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News TRADEcho
16.11.2017

TRADEcho’s Smart Report Router now connected to the Cboe Europe Equities APA

Clients who use TRADEcho’s Smart Report Router (SRR) can now report trades to the Cboe Europe Equities (formerly known as Bats Europe) APA TRADEcho is the real-time MiFID II pre and post-trade reporting service delivered through a partnership between the London Stock Exchange Group and Simplitium (formerly known as Boat Services). MiFID II introduces many challenges for buy ...

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News ModEx
09.11.2017

ARA further strengthens ties with Simplitium

Model provision agreement solidifies relatonship between ARA and Simplitium. Applied Research Associates (ARA), the leader in first principles modelling of hurricane hazards and property losses, has joined forces with Simplitium and Oasis to offer a cost-effective solution for companies looking to better understand their U.S. hurricane risk. ARA and Simplitium have formalised ...

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News
05.10.2017

Boat Services rebrands to Simplitium

Transparency services provider undergoes rebrand to highlight expansion of services in existing and ...

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News KiteEdge
24.09.2017

Boat Services partners with KiteEdge to offer innovative search tool, Apex, to clients

Today (25 September 2017), Boat Services have announced a partnership agreement with KiteEdge to offer Apex, a next generation customisable search layer, to clients. KiteEdge provides asset managers with the tools to find, collaborate, and leverage content across complex, multi-asset, siloed organizations and helps firms meet their MiFID II regulatory/transparency ...

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News TRADEcho
23.09.2017

London Stock Exchange approved as an APA for MiFID II reporting

London Stock Exchange plc has today received regulatory approval from the UK’s Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) to be authorised as an APA. The approval means that London Stock Exchange will be able to publish post-trade transparency reports on behalf of investment firms to help them meet their reporting obligations under MiFID II. The reporting will be provided through ...

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News ModEx
19.09.2017

Boat Services strengthens team for catastrophe modelling shared service offering

Boat Services today announced the addition of Matt Jones and Bert Kerr as consultants to further develop the company’s fast growing catastrophe risk modelling business. Together they bring 30 years of industry expertise in (re)insurance catastrophe (cat) risk management to the Boat Oasis platform. Boat Oasis is the multi-peril cat risk modelling platform, delivered by Boat ...

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News ModEx
05.09.2017

Boat Oasis expand portfolio to include flood models from JBA

Global catastrophe modelling firm JBA Risk Management has become the first flood modeller to integrate its probabilistic models onto the Boat Oasis platform –  the catastrophe risk modelling shared service built on the Oasis Loss Modelling Framework The leading provider of flood modelling and analytics to the insurance and reinsurance industry has joined forces with Boat Oasis ...

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News TRADEcho
30.08.2017

Boat steps up preparations for MiFID II

Regulatory approval has been granted by UK’s Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) enabling the trade reporting service TRADEcho to enter the final phases of preparation for MiFID II. The TRADEcho service is provided in partnership between Cinnober’s subsidiary Boat Services Ltd and the London Stock Exchange Group. The approval to be authorized as an APA (approved publication ...

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News TRADEcho
30.08.2017

Boat steps up preparations for MiFID II

Regulatory approval has been granted by UK’s Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) enabling the trade reporting service TRADEcho to enter the final phases of preparation for MiFID II. The TRADEcho service is provided in partnership between Cinnober’s subsidiary Boat Services Ltd and the London Stock Exchange Group. The approval to be authorized as an APA (approved publication ...

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News ModEx
30.08.2017

Simplitium gains momentum with catastrophe risk modelling platform

ModEx, a Multi-Peril Catastrophe (Cat) Risk Modelling Platform for the (re)insurance industry, brought to market by Simplitium in January 2017 has added new risk models, increasing customer attraction. In Q3, Simplitium formalized agreements with cat risk model provider COMBUS and portfolio analytics tool TigerEye, to integrate on the ModEx platform, with more integrations to ...

