J O Hambro Capital Management Limited (JOHCM), the international investment boutique has contracted Silverfinch to address the steep rise in regulatory reporting requirements the firm is facing. Silverfinch, the leading look-through and data distribution hub for client regulatory reporting, recently announced its unique quadruple data solution, providing regulatory support across PRIIPs, VAG, GroMiKV and Solvency…

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MiFID & PRIIPs The decision to delay PRIIPs by a year means that this new regulatory system will come into force at the same time as MiFID II at the start of 2018. In this thought piece (part 1 of 3), CTO Ronan Brennan, outlines the operational overlap between these two testing and important sets…

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What happened in 2016… The whimper: after years of planning, and a process riddled with delays, Solvency II is up and running, but instead of a full-on implementation, what we have got is a piecemeal introduction, with many smaller insurers given a pass on submitting key data during the first year. Will future implementations of…

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Look Through Data Solution Silverfinch, the leading look through and data distribution hub for client regulatory reporting, has launched three new capabilities to its data model in response to its clients ’ changing regulatory requirements, creating a first to market four-in-one data solution. Originally created to assist with Solvency II reporting, Silverfinch has now developed…

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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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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 Requirements In recent conversations with asset managers, insurers, industry associations and many media outlets, much discussion was had about how Solvency II requirements have changed over the years & how different it now is compared to when it was originally conceived. Silverfinch thought it would be good to take the opportunity to review…

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