• ESMA Annual Statistical Report on EU Derivatives Markets 2019

    02/12/19

    ESMA published their Annual Statistical Report outlining EU Derivatives market structure and market trends in 2018.

  • A letter from the Managing Director

    28/11/19

    Murray Abel provides a round up of 2019 and what to expect next year!

  • PRA fines Citigroup’s UK operations £44 million for failings in their regulatory reporting governance and controls

    28/11/19

    This fine is not related to transaction reporting, but the reporting relating to firms’ capital adequacy, leverage and liquidity. The fine specifically addresses the lack of internal controls for accuracy and completeness of these reports.

  • Ferdinand Peelen Joins Control Now

    22/11/19

    Control Now are happy to announce Ferdinand Peelen will be joining us as head of sales.

  • Mark Kelly Joins Control Now

    18/11/19

    Control Now are happy to announce Mark Kelly will be working with us going forwards.

  • FCA holds a round table with CFD & Spread-bet firms

    18/11/19

    During the meeting the FCA have shared a set of observations regarding the most common inaccuracies and errors in reporting and offered guidance on how to report correctly.

  • ESMA: “The FCA should review, revise and overhaul its current supervisory approach to EMIR data quality”

    07/11/19

    The ESMA Data Quality Action Plan (DQAP) Board of Supervisors (BoS) have completed a peer review of 6 NCAs across Europe to assess how they are monitoring and using EMIR data.

  • Fidessa TR Completeness Solution

    01/11/19

    Control Now have today released their TR Completeness solution for Fidessa sell side front office systems.

  • MW62

    22/10/19

  • Market Watch 62

    22/10/19

    The FCA have written to the market for an unprecedented 2nd time in a year regarding the requirement for reconciliations. They have highlighted the below common errors they have been seeing in TR data. The CN tools are being reviewed and if required updated to capture all these items.

  • Market Watch 61

    20/10/19

    Hard Brexit Update

  • TR Accuracy Update (v2.4)

    15/10/19

    All users to select between full record output of key fields only.

  • UPDATE TO Q&A ON DATA REPORTING

    12/10/19

    Update to Portuguese passport number format and Romanian National ID number

  • Update to Q&A on data reporting

    12/10/19

    Full example on how to report FX Forwards for MiFIR provided.

  • MiFIR Data Reporting Q&A Update: FX Forward Example (Q17)

    07/10/19

    ESMA have updated their documentation on how to report FX Forwards for MiFIR when trading on exchange.