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Meet the team – Bruna Natal Oshiro

At AQMetrics we have a highly skilled, experienced and diverse workforce with wide ranging backgrounds. Each month, we introduce you to a member of our team. This month it’s Bruna Natal Oshiro from our engineering team.   Name: Bruna Natal … More


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Five Innovative Strategies for Resilient MiFID II Reporting

Steve Barnes, CTO In our previous blog, we took time to pause, reflect and consider some lessons learned from the compliance processes for MiFID II transaction reporting. In this blog, we take a step further and look at five ways … More


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How to prove your UCITS Fund is not Index Hugging

With more than 2,000 Irish investment funds facing into Central Bank of Ireland (CBI) investigations to ensure they are not misleading customers about charges and other issues it’s important to ask how these firms can best provide regulators with the … More


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MiFID II Reporting – a year of light and shade

Claire Savage, Chief Operating Officer, AQMetrics Following years of planning and implementation for MiFIR,  it is time to pause and consider the lessons learned from the compliance process and the ongoing considerations in this evolving regulatory environment. The reality of … More


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AQMetrics recognised in top 100 RegTech firms for second year running

DUBLIN and London, 29 November 2018 – AQMetrics, the award-winning provider of regulatory compliance and risk solutions, is honoured to be included in the RegTech 100, as one of the world’s most innovative RegTech companies. The RegTech 100 list acknowledges … More


Blog, Buzz

Meet the Team- Jody Collins

At AQMetrics we have a highly skilled, experienced and diverse workforce with wide ranging backgrounds. Each month, we introduce you to a member of our team. This month it’s Jody Collins from our Customer Success team.   Name: Jody Collins, … More


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How the new Securitisation Regulation 2017/2402/EU will impact AIFMs and UCITS in 2019.

Regulation (EU) 2017/2402 (Securitisation Regulation) introduces new internal monitoring and reporting challenges for institutional investors. EU AIFMs are already subject to internal monitoring and reporting in relation to securitisation positions under the EU Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive 2011/61/EU (AIFMD). As … More


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Claire Savage talks to the Financial Technologist about Fintech and Diversity

Recently COO Claire Savage sat down with the Financial Technologist, as part of their champions of diversity series. At AQMetrics, we strongly believe that diverse teams produce the best results. Our team is solving complex problems with software solutions for … More


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Data: Asset or Liability – regulatory compliance data innovation

By Wesley Cooper, Data Architect, AQMetrics In this series of blog posts, we explore how the next generation of intelligent regulatory reporting solutions are delivering insights far beyond their original purpose. This second feature in the series looks at the … More


Buzz

Meet the Team – Andrew Fox

Meet the Team At AQMetrics we have a highly skilled, experienced and diverse workforce with wide ranging backgrounds. In a new series, we introduce you to our team. First up is Andrew Fox.     Name: Andrew Fox, Senior Quantitative … More


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How to turn data into diamonds – regulatory compliance data innovation

By Steve Barnes, CTO In this series of blog posts, we explore intelligent regulatory reporting solutions and how the next generation of  solutions are delivering insights far beyond their original purpose. This first feature in the series looks at the … More


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AQMetrics Drives Future Growth With Three New Senior Hires

DUBLIN, LONDON and NEW YORK, 9 July 2018 — AQMetrics, a leading Software as a Service company, today announced it is growing its senior team with the addition of Barry McCarthy as CFO, Rishi Thapar as Risk Manager and Atishma … More


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AQMetrics named one of the hottest Fintechs in Europe

AQMetrics is delighted to be included in FinTechCity’s FinTech50 list for the second year running. Recognised on the list of the hottest Financial Technology firms to watch for the coming year, The FinTech50 is selected by an international panel of … More


Market Data, News

AQMetrics Extends Platform to Provide “Golden Source” of Market Data for Enhanced Risk Analytics

Partnering with multiple providers to create market data lake across different asset classes DUBLIN and NEW YORK, June 6, 2018 AQMetrics, the award-winning provider of regulatory compliance and risk reporting solutions and authorised Central Bank of Ireland Approved Reporting Mechanism … More


Blog, Market Data, Technology

Effective Data Management in a Fragmented Market

By Breige Tinnelly, AQMetrics Our recent conversations with compliance and risk managers at investment management firms have highlighted a common pain point, which is how to put in place the right kind of technology platform to cater for both existing … More


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Risk Reporting challenges Algo Trading Firms

By Geraldine Gibson, CEO, AQMetrics Sweeping new rules and technological advances have given regulators unprecedented insights into the markets they’re charged with overseeing. A constant stream of high-quality information from exchanges around the world is arming regulators with the analytics … More


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Regulatory Reset: What Irish Funds Need to Know About CP86

By Lorraine Lyons, Business Development Representative For the Irish Fund Management industry in the coming year, one regulatory change stands out: namely the introduction of the Fund Management Companies Guidance, or CP86. This far-reaching set of initiatives has of course … More


Press

AQMetrics Receives Authorisation To Operate A MiFID II ARM

Central Bank of Ireland approves AQMetrics as an ARM under MiFID II Dublin, 02 January 2018 – AQMetrics Limited, the award-winning RegTech that provides risk and regulatory reporting services across global regulatory regimes, announces today that it has received approval … More


MiFID II:Articles

Dublin MiFID II Meetup: Time to Prepare and Prioritise

AQMetrics hosted its latest Dublin MiFID II meetup last week, just as the countdown to implementation has turned to the number of weeks and days remaining – rather than months. Co-hosted with Brown Brothers Harriman, the event brought the Dublin … More


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MiFID II Meetup: What to prioritise for the next 100 days

Following the success of our inaugural London MiFID II meetup in July, AQMetrics hosted a second event in late September to work through some of the key issues in advance of the 3 January 2018. The event once again brought … More