RegTech

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AQMetrics recognised for MiFID II Transaction reporting excellence

AQMetrics is delighted to have been nominated for the 2019 HFM European Hedge Fund Services Awards in the following categories: Best MiFID II solution – trade and transaction reporting Best Regtech solution Best use of cloud technology HFM European Hedge … More


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Meet the Team- Wesley Cooper

At AQMetrics we have a highly skilled, experienced and diverse workforce with wide ranging backgrounds. Today, we introduce you to our data architect, Wesley Cooper.       Name: Wesley Cooper, Data Architect Describe your job in three words: Scalability, … More


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CEO Message: 2018 was a year of change, what lies ahead in 2019?

Geraldine Gibson-Dautun, CEO There is no doubt that the world around us is changing rapidly and never more so than in 2018. This was a transformational year for AQMetrics. We started into 2018 with the dawn of MiFID II. All … 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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Combating Spreadsheet Risk in Private Equity Firms

By Geraldine Gibson, CEO, AQMetrics Since the introduction of the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (AIFMD), Private Equity firms have been coming under increased regulatory pressure to demonstrate stronger systems and controls, particularly around data management. Many PE firms however … More


Blog, MiFID II:Articles

Internationalization of Regulation – Part II

Recent amendments to the Investment Company Act (ICA) of 1940 have compounded regulatory hurdles for Europe-based hedge funds that conduct business in the United States.  Although hedge funds are typically able to avoid registration with the ICA under 3©1 exemptions, … More


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Transforming Regulatory Compliance with Artificial Intelligence

By Geraldine Gibson, CEO, AQMetrics Artificial Intelligence (AI), long the subject of science fiction, is now becoming more and more widespread and is seen as an increasingly important computer science across multiple industries. In Financial Services in particular, Machine Learning … More


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What is RegTech

‘What is RegTech?’ That is the question that many people ask when they hear that AQMetrics is a RegTech company. So we’ve decided to share what RegTech means at AQMetrics. RegTech is technology that helps people comply with their regulatory … More


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What is this SaaS thing?

We were recently surprised when a customer asked us ‘What is this SaaS thing you keep referring to in meetings, in your online help and on your social media sites’. So, we have decided to share our view of SaaS … More