Posted by WatersTechnology on Oct 2, 2017
Fundamental change is coming to how research is paid for under new European rules, and the impact cannot be underestimated.Under the revised Markets in Financial Instruments Directive, payments for investment research can no longer be bundled together with execution fees, and the implications for both the buy side and the sell side are not to be underestimated.
Posted by Data Management Review on Sep 27, 2017
Whether you define RegTech as the application of technological innovation to reduce the burden of regulatory obligations, or the digitisation of regulatory compliance processes, it is promising to play a significant part in solving the compliance conundrum by reducing complexity, cutting costly manual processes and delivering accurate and timely regulatory responses.
Posted by CityAM on Sep 26, 2017
We have now seen many research producers lay down their initial markers on pricing and fee structure but despite vast differences between them we are extremely encouraged that the process of price discovery has now begun. We are under no illusion that this process will take time but as in any industry, the need for clear measurement of services is vital for the demonstration and creation of value for any product.
Posted by Integrity Research on Aug 2, 2017
It is impossible to accurately forecast how events will ultimately play out under MiFID II, but there is one certainty under the new regime – research services will have to be paid for more transparently.
Posted by MarketsMedia on Jul 7, 2017
Mark Whitcroft, founding partner at Illuminate Financial, said there had been a marked increase in engagement with fintech by asset managers as new regulations come into force. He gives FeedStock as an example of a non-intrusive solution.
Posted by The Spectator on Jun 15, 2017
Founder of FeedStock Lucas Wurfbain explores how machine learning and artificial intelligence can be used in a business context to enhance productivity
Posted by CB Insights on Mar 28, 2017
Startups are using AI to improve and expand credit offerings, insurance options, personal finance services, and regulatory software.
Posted by Integrity Research on Mar 16, 2017
FeedStock, a new wave research management provider, received an undisclosed investment from London-based venture capital firm Illuminate Financial Management.
Posted by Hedgeweek on Mar 14, 2017
London-based Feedstock is operating a research platform that offers buy-side fund managers a one-stop-shop to managing their research activities under MiFID II.
Posted by Citywire on Mar 14, 2017
Illuminate Financial Management has made a strategic investment into Mifid II compliance specialist FeedStock.
Posted by Digital Journal on Mar 14, 2017
FeedStock, the intelligent information management platform, has today announced a strategic investment from Illuminate Financial Management (IFM).
Posted by Integrity Research on Jan 26, 2016
A new research productivity platform is hoping to benefit from pending regulatory changes in Europe. FeedStock is a London-based application which filters and prioritizes emails received by asset managers from the sell-side.
Posted by Hedgeweek on Jan 4, 2016
The nature of how research is disseminated and accessed within the funds industry is changing. In some respects, sellside institutions are adopting a Good Cop Bad Cop stance.
Directive 2014/65/EU (commonly referred to as ‘MiFID II’) on Apr 4, 2016
Member States shall ensure that the provision of research by third parties to investment firms providing portfolio management or other investment or ancillary services to clients shall not be regarded as an inducement if it is received.