28
Dec

Regulatory reporting changes coming for 4th quarter reporting

As we close on the end of what has been a monumental year, there has been no shortage of change in the bank regulatory space.  There have been several recent regulation and accounting changes impacting key regulatory reports.  Implementation of the Tailoring Rule and Stress Capital Buffer Rule, changes to Regulation D and Accounting Standard Updates issued by the Financial

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10
Nov

Looking Back, Looking Forward – Janus

Pessimist: “It can’t get any worse than this!” Optimist: “Sure, it can.”   Even in these days of raging pandemic, it’s important to look ahead and prepare in advance. For that, it’s necessary to assess the current circumstances based on the challenges that have been overcome and use the experience to adjust the way forward.   It is this sense of

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2
Nov

Life and Pensions Software Solutions – Which Direction is Your Digital Transformation Taking You?

Life and Pensions Software Solutions – Which Direction is Your Digital Transformation Taking You? In today’s post-Covid digital age, customers are more demanding and tech-savvy than ever. Insurance companies will only survive if they can respond to this digital demand. But how can they bring digital technologies to existing and new customers when there is often a lack of innovation

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20
Oct

5 reasons your stakeholders need a digital portal – today!

In the news recently, there has been a lot of change in how secure the public is feeling about their personal and workplace retirement funds, long term savings and other investments. A recent study by Aviva stated that 21 percent of non-retired people in the 45-60 age group were not doing anything to strengthen their retirement income. This represents an

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20
Oct

Change – An opportunity for Transformation

Change is the only constant in life – Heraclitus Sometimes it is subtle, like the gradual shortening of daylight from summer to autumn. Once in a lifetime (hopefully), it is driven by a global pandemic that affects the entire population, presenting unforeseen social, economic and operational challenges to both work and personal lives.  Likewise in the collateral world, amidst the

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19
Oct

IS REGULATOR INNOVATION COMING TO THE BOIL?

Regulator Innovation   As a leader in the provision of Regulatory Reporting solutions, VERMEG is at the forefront of innovation in this area.  VERMEG has an active innovation agenda which is both invested in and influences the evolution of how reporting is done.  But, what about how regulation is done, what Regulator Innovation is being enabled by technology changes?  This is the

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19
Oct

SIBOS 2019: WASSEL DAMMAK,VERMEG

  Sibos 2019: Wassel Dammak, VERMEG from Advertainment Media on Vimeo.

19
Oct

REPO & SBL TO THE RESCUE.

Once upon a time, in a regulatory landscape far, far away… This may sound like an opening to a fairy tale, however the reality is that the regulatory landscape is now beyond recognition for even the most grizzled and battle hardened of collateral managers. Dodd-Frank, Basel III, EMIR and other global equivalents have provided a regulatory explosion which has the

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7
Sep

BLOCKCHAIN: WILL ASSET MANAGEMENT EVENTUALLY BECOME COMPLETELY DECENTRALISED?

There is great excitement about the arrival of blockchain among those who consider the decentralisation of financial asset management as a remedy for the slowdown in its growth. And yet, the majority of asset managers seem to have finally overcome the hype generated by this promising technology and are now asking themselves the right questions: what are the current limits

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