National authorities are not expected to enforce the reporting obligations under SFTR as until 13 July 2020.
Despite calls for a delay to the securities finance regulation, service providers push forward with client testing.
The stance from three of the world's largest pension funds could spark an opportunity for service providers to help other asset owners more effectively incorporate ESG factors into investing.
DTCC confirmed it has now onboarded Citadel, Franklin Templeton, Nordea Investment Management and PIMCO to its SFTR reporting service.
The appointment is the latest in a string of moves by Citi to upgrade its middle-office platform for asset managers.
The acquisition from Hargreaves Landsdown will see Broadridge combine FundsLibraby's capabilities with its existing regulatory communications offering.
More diverse data requirements from investors and regulators are weighing on the minds of private equity firms.
ESMA would grant a 12-month reprieve for market participants to provide an LEI for a security issued from a third-country when reporting SFTs.
The pilot will perform reporting scenarios on a user’s crypto currency holdings with Gemini Custody, and can be adapted to report on holdings of security tokens.
Rise in private markets activity is forcing asset servicing providers to bolster their offering, as BNP Paribas makes move to deploy analytics and reporting tools.