PRIIPs Event Silverfinch, the leading look-through and data distribution utility for client regulatory reporting, is hosting an inaugural dedicated PRIIPs event in order to explore and discuss the regulatory landscape and industry preparation. The event, which takes place on Tuesday 13th September at Gibson Hall in the City of London, will include panel debates with…

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The decision by the European Parliament’s Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs to reject the regulatory technical standards (RTS) for PRIIPs means there is little chance of the new rules coming into effect at the start of 2017. Instead, they are likely to be delayed by as much as a year. Silverfinch welcomes the move…

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At Silverfinch we help fund managers transfer data to stakeholders to fulfil regulatory requirements. To carry out this work, we devote time to understanding how our clients approach the issue of regulation. There can be frustration while waiting for the specifics of a particular regulation to be known. Solvency II faced years of delays, and…

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PRIIPs Data Solution Launched Silverfinch, the leading look-through and data distribution utility for client regulatory reporting, has launched a new capability to its data model in response to the upcoming Key Information Document (KID) regulation for Packaged Retail Investment and Insurance Products (PRIIPs). From 1 January 2017, PRIIPs manufacturers will be required to produce KIDs…

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We hope you had a good time at Fund Forum International. Congrats also to Yonni Cohen who took our Batak Challenge and managed to score 70 hits in 30 seconds! Yonni win a donation in his name to UNICEF. Check out a video of Yonni in action here. If you have any questions about our regulatory offering please…

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Delays to Solvency II Delays to the implementation of Solvency II in Germany caused by questions over detailed look-through data are creating opportunities for international asset managers to take slice of the country’s insurance investment business. According to a straw poll of German fund managers by look-through data specialist Silverfinch, ongoing delays in Solvency II…

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Implementation of Solvency II Uncertainty in the implementation of Solvency II, demonstrated clearly by what has been going on in Germany, has implications across the asset management and insurance industries Certainty is undoubtedly good – even more so in the realms of finance. Common sense tells us that securities with a higher degree of certainty…

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Solvency II – Where are we now? As we approach the end of Q1 2016, and with just a few weeks to go until the first Solvency II reports are due for delivery, it’s time to consider where the asset management industry is with regards to servicing insurance investors’ requirements. From the data that we’ve…

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Solvency II – fund of funds 22 FEBRUARY 2016 – Obtaining accurate look-through data on fund of funds investments is set to be the second great Solvency II hurdle facing insurers and asset managers, leading look-through data utility Silverfinch has argued in its 2015 review. The report states that the advent of Solvency II means that asset…

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