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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


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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


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AQMetrics attains ISO27001 Certification

AQMetrics achieves ISO27001 Certification reaffirming commitment to data protection DUBLIN, 7th September 2017.   AQMetrics- Leading RegTech company, AQMetrics, today announced it has received  the International Organization for Standardization’s prestigious ISO / IEC 27001:2013 certification. This announcement assures the company’s … More


MiFID II, MiFID II:Articles

MiFIDII ARMs and Systemic Risk: Time for the Penny to Drop

By Breige Tinnelly, Head of UK Sales, AQMetrics The UK’s Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) is urging firms to make their final decisions about their choice of Approved Reporting Mechanism (ARM) providers soon and with very good reason. The new regulatory reporting … More


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AQMetrics signs Appian and Macrosynergy

Providing support for AIFMD Annex IV reporting and CPO-PQR rules DUBLIN, 22 August 2017 AQMetrics – the award-winning provider of regulatory compliance and risk solutions, today announced the addition of two new clients, Appian Asset Management Limited (Appian) and Macrosynergy … More


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AQMetrics Second Annual “Women in Funds” Event

DUBLIN, July 18, 2017 Leading RegTech company, AQMetrics, today announced its successful second annual “Women in Funds” event, hosted in Berlin on June 14, 2017. As part of FundForum International, attended by 1,400 asset managers, fund selectors and distributors, AQMetrics, along with co-sponsors Brown Brothers Harriman … More


Blog, MiFID II:Articles

MiFID II: Addressing the Challenges Together

With the final implementation of MiFID II now a mere six months away, the time has come for individual firms to seriously consider how these rules will impact them and the daily running of their business. At AQMetrics, we believe … More


Buzz

AQMetrics Selected to Speak at RegTech Solutions for the Funds Industry

Breige Tinnelly as Head of U.K. Office to present on evolving RegTech landscape Dublin, 26 June 2017: Leading RegTech company, AQMetrics, has been selected to present at the inaugural ‘RegTech Solutions for the Funds Industry’ on 28 June 2017 in … More


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The Regulatory Pressure on Funds for Data Accuracy

Speaking at this year’s Global Alternative Investment Management Conference (GAIM), Suzan Rose, chief compliance officer (CCO) at Marshall Wace North America, voiced the key Regulatory pressure facing anyone registered as CCO of an investment fund, even though many are not … More


Buzz

AQMetrics named one of the 50 hottest FinTech firms in Europe

AQMetrics is recognized as a top 50 fintech company in Europe. Dublin, June 6th, 2017 AQMetrics –  Leading RegTech company, AQMetrics, today announced it has been recognized as one of the 50 European businesses who are transforming financial services Fintech 50 List. … More


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Achieving certainty of your Portfolio Risk Analytics with Open Protocol

By Ryan Kipp, Head of Sales Americas, AQMetrics From rogue traders to hedge fund failures, Ponzi schemes to Madoff, it is little wonder that operational due diligence (ODD) has become such a vital component of the asset management industry. And … More


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AQMetrics updates platform for Form N Port

DUBLIN, June 1, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Leading RegTech company, AQMetrics, today announced new enhancements to its cloud-based platform. The updates will provide registered fund clients with updated forms, including Form N Port, and an advanced risk analytics and monitoring portal … More


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AQMetrics Continues Client Growth with Addition of Three Top Firms

DUBLIN, May 25, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Leading RegTech company, AQMetrics, today announced new relationships with Alcova Asset Management LLP, Colchis Capital Management, LP and Hibernia REIT plc. The addition of these three firms demonstrates the Company’s ongoing global growth as … More