Did the Compliance ‘Golden Age’ Miss the Mark? Survey Says...

10 March 2019

Like the years before it, 2019 is sure to have its share of fintech industry research. Having recently commissioned surveys of our own at Gresham, we often find that these work best when they...

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Data Lessons From the Shutdown Blues

5 March 2019

One of the lesser-reported consequences of the recent US government partial shutdown was its effect upon the reporting of key economic and financial markets data. Many regulatory agencies closed...

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Innovation about to Overtake Regulation - Fuelled by Regulation

22 January 2019

For several years, the narrative in financial technology has essentially argued, “The post-crisis period and its focus on heavy regulation is over. Enter Innovation.” That narrative was born...

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Wrangling FRTB: A Year in (Trading Book) Review

10 January 2019

2018 was a year when certain jumbo-sized, data-heavy regulatory regimes finally smoothed out and settled down. Among the few that haven’t, the Basel Committee-driven Fundamental Review of the...

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A Worthy Resolution: Addressing the Scourge of Business Managed Applications

21 December 2018

They go by many names—business-managed applications (BMAs), user-developed controls, among others. Their labels are as bespoke as the tasks they do. But it’s what they share in common that makes...

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