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Blog ClaritEx
13.09.2018

Engaging Millennials – The Role Of Asset Managers (Part 5)

One of the key core values of the Millennial generation is Trust – a cornerstone of the financial services industry, naturally, yet something which has been severely damaged since the Financial Crisis. Allied to this has been a growing demand for greater transparency across the industry.

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Press Release ModEx
12.09.2018

Dr. Matthew Jones to head up Simplitium’s Insurance Product Development

Aiste Kalinauskaite appointed Lead Insurance Product Developer Simplitium®, a global financial services technology provider and wholly owned subsidiary of Cinnober Financial Technology, announce the appointments of Dr. Matthew Jones as Head of Insurance Product Development and Aiste Kalinauskaite as Lead Insurance Product Developer at Simplitium. Matthew will lead the product ...

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Blog ClaritEx
10.09.2018

Engaging Millennials – The Role Of Asset Managers (Part 4)

One of the key core values of the Millennial generation is Trust – a cornerstone of the financial services industry, naturally, yet something which has been severely damaged since the Financial Crisis. Allied to this has been a growing demand for greater transparency across the industry.

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Blog ClaritEx
06.09.2018

Engaging Millennials – The Role Of Asset Managers (Part 3)

Put simply, asset managers (like the pensions industry in general) would benefit GREATLY from adopting a technology mentality in their operations. Rather than the general sense of inertia which pervades, managers should be seeking to build digital solutions quickly using an agile mindset with a dedicated commitment to refine their services regularly.

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Press Release Other
04.09.2018

John Yonker appointed CEO of Simplitium

Cinnober Financial Technology, a global independent provider of technology solutions for the finance industry, has announced the appointments of Fredrik Nihlén as Cinnober Group CFO, John Yonker as Simplitium CEO and Patrick Tessier as Minium CEO.  John is taking over from Per-Anders Häll-Bedman who has served as Interim CEO since May. John, who previously held the role of COO ...

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Blog ClaritEx
03.09.2018

Engaging Millennials – The Role Of Asset Managers (Part 2)

It’s something of a surprise to me that asset managers haven’t taken a more proactive interest in promoting the need for people to save more into their pensions as they have a clear interest in savers of all generations increasing their contributions. Quite simply, the more assets under management (AUM), the greater their fee revenues will be. This applies, in particular, to ...

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Blog ClaritEx
30.08.2018

Engaging Millennials – The Role of Asset Managers (PART 1)

In the first of a new five part series, Tom Hibbard, Head of Pensions Business Development at ...

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Press Release ModEx
29.08.2018

CatRisk Solutions Bring Expanded Earthquake Model To ModEx: Chedid Re Sign As First Joint Client

Simplitium®, a global financial services technology provider, have signed an agreement with Chedid Re to use CatRisk Solution’s Middle East and Africa Earthquake Model on ModEx. ModEx is the multi-peril catastrophe risk modelling platform operated on the Oasis Loss Modelling Framework (LMF).

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News ModEx
08.08.2018

Impact Forecasting brings its Arabian Peninsula Earthquake Model to Simplitium’s ModEx platform

Simplitium®, a global financial services technology provider, today announce that Impact ...

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Blog ModEx
01.08.2018

COMBUS leverage ModEx to make their multi-peril model more accessible and easier to use

COMBUS strive to provide clients with the most value from their models. However, current deployment ...

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News ClaritEx
24.07.2018

Alexa, increase my pension contribution. Engaging Millennials in a Freedom & Choice World

In the fifth and final part of his series on engaging Millennials more actively with their pensions, Tom Hibbard urges the industry to seek new solutions that will improve the situation.

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News ModEx
18.07.2018

Cat models are vital in bridging the emerging market protection gap

In this Insurance Day article, Simplitium's James Lay discusses how technology can improve views of risk in emerging markets and help to tackle the protection gap.

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Blog ClaritEx
18.07.2018

An App-etite for Pensions? Engaging Millennials in a Freedom & Choice World

Part 4 of our series looking at improving Millennials engagement with retirement planning sees Tom Hibbard explore the possibilities Behavioural Economics might offer as a potential solution.

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Event ModEx
31.07.2018

ModEx webinar - How will climate change affect flood risk?