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News TRADEcho
28.08.2017

ULLINK now certified with TRADEcho for MiFID II Trade Reporting

ULLINK, the global provider of electronic trading and connectivity solutions to the financial community, today announced it has successfully certified its MiFID II Trade Reporting solution with TRADEcho, the Approved Publication Arrangement (APA) of the London Stock Exchange (LSE) that provides comprehensive pre- and post-trade transparency services.   Read more here.    

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News TRADEcho
22.08.2017

Charles River Development partners with TRADEcho to offer market leading APA service to clients

Charles River Development has formalized a partnership agreement with TRADEcho to automate Trade reporting under MiFID II. Under the partnership, firms with the Charles River Investment Management Solution are able to use TRADEcho as an APA to report trades to the public and access TRADEcho’s unique Smart Report Router to determine trade reporting eligibility.   Read more here.

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News ModEx
25.07.2017

TigerEye Platform now available through Boat Oasis

Boat Services strengthens Cat Risk Modelling platform, with the integration of TigerEye, the industry leading pricing and portfolio management platform from Applied Insurance Technologies, a Subsidiary of TigerRisk Partners. On the 20th of July 2017, Boat Services announced the availability of TigerEye on Boat Oasis, the multi-peril cat risk modelling platform. Boat Oasis ...

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News
24.07.2017

COMBUS to provide Australian catastrophe models on the Boat Oasis platform

Picture Boat Oasis continues to strengthen platform with the addition of COMBUS’s catastrophe simulation models for Australia. The catastrophe modelling firm COMBUS is the first Australian modeller to offer their risk solutions on Boat Oasis – the multi-peril cat risk modelling platform operated on the Oasis Loss Modelling Framework (LMF). “COMBUS’s Australian Bushfire, Severe ...

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News ModEx
24.07.2017

COMBUS to provide Australian catastrophe models on the Boat Oasis platform

Boat Oasis continues to strengthen platform with the addition of COMBUS’s catastrophe simulation models for Australia. The catastrophe modelling firm COMBUS is the first Australian modeller to offer their risk solutions on Boat Oasis – the multi-peril cat risk modelling platform operated on the Oasis Loss Modelling Framework (LMF). “COMBUS’s Australian Bushfire, Severe ...

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News ModEx
10.07.2017

5 key trends in Nordic Cat Risk Modelling

On the 21st of June 2017, Boat Services, in partnership with Oasis andEquinix, held the first ...

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News LBMA-i
06.07.2017

LBMA Annual General Meeting 2017 - Board Election Results

Yesterday, the 6th of July 2017, the LMBA held its twenty-ninth Annual General Meeting. During the meeting, the chairman of the LBMA, Dr Paul Fisher, commented on the number of new initiatives that the LBMA introduced over the past year and those it will be involved with in the future. During his speech the chairman confirmed that “mandatory trade reporting has been moving ...

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News ModEx
05.07.2017

Seismic shock

Lloyd's recent report on Seismic shock introduces a new model (available on Boat Oasis) to help fill the gap in earthquake modelling for the rapdily urbanising Middle East region. In 2017, almost a fifth of the population in the countries covered the report is at risk from earthquakes. For insurance to play its full potential in mitigating and transferring earthquake risk in ...

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News TRADEcho
02.07.2017

TRADEcho to provide trade publication for SIX Swiss Exchange

SIX Swiss Exchange has approved the London Stock Exchange’s TRADEcho service as a Trade Data Monitor (TDM) for the SIX Swiss Exchange. This agreement enables foreign participants (Remote Members) of the SIX Swiss Exchange to meet their reporting obligations for trades in Swiss securities admitted for trading on a Swiss regulated market via the TRADEcho platform. TRADEcho is a ...

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News ModEx
20.06.2017

Nordic Cat Risk Modelling Conference

Click through for a selection of photos from the Nordic Cat Modelling Conference on the 21st of ...

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News ModEx
19.06.2017

New Low Cost Quake Model

Almost one fifth of the population of the Middle East – approximately 30 million people – are now living in areas at risk of earthquakes, according to a new Oasis earthquake risk model released today by CATRisk Solutions and sponsored by Lloyd’s. The new risk tool uses a bespoke seismotectonic source model to give a more accurate assessment of earthquake risk in: Bahrain, ...

