business?

  • It can provide high margin returns without a necessarily high investment in resources. But it does require a clear and coherent business strategy.
May 17, 2018

Without data there is no market data business.  The Market Data Inventory is the beating heart of the business. If the data resources not being utilised to their maximum potential then dollars are being left on the table.

DataCompliance LLC works with our clients to discover:

1. Creating the Data Inventory

  • What is the entire universe of data potentially available?
May 16, 2018

DataCompliance LLC advises clients on creating a new market data business or taking existing businesses to the next level.

DataCompliance’s experience helps achieve business objectives smarter and faster. But why be in this space?

1. Making Data Work Profitably

  • Data Licensing is a high margin, profitable business in its own right.
  • It provides additional revenue streams which…
May 16, 2018

01 August 2018

Thomson Reuters and Blackstone last week grandly announced the new name and re-branding of the Thomson Reuters F&R business. According to the TR press release:

“The new name, Refinitiv, was created based on feedback from customers and industry influencers on the intrinsic value of the Financial & Risk business to the industry. It is a name that aims to blend definitive action in financial markets and a bold focus on the future with a 160-year legacy of excellence as a pioneer in financial technology.”