Tag: RegTech

January 12, 2017 BY admin

RegTech firm AQMetrics enhances readiness of MiFID II solution

Ireland-headquartered RegTech company, AQMetrics, today announced new enhancements to its end-to-end risk and compliance solution as part of its cloud-based platform. These enhancements will help both buy-side and sell-side firms better prepare for MiFID II (Markets in Financial Instruments Directive II), a year in advance of the regulatory deadline of January 2018. The recent enhancements…

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December 20, 2016 BY LeapRate Staff

The expanding world of RegTech: Backpack.io founder Yoni Avital speaks

LeapRate Exclusive Interview… LeapRate reported exclusively last month that trading platform provider TradeSmarter has spun off a new RegTech company called Backpack. Based in Singapore, Backpack (www.backpack.io) provides turnkey back office solutions for brokers. Since posting, we've had a lot of queries from LeapRate readers about RegTech, and why it is becoming an important issue…

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November 15, 2016 BY LeapRate Staff

TradeSmarter spins off Singapore based broker back office solutions provider Backpack

LeapRate Exclusive... LeapRate has learned that Binary Options platform provider TradeSmarter is spinning off a new RegTech company called Backpack. Based in Singapore, Backpack will provide turnkey back office solutions for brokers. While Tradesmarter provides its webtrader front end technology, Backpack will provide a complete back office solution for capital markets. The decision by TradeSmarter to separate…

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July 20, 2016 BY Valentina Kirilova

Thomson Reuters and Imperial College London partner to advance FinTech and RegTech through joint research

Thomson Reuters and Imperial College London are working together to bring data science expertise from both corporate and academic worlds to bear on the global big data challenges impacting financial and legal professionals. The joint venture aims to drive faster innovation in FinTech and RegTech industries through collaborative research projects. Working with researchers from the…

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