14:00 - 15:00 (BST)

In this ModEx webinar with JBA Risk Management we explore how the climate has changed in the past, what climate scientists project for the future, and the impact(s) this may have on flood risk and financial loss. The webinar also introduces JBA Risk Management’s new UK Climate Change Flood Model (read press release here). JBA has identified the increasing need to quantify the ...

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Blog ClaritEx
16.07.2018

Maths, English, Science and… Financial Planning? Engaging Millennials in a Freedom & Choice World

In this, the third instalment of Tom Hibbard’s look at the issues contributing to a lack of engagement among Millennials with their pension, Tom outlines some potential solutions to the challenges the industry faces.

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Blog ClaritEx
11.07.2018

Way too young to be thinking about a Pension? Engaging Millennials in a Freedom & Choice World

In part 2 of this series, Tom Hibbard continues his assessment of the problems contributing to a lack of engagement among Millennials with their pension.

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News ClaritEx
09.07.2018

Do I even have a Pension? Engaging Millennials in a Freedom & Choice World

In the first of a five-part series, Tom Hibbard, Head of Pensions Business Development at Simplitium, assesses the major problems and potential solutions to a lack of engagement among Millennials with their pension provision.

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Blog ClaritEx
04.07.2018

On the Road to Nowhere? Engaging Millennials in a Freedom & Choice World

In an upcoming five-part series, Simplitium’s Tom Hibbard, Head of Pensions Business Development, ...

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News ClaritEx
04.07.2018

Making data count – how to use the IDWG cost code

Following nine months of detailed work by the members of the Financial Conduct Authority’s Institutional Disclosure Working Group, new cost data templates will, for the first time, provide an industry-agreed, consistent approach to collecting this important information.

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News ClaritEx
03.07.2018

Cost transparency - the end of the beginning?

In this article for Professional Pensions, Simplitium's Stewart Bevan says there's a long way still to travel to achieve transparency in the pensions market, but at least we are now making genuine progress and picking up the pace.

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Press Release ModEx
03.07.2018

Simplitium expands ModEx portfolio with Ambiental's Australia Flood Model

Simplitium™, a global financial services solutions provider, has formalised a model provision agreement with flood risk and modelling specialist Ambiental Risk Analytics. The deal will see Simplitium’s catastrophe risk modelling platform, ModEx, expand its model portfolio to include the Australia flood model, FloodCat™. Ambiental represents the seventh model vendor on ModEx.

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News ClaritEx
02.07.2018

Getting Engaged

What more can be done to encourage members to engage with their pensions savings? In this article for the June 2018 edition of Pensions Age, Tom Hibbard, Head of Pensions Business Development at Simplitium offers his thoughts.

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Event ModEx
10.07.2018

James Lay to speak on panel at IIS Global Insurance Forum

Berlin

Simplitium's James Lay is speaking on a panel at the ISS Global Insurance Forum in Berlin about the need for the insurance industry to adapt to changing consumer needs through new technologies and flexible coverage.

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News Other
27.06.2018

Simplitium offers RTS 28 best execution reporting with IHS Markit

Simplitium™ joins forces with IHS Markit to offer their end-to-end RTS 28 compliance solution to clients, helping them to simplify their Best Execution compliance procedures under MiFID II.  MiFID II mandates investment firms, as part of their Best Execution obligations, report their top five venues for all trading on behalf of clients. Since January 2018 firms are required to ...

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News ModEx
26.06.2018

Re/insurers slow to adopt new tech risk being replaced, says Simplitium’s James Lay

In this reinsurance news article, James Lay gives his take on technology within the insurance industry, emphasising that in today’s day and age insurers need to embrace technology or risk being left behind… “The industry does need to be forward looking – and laggards will likely find themselves supplanted by other companies adopting new technologies and becoming more ...

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Event ModEx
03.07.2018

Simplitium's James Lay to speak at Oasis Conference

Zurich

The Oasis Conference in conjunction with Swiss Re Institute will cover some of most pressing challenges in cat risk modelling including model validations and the reliability of historical data. James Lay, Commercial Director of ModEx, will be giving a talk at the conference about various options for deploying catastrophe risk models.

