Ernst & Young And JWG-IT Group Enter Agreement To Embed MiFID

Ernst & Young and JWG IT Group, the independent think tank, entered a new collaborative agreement enabling both organisations to work with clients to embed the European Union's Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (MiFID). The financial services community faces a

Methodware Releases Basel And MifID Compliance Frameworks

Methodware has released Methodware Basel and MiFID compliance frameworks. The frameworks for the Basel Capital Accord and the Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (MiFID) are incorporated into Methodware's Enterprise Risk Assessor software solution, and are pre populated with the full

Peach Release New Compliance, Mapping And Proof Scheme

Peach, a compliance, risk and change management company in the UK, have released a unique CMP (Compliance Mapping and Proof) certification scheme for financial institutions and software vendors, to help them with their FAS 157 compliance issues and challenges. The

New Report From Aite Group Examines Post-MiFID European Market

A new report from Aite Group, LLC examines the existing exchange environment and its competitive landscape in the post MiFID European market. It also analyzes the potential adoption rate for alternative execution venues in their upcoming battle against the incumbent

SunGard Rated No. 1 Vendor In Chartis RiskTech 100 Rankings

For the second year running, SunGard was named top vendor in the annual RiskTech 100 Rankings. The rankings are compiled by Chartis Research, provider of research and analysis on global risk technology markets, and RiskTech, the specialist risk management consultancy,

Eight Major Institutions Live With ULLINK's MiFID Application

Eight major European financial institutions went live simultaneously and successfully on 1 November with ULLINK's MiFID compliant Best Execution solution. UL SMART.ULLINK was selected as their Best Execution application provider by eight major financial institutions, including BANCO SANTANDER, CM CIC

EDHEC To Launch MiFID And Best Execution Research Chair

As part of the development of its Risk and Asset Management Research Centre, EDHEC Business School is to launch its fourth research chair, on MiFID and Best Execution. A first steering committee meeting was organised in Paris on 18 September

French Choose Avox MiFID Classification Service

Avox has been chosen by three French clients Calyon, CM CIC Securities and Socit Gnral Corporate and Investment Banking for Avox's MiFID Classification Service. With Avox's MiFID service, all three clients have now finished their MiFID client classification process. All