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News TRADEcho
21.05.2017

TRADEcho strengthens position as a market leader with 259 firms now contracted for MiFID II trade reporting

TRADEcho, the partnership between London Stock Exchange and Boat Services providing a one stop shop for MiFID II transparency services, saw a very positive increase in sales in Q1 and Q2. This recent sales momentum reaffirms TRADEcho’s position as a market leader for pre and post-trade transparency services for MiFID II. TRADEcho’s client list includes a broad range of clients ...

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News ModEx
09.05.2017

Boat Oasis expand portfolio to include innovative flood models from JBA Risk Management

Global catastrophe modelling firm JBA Risk Management has become the first flood modeller to integrate its probabilistic models onto the Boat Oasis platform – the catastrophe risk modelling shared service built on the Oasis Loss Modelling Framework. The leading provider of flood modelling and analytics to the insurance and reinsurance industry has joined forces with Boat Oasis ...

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News TRADEcho
26.01.2017

TRADEcho launches MiFID II Smart Report Router

Boat Services and London Stock Exchange’s TRADEcho service opens its innovative open access Smart Report Router (SRR) bringing choice to the market place. MiFID II brings many challenges to buy and sell-side investment firms, not least, the requirement to publish trades to the market as close to real time as possible. The Smart Report Router determines if and when the buy or ...

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News LBMA-i
10.12.2016

LBMA announces Cinnober’s Boat as the chosen provider for trade reporting and transparency project

The London Bullion Market Association (LBMA) announces today that Boat Services Ltd, in a joint submission with Autilla, has been selected as the chosen provider in the LBMA’s Request for Proposal (RfP) process. The aim of the RfP is to deliver new services to the precious metals market and in doing so improve transparency, efficiency and expand the technology requirements in ...

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News TRADEcho
28.11.2016

Boat Services strengthens fast growing team, Carl Nilsen joins as Director of Sales

Carl Nilsen joins Boat Services to further develop the company’s fast growing RegTech business, focused on MiFID II transparency. With business gaining momentum and more clients continuously committing to the Pan-European MiFID II multi-asset trade reporting service TRADEcho, Boat have appointed Carl Nilsen, former Head of Equities at Oslo Bors, as Director of Sales. Carl ...

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News TRADEcho
17.11.2016

Boat Services appoints Per Lovén as Commercial Director

Per Lovén joins Boat Services to focus on the firm’s commercial strategy. Boat Services hires former Head of International Corporate Strategy at Liquidnet for the newly developed role of Commercial Director. Per Lovén has spent the last six years at Liquidnet as the Head of International Corporate Strategy where his focus was to create and deliver corporate strategies for ...

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News TRADEcho
17.11.2016

Boat Services appoints Per Lovén as Commercial Director

Per Lovén joins Boat Services to focus on the firm’s commercial strategy. Boat Services hires former Head of International Corporate Strategy at Liquidnet for the newly developed role of Commercial Director. Per Lovén has spent the last six years at Liquidnet as the Head of International Corporate Strategy where his focus was to create and deliver corporate strategies for ...

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News ModEx
26.09.2016

Simplitium adds innovative insurance offering to increasing portfolio of services

Simplitium, a fully owned subsidiary of leading exchange and clearing technology supplier Cinnober, has signed an agreement with Lloyd’s of London and ten managing agents to provide access to catastrophe models via the Oasis Loss Modelling Framework under a shared service arrangement. ModEx – the latest shared service specifically designed for the insurance industry Partnering ...

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News ModEx
18.09.2016

Lloyd's the LMA announce 'groundbreaking' shared services deal

Lloyd’s and the Lloyd’s Market Association (LMA) have today announced a groundbreaking deal with US Hurricane model provider Applied Research Associates (ARA) to make available their Hurloss model to subscribing Lloyd’s managing agents on a shared services basis. A second project, the regional catastrophe Middle East Earthquake model has been developed. The models will be ...

