Reference Data

47 white papers and resources

Crypto: Too important to ignore

This WatersTechnology rapid read survey report examines the crypto finance priorities of institutional investors, how far along they are on their crypto journeys, the challenges in entering and participating in this market, and what they value most when partnering with a crypto data and technology…

APAC Buy-Side Firms Embrace Alt Data and the Cloud

This paper comprises three sections: respondents’ demographics, alternative data and the cloud. The findings from the 13-question survey underpinning this paper are based on responses from 108 senior data and technology staff at Asia-Pacific (APAC)-based buy-side firms.

The World’s Fastest File System for Financial Services

Speed. Agility. Storage. In financial services, the need has never been greater. A new breed of applications in technical computing, analytics, and deep learning have placed unprecedented demands on financial services for storage I/O, throughput, latency, and scalability. Which makes Hitachi…

High-Performance Storage for AI and ML

It’s a highly complex question with a deceptively simple answer: How do you win with artificial intelligence, machine learning, and high-performance, computing-based analytics? Speed. Because the only way to stay ahead is to run more models with more complex algorithms faster than your competitors…

Case study: Migrating data management to the cloud

This case study outlines why the firm chose to migrate to the managed service, the steps involved and the benefits experienced since going live. Find out what lay behind the decision; how the migration was completed in just three months; and how McKinley Capital has benefited through reduced TCO,…

EDM client case study: Managing SRI-ESG data

This case study reveals how Mirabaud Asset Management is using IHS Markit’s Enterprise Data Management (EDM) platform to establish a strong foundation for the its long-term SRI-ESG (socially-responsible / environmental, social and governance investing) strategy. This includes empowering Mirabaud’s…

Rethinking market and reference data management

In this whitepaper, we explore the key factors influencing how buy-side firms need to think about data and examine the shortfalls of existing approaches to market and reference data management. We will then define the three pillars of a true DaaS offering and build a case for Data as a Service as…

Data Vault

For over two decades, BNY Mellon’s Eagle products have delivered superior solutions and services. To provide further strategic content solutions, we have launched Data and Analytics Solutions, an agile offering that combines the award-winning Eagle suite with the business intelligence of…

ESG Data Analytics

For over two decades, BNY Mellon’s Eagle products have delivered superior solutions and services. To provide further strategic content solutions, we have launched Data and Analytics Solutions, an agile offering that combines the award-winning Eagle suite with the business intelligence of…

Introducing Data and Analytics Solutions

For over two decades, Eagle has delivered superior data, investment accounting, and performance measurement solutions. Now, as part of BNY Mellon Data and Analytics Solutions, we combine that expertise with the capabilities of Intermediary Analytics and other BNY Mellon technology and data assets.

Data, the Future of Financial Information

This white paper examines the spectacular development of this new asset. The central questions are: On what data basis will investment decisions be made in the future? In what form will data exist and be used? What infrastructure will underlie it? These issues are discussed and analyzed in the…

CUSIP: A common language for common markets

As we look ahead at opportunities in OTC derivatives, private markets, and physical precious metals, it’s clear the spirit of innovation and continuous reinvestment on behalf of the financial industry lives on at CUSIP Global Services. With insight and guidance from the American Bankers Association…

TLM® Reconciliations Premium

The solution focusses on ease of use and simplicity, while a sophisticated layer of AI promotes business user independence and facilitates self-service. These advantages, combined with the solution’s ability to rapidly onboard a broad range of reconciliations, and a range of persistence options,…

Fair valuations - what lies beneath

This whitepaper focuses on the challenges and opportunities facing buy-side and sell-side firms when it comes to determining fair valuations for complex and thinly-traded securities like certain derivatives and fixed income instruments. It highlights the difficulties facing capital markets firms…

Moving forward with Libor transition and Ibor reform

This report provides a guide to figuring out what is at stake with Libor and other interbank offered rates (Ibors). It addresses the challenges and risks, the development of alternative data or reference rates, and begins the process of replacing Libor well ahead of the expected end-2021 deadline.

The ideal reference data utility

This video provides an insight into a recent survey conducted in August 2015 by WatersTechnology and sponsored by SmartStream that polled reference data operations professionals about the ideal utility. The survey explored issues such as how organizations choose a reference data utility.