There are corporate action system vendors that for years has been designing technology solutions and data vendors providing improving quality and breadth of data but to the Wealth Manager and other investing institutions this looks a confusing array of solution providers all purporting to do similar things.
This year’s Corporate Actions Accreditation will concentrate on systems that can fulfil the processing requirements of three main operational areas: Data quality, Notifications and Tax.read more
B.I.S.S. Research announced today a joint venture with Globe Tax Services, Inc. (GlobeTax), the world's leading tax reclaim and FATCA implementation experts, for the launch of a new B.I.S.S. FATCA Accreditation. The FATCA Accreditation has been produced to assist financial services firms to achieve FATCA compliance across an enterprise by identifying strengths and weaknesses in their systems and procedures and establishing a corporate standardread more
GlobeTax, the world’s largest provider of withholding tax research, relief, recovery and information reporting today announced a joint venture with UK based B.I.S.S. Research to provide the new FATCA Accreditation to the financial services industry.
Under the agreement GlobeTax will provide subject matter and operational expertise to develop and maintain the benchmark standard for FATCA Compliance, which is marketed and administered by B.I.S.S.read more
B.I.S.S. Research & Diliger agree operating model to provide independent analysis on systems and services
Helping institutions comply with tougher regulations and oversight on technology and operational process.
London, UK 4th March 2014 – B.I.S.S. Research, the exclusive research company, offering the elite industry benchmarking and accreditation of systems & services for the financial services sector, today announced that it has reached an agreement with Diliger, the e-sourcing portal for search and selection of suppliers to the global financial market place, to add B.I.S.S. Accreditations® into its search and selection directory.read more
B.I.S.S. Research has joined with Elkhorn Consulting to produce a T+2 industry benchmarking and certification/accreditation for financial services firms, software system suppliers and back office outsourcing firms. Increasingly, the FCA is expecting financial services firms to take full responsibility for their system suppliers and asking senior management to attest to the efficiency of their firm’s controls and BISS and Elkhorn believe that this independent benchmarking assessment will play a key role in aiding this requirement.read more