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News TRADEcho
05.07.2016

LSEG and Boat Services launch TRADEcho – new multi-asset class MiFID II Trade Reporting solution

London Stock Exchange Group (LSEG) and Boat Services Ltd today announce the launch of TRADEcho, the combination of the two companies’ existing and complimentary trade reporting services. By early Q1 2017, TRADEcho will offer customers a more efficient, single trade reporting venue and complement LSEG’s T+1 MiFID and EMIR transaction reporting services, offered through ...

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News
13.10.2015

Boat Services abseil for Bliss | Simplitium

Boat Services abseil for Bliss On Saturday 19th September, Boat Services Ltd participated in the Bliss Corporate Abseil Challenge in London. Boat colleagues’ nervously abseiled down the 550ft tall Broadgate Tower located in the city of London in an effort to raise money for Bliss, the premature and sick baby charity. “My legs were trembling, but it was a fantastic experience ...

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News TRADEcho
06.09.2015

Boat adds Russian instruments to its trade reporting service

Boat Services Ltd has confirmed they now support the post trade publication of Russian OTC trading, by including stocks listed on the Moscow Exchange (MOEX). Boat is the only exchange-independent trade data monitor (TDM), and the only one recognized by both the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) and SIX Swiss Exchange. “We are pleased to partner with Boat and European brokers ...

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Event ModEx
21.06.2015

NORDIC CAT RISK MODELLING CONFERENCE

Stockholm, 21 June,

Boat Oasis, in partnership with Oasis and Equinix, are pleased to announce the first Nordic Catastrophe Risk Modelling conference in Stockholm on 21 June In support of the Boat Oasis shared service platform (delivered by Cinnober’s UK subsidiary: Boat Services) this conference brings together industry leaders in the field of catastrophe risk assessment to discuss how ...

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News
13.04.2015

Cinnober and Ancoa agree strategic collaboration to deliver market surveillance capabilities to banks

Cinnober, an independent supplier of multi-asset financial technology for market operators, clearing houses, banks and brokers, and Ancoa, providers of contextual surveillance and insightful analytics for exchanges, regulators, buy and sell-side firms, have entered into a strategic collaboration to provide market surveillance to the global banking sector. Under the global ...

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News TRADEcho
12.04.2015

Boat to support industry with MiFID II transparency solution

Complexity of Europe’s new trading transparency regime addressed by new offering. Boat Services Ltd, independent OTC trade reporting service provider, has announced that it will apply for approved publication arrangement (APA) authorization under MiFID II. This means that Boat will offer publication services for all MiFID II instrument classes, including bonds, structured ...

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News TRADEcho
09.03.2015

LSEG and Boat Services to build MiFID II Trade Reporting solution

Heads of Terms signed to create MiFID II compliant, multi-asset reporting platform Creates a one-stop-shop for MiFID II transaction reporting service Boat Services Ltd and London Stock Exchange Group (LSEG) today announced the signing of Heads of Terms to build a MiFID II compliant trade reporting service. The new service will offer customers a single, multi-asset, ...

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News
08.12.2014

Boat clients move to Cinnober

In what is seen as a major endorsement for Cinnober’s new management of Boat, the company announces today that all Boat customers have now confirmed their future commitment to the service. Cinnober’s new Boat division will continue to provide the only independent European trade reporting service, following the acquisition from Markit by Cinnober Financial Technology on 1st ...

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News
29.09.2014

Boat introduces MMT standard in trade reporting

Boat has announced the implementation of Market Model Typology (MMT) in its OTC trade reporting platform. This will further contribute to improved data quality and granularity aligned with market standards. The new release adopts the full MMT standards for OTC cash equity trade reporting, providing a standardized way of sharing post-trade data. The model is available for ...

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News
07.01.2014

Cinnober acquires Boat from Markit — independent European trade reporting service is here to stay

Cinnober Financial Technology today announced the acquisition of Markit Trade Reporting (“Boat”) from Markit with Cinnober taking full control of Boat’s European trade reporting service as of July 1st. Earlier this year, Markit announced plans to discontinue the trade reporting service. However, with significant market demand for an independent trade reporting service and an ...

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