We became a legal entity in 2006, thanks to MiFID I. Since then we have worked with regulation across the globe, scroll down to see some of our key milestones along the way.

Our heritage

MiFID II Implementation Group

MiFID II Implementation Group

In 2015, we scheduled monthly meetings of industry sell-side experts who are directly involved in MiFID II implementation at our MiFID Implementation Group (MIG). The group engages in collaborative issue identification, standard setting and work planning.

RegDelta – Giving you control over regulatory change

RegDelta – Giving you control over regulatory change

In 2014 we launched our automatic regulatory data management platform RegDelta. Developed from years of close regulatory and industry collaboration, it couples detailed analysis with dynamic and analytical technology.

Counterparty Classification and Identification

Counterparty Classification and Identification

In 2013 we launched the Counterparty Classification and Identification (CCID) project. JWG led the way in defining a scalable and workable solution to one of EMIR’s key challenges and will assist both financial and non-financial counterparties as they strive to meet their EMIR obligations.

Shaping new standards

Shaping new standards

In 2012 we worked with practitioners to identify the rules which cause the highest operational pain points across the infrastructure and with regulators to shape new standards.

Risk data policy standards

Risk data policy standards

In 2011 we helped lead the global debate on regulatory data strategy and risk data policy standards. We also launched regulatory change management products to track 250,000 pages of global change requests for the Financial Services’ infrastructure.

Government mandate

Government mandate

In 2010 we secured a mandate from the UK government to identify how firms, regulators and legislators can contribute most effectively to the new EU requirements for systemic risk reporting in Financial Services

Liquidity Risk Action Network

Liquidity Risk Action Network

In 2009 we established the global Liquidity Risk Action Network (LiRAN), whose website has so far attracted over 17,000 visits from 108 countries.

Customer Data Management Group

Customer Data Management Group

In 2008 we launched the Customer Data Management Group (CDMG) to develop industry guidance that meets the requirements of MiFID and Anti Money Laundering legislation.

Reference operating model

Reference operating model

In 2007 we built a comprehensive reference operating model for EU regulatory compliance in the best execution, transaction reporting and record keeping arenas.

MiFID Working Group

MiFID Working Group

In 2006 we built a think-tank that brought together the regulators, firms and vendors to better understand and prepare for the FSAP MiFID agenda.