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TCA is No Longer Sufficient: Buyside Firms Now Need TQA

New research produced by GreySpark Partners, a leading global capital markets consultancy, makes the case for a new form of pre- and post-trade TCA reporting that utilises a breed of Big Data known as Smart Data to provide buyside firm trading desks and their end-investor clients with a greater understanding of the quality – as opposed to just simply the ‘effectiveness’ – of trader decision-making on an order-by-order basis.

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Australian FinTech and GreySpark Partners to collaborate on Research & Strategic Advisory for the Australian Financial Industry

GreySpark Partners, a global business and technology consulting firm, and Australian FinTech, an online space dedicated to promoting the development of the FinTech industry in Australia, are pleased to announce a new partnership in which the Australian FinTech portal will serve as a conduit for accessing GreySpark-produced research reports and information related to the firm’s strategic advisory services on the use of and investments in new technologies and financial applications.

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GreySpark Launches Software Testing Service Offering

GreySpark Partners, a leading global capital markets consulting firm, announced the launch of its new Programme Test Management & Quality Assurance service offering, a suite of testing related services designed to help financial institutions and vendors de-risk their software implementations, produce better outcomes and improve their quality assurance processes.

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Regulatory Compliance as a Costs-Saving Customer Service

GreySpark Partners has published a new report examining the imminent changes a proactive and principles-based approach to regulation will have on the investment banking industry. The report, titled Best Practices in Sellside Regulation Implementation, argues that the post-financial crisis regulatory regime provides banks the autonomy and flexibility to decide how they want to approach and position compliance within their organisations in ways that will ultimately help create self-regulating institutions.

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Imminent Futurisation of OTC Fixed Income Derivatives Market Forcing Banks to Rethink Structure

A new report from GreySpark Partners, a leading global capital markets consulting firm, finds that while the so-called ‘futurisation’ – or transferral of bilateral swaps liquidity flows into an exchange-traded futures market environment – of the OTC IRS and CDS markets in the EU and the US is not yet occurring, there are signs that the effect may simply be delayed by pending regulatory deadlines in the EU.

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