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Forthcoming Research

The initial findings of the CREST Academic/Industry Research Project supported by BT, CISI, Euroclear, The SWIFT Institute & Travers Smith are due to be published in 2016.

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Industry Insights

  • Tom Morrison a man of the people

    Gary Wright CEO

    To measure the stature of a man look at his friends and family and the love they for him. Measure his achievements in business and play, but most of all measure the loss that is felt when they depart. Tom Morrison was a big man of great stature by any measurement and last Thursday he left this world leaving everyone feeling so sad at his loss, but happy in the joy and friendship that he brought to all who knew him...

  • Investment Managers 'behind the curve' on FATCA preparations as deadlines loom

    Roger Aitken Associate Analyst

    Although the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA), which was enacted in 2010 by Congress to target non-compliance by U.S. taxpayers using foreign accounts, has received much attention within the ...

  • FIX Trading Community Celebrates Twenty Year Anniversary of FIX

    Tim Healy Global Marketing and Communications Manager, FIX Trading Community

    This year FIX celebrates its 20 year anniversary. The changes in the world have been immense since then.  In 1994, Apple launched its first Macintosh Computer and the People’s Republic of China got its ...

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Target2-Securities (T2S)

 Get ready for the message implications

Financial Services is undergoing some of the most far-reaching and wide-ranging regulatory changes in the form of new initiatives such as T2S, bringing new message, formats and protocols into the transaction lifecycle.

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Increasing Profitability In The Wealth Management Sector

This report features the outcome of a recorded round-table discussion, organised by B.I.S.S. Research in association with the Wealth Management Association. It was attended by twelve WMA members represented by senior board executives. 

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B.I.S.S. Research Corporate Actions Industry Report

This annual report on the status and issues around corporate actions, in the international securities markets has been produced from research undertaken over the past 10 years. The opinions in this report have been derived from a detailed analysis of the market from an analyst who has been in the industry for over 30 years.

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