Silverfinch, Europe’s leading regulatory data exchange, has entered into an agreement with ICE Data Services, part of Intercontinental Exchange (NYSE:ICE), to allow ICE’s wealth, asset management and insurance clients to receive information required for the new MiFID II and Packaged Retail and Insurance-based Investment Products (PRIIPs) regulations through ICE Data Services. The new rules come…

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FT’s Ignites service uses Silverfinch intelligence to highlight MiFID II data delays Ignites, part of the FT newspaper network, has published this story featuring data from Silverfinch and comment from our CTO Ronan Brennan. Ronan pointed out that some asset managers had left it “incredibly late” with the January deadline looming for furnishing distributors with…

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As the leading data exchange serving the European regulatory market, we have an overview that few others can enjoy. We get to see the perspective of both those who provide data under MiFID II and those who need the data. These two groups can also generally be neatly broken down (at least regarding product governance…

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With MiFID II and PRIIPs fast approaching there will be winners and losers in the asset management industry. To be a winner, you must ensure you are servicing the regulatory needs of your clients. It’s basic economics that if you increase the cost of something it becomes less appealing. Therefore it should come as no…

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The great stampede is underway, the headlong rush of asset management firms to get their EPT (PRIIPs) and EMT (MiFID II) templates into the data exchange marketplace is well and truly underway. Much like the great wildebeest migrations on the plains of Africa, there are unfortunately more than one water buffalo looking forlornly across the…

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Asset managers may miss the deadlines of their insurance and wealth management partners for MiFID II and PRIIPs data delivery as they’re too focused on the end of year regulatory starting point and ignoring full preparation time, according to panellists and contributors at Silverfinch’s recent conference. The majority of asset managers are collating their data…

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We have one major point to make about MiFID II – don’t be fooled into thinking that you can avoid it because the chances are, if you’re in any way involved in investments, then you’re going to have to take some action as a result of the new rules. There’s no easy way to magic…

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