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Event ModEx
19.07.2018

ModEx Annual Meeting 2018

London, 16:00 - 21:00

The ModEx Annual Meeting will take place on 19 July 2018 at the City of London Club. During the meeting Aiste Kalinauskaite and Dr. Matthew Jones will present the Open Exposure Data (OED) schema. We will also hear from Dr. Andrew Smith, Chief Operating Officer at Fathom, about their upcoming 30-meter resolution US inland flood model.

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Blog ModEx
31.05.2018

How can we tell if things are getting worse?

May 21st, 2018 | Richard Dixon Last year saw quite a few proclamations around the role of climate ...

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Event ModEx
20.06.2018

ModEx Webinar - UCL UK 100m Resolution Windstorm Data

14:00 - 15:00 (BST)

Windstorms were responsible for 45% of UK household weather-related insurance claims between 1998 and 2013. Yet current methods for estimating UK wind hazard can lack the spatial resolution required to fully resolve this risk. With windstorm being one of the most expensive natural perils for UK insurers, we have partnered with UCL Space & Climate Physics researchers to offer ...

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Press Release ModEx
29.05.2018

Simplitium partners with leading academics to improve risk assessment for (re)insurers

Transparency provider Simplitium™ today announced it has partnered with Fathom, a global flood model provider formed out of the University of Bristol Hydrology Research Group, to offer its flood hazard data. Simplitium has also partnered with UCL Space & Climate Physics researchers to offer their wind hazard maps. Both hazard data sets are available via Simplitium’s ModExTM ...

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Press Release ClaritEx
22.05.2018

UK master trust Smart Pension selects ClaritEx to deliver cost transparency insights

Simplitium announces that Smart Pension (‘Smart’), one of the leading UK Master Trusts, has signed ...

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Press Release ModEx
17.05.2018

Guy Carpenter Selects Simplitium’s Modex for Catastrophe Risk Modelling

Simplitium™, a global financial services solutions provider and subsidiary of Cinnober Financial Technology (CINN:SS), is pleased to announce they have signed an agreement with Guy Carpenter & Company, LLC to deliver a dedicated ModEx™ catastrophe risk modelling solution.

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Blog ModEx
14.05.2018

JBA facilitate easy access, evaluation and deployment of their advanced flood models with ModEx

Perceived high costs, IT requirements, multiple platforms, and general resistance to change are ...

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Event ClaritEx
26.06.2018

Pensions & Benefits UK

London

Tom Hibbard from our ClaritEx team will be attending PBUK this year. PBUK offers the opportunity to discuss the latest developments, share industry thought leadership and connect with over 900 like-minded pensions industry professionals. Date: 26 - 27 June 2018 Book a meeting with Tom at the conference. About Tom Hibbard As Head of Business Development for ClaritEx, Tom’s ...

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Event ClaritEx
21.05.2018

PLSA Local Authority Conference 2018

Gloucestershire

Stewart Bevan and Tom Hibbard from our ClaritEx team will be attending this event, the largest of its kind dedicated to the Local Government Pension Scheme (LGPS) that has over 13,000 employers, over 5 million members and assets of over £225 billion.  The conference attracts 400 attendees including local authority officers, councillors and their advisers. Date: 21 - 23 May ...

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Event ClaritEx
13.06.2018

Simplitium's Stewart Bevan to speak at DC Strategic Summit

London

Join leading stakeholders and influencers from across the DC pensions to hear Stewart Bevan, Head of Pensions Product, discuss ‘The Role of Technology in Improving Engagement & Member Outcomes’ alongside Sam Barton, Chief Technology Officer, Smart Pension. The event will provide a thorough review of the outlook for the DC pensions sector in the UK, and the opportunities and ...

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Event Other
24.04.2018

Webinar: Best Execution Reporting and Demo

14:00 - 15:00 (GMT)

With the first deadline for publishing MiFID II Execution Quality reports rapidly approaching, Simplitium and BestExHub are hosting this webinar to discuss how firms can comply with their new Best Execution reporting obligations.  Date: 24 April 2018 Time: 14.00 Under MiFID II, investment firms and execution venues are required to publish a range of Execution Quality data, as ...

