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Regulatory Reporting: Time for a Rethink
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19 Feb
2019

Regulatory Reporting: Time for a Rethink

  • 19th February 2019
  • Daniel Simpson

Our research in partnership with Inforalgo, the Capital Markets data automation specialist, shows that after years of ‘making do’, financial institutions are now proactively ramping up their regulatory compliance capabilities to cope with intensifying global requirements – and the significant additional demands of MiFID II. In January we will be running a webinar which will..

19 Feb
2019

Q1 19 RegBeacon published

As we enter the year in which we will celebrate the 10th birthday of the G20 plan to make our financial services sector safe we wonder whether we are making enough progress? Armies of compliance staff are now required to run the firm and the standing armies are brought on in to help with the..

18 Feb
2019

Are you ready for Digital Regulation? – 12 March Webinar announcement

New JWG research has found 374 ‘legislative initiatives’ targeted at financial services due in the next three years globally and regulators are increasingly less tolerant of poor data quality which is ever more crucial in demonstrating compliance. Thanks to MarkLogic, we are pleased to be able to host a global discussion on our findings. Come..

17 Aug
2018

Crowdfunding JWG’s growth – what, how, and why now?

  • 17th August 2018
  • Emmanuel Schizas

After 12 years as a thought leader and innovator in the RegTech sector, JWG has arrived at an inflection point, and we’ve turned our attention to what we need in order to support rapid growth. To this end, we will shortly be launching a crowdfunding campaign on Crowdcube, inviting our community of users and subject..

16 Aug
2018

Trade Surveillance and eComms: Benchmarking your approach

  • 16th August 2018
  • Tom Bicknell

JWG are pleased to announce the launch of our latest survey: ‘Trade Surveillance and eComms: Benchmarking your approach’. The aim of the survey is to establish an understanding of the existing compliance efforts being implemented across the industry, how eComms Surveillance can be enhanced, and the application of new technologies to the process. Since the..

03 Aug
2018

Trade Surveillance: How quality assurance is shifting the landscape

Both MAR and MiFID II ushered in many new requirements that have forced firms to completely re-assess their approach to trade surveillance. One significant consequence is that firms are having to spend more time and resources on quality assurance controls that ensure trade surveillance systems are both appropriate and effective. MAR, for example, includes a..

02 Aug
2018

Brexit: HMT publishes details on the Temporary Permissions Regime

HM Treasury has published a draft regulation outlining UK regulators’ plans to smooth the transition for inbound passporting firms in the event of a ‘no deal’ Brexit. The draft regulation outlines a temporary permissions regime that will enable EEA financial services firms operating in the UK via a passport to continue their UK operations for..

01 Aug
2018

Latest RegBeacon published

We are now 10 years on from the crisis which began the seemingly never-ending stack of regulation that we continue to plough through. As with any infrastructure project the post-crisis regulatory framework requires renewal and repair. Regulators are revisiting reporting regimes and data standards, and are looking at the emergence of new technology, whilst at..

05 Jul
2018

AMLD V’s top implementation challenges and the fight against financial crime

  • 5th July 2018
  • Eman Galea

As the European Union starts to roll out its Fifth Amendment of the Anti-Money Laundering Directive (AMLD V), financial criminals continue to become more sophisticated and less detectable. With an 18-month transposition period, it is critical for firms to implement the new, more prescriptive rules efficiently and effectively. Join us and 20-plus firms at the..