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News Other
18.04.2018

Simplitium includes Best Execution Reporting Service in growing portfolio

To assist clients with their RTS 27, RTS 28 and Delegated Acts Art 65(6) (DA65(6)) obligations, Simplitium have partnered with industry expert BestExHub for their Best Execution reporting services. BestExHub provides an independent Best Execution reporting platform to help firms meet their regulatory RTS 27, RTS 28 and DA 65(6) obligations. The cloud-based service allows firms ...

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News ClaritEx
13.04.2018

changing time or wasting time?

Are Collective Defined Contribution (CDC) pension schemes the future of the UK Pensions industry or simply a distraction from other important issues? In this article for the April 2018 edition of Pensions Age, Tom Hibbard, Head of Pensions Business Development at Simplitium, weighs in on the debate.

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Blog TRADEcho
05.04.2018

SI Regime on Market Participants

A core component of MiFID II transparency is the extension of the SI regime to non-equity, but how ...

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Event TRADEcho FacilitEx
25.04.2018

tradetech europe 2018

Paris

The TRADEcho and FacilitEx teams will be attending the TradeTech Europe 2018 Conference on 25-26 April in Paris. The conference will explore key issues in equity trading including the impact of MiFID II on market structure and trading behaviour and how the Systematic Internaliser Regime is impacting access to market and liquidity.

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News ClaritEx
21.03.2018

Can Pentech help save pensions?

In this feature for Professional Pensions, Stewart Bevan, Head of Pensions Product Develop at Simplitium, explains why the pensions industry needs to stop ignoring the benefits of PenTech and look at the positives it has to offer.

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Event ClaritEx
12.04.2018

Simplitium's Stewart Bevan to speak at SPS Pensions Conference

London

Stewart Bevan, Simplitium's Head of Pensions Product Development and Member of the FCA's Institutional Disclosure Working Group (IDWG), will be speaking on the topic of Cost Transparency at the Investment Governance and Fiduciary Management for Pension Funds Conference hosted by SPS.

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Blog ModEx
14.03.2018

Improving your internal view of risk 

Through alternative risk and model approaches - Takeaways from the Aventedge Cat Risk Management & ...

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Event TRADEcho FacilitEx
15.03.2018

FIX EMEA TRADING CONFERENCE 2018 

London

Join FacilitEx and TRADEcho at the FIX EMEA Trading Conference 2018 at the Old Billingsgate in ...

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News ClaritEx
06.03.2018

Comparing apples and pears

In this article for Pensions Age, Simplitium’s Stewart Bevan is quoted discussing the importance of Cost Transparency in providing Pension Schemes with vital insights to help them improve their investment decisions.

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Event TRADEcho FacilitEx
28.02.2018

The Trade: MiFID II Check In

15:15 - 16:00

Join the TRADEcho and FacilitEx teams at The Trade's MiFID II Check In event on the 28th of February at the Merchant Taylors' Hall in London.  Per Loven, Commercial Director of Simplitium, will be speaking on a panel at 15:15 about reporting under MiFID II.  If you would like to book a meeting with either the TRADEcho or FacilitEx team during the conference, please contact Per ...

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Blog ModEx
19.02.2018

Understanding cat risk: Every little helps

For the more "mature" perils where models are 15, 20 or 25 years old there is plenty that we have ...

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News ClaritEx
16.02.2018

2018: The Year that Costs Will Count for the UK Pensions Industry

In this feature for Pensions Insight, Stewart Bevan, Head of Pensions Product Development at Simplitium, discusses the outlook for the UK pensions industry and the importance of cost transparency in the market.

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News ClaritEx
16.02.2018

Pension cost transparency solution due to launch in Q2

Simplitium has been featured in an article for Professional Pensions which discusses ClaritEx, the new cost transparency solution that is being developed for pension schemes.

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Press Release ClaritEx
14.02.2018

Simplitium develops ClaritEx cost transparency solution for pensions industry; Appoints Communications Director

Simplitium™, the financial services transparency specialist and a Cinnober Group company, today ...

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Press Release ModEx
13.02.2018

Simplitium releases new Modex UI to streamline Cat Risk Modelling

Simplitium's cat risk modelling platform embraces the Oasis ecosystem to bring more choice to (re)insurers FinTech provider Simplitium, today announces the delivery of their new user interface for ModEx, the multi-peril catastrophe (cat) risk modelling platform operated on the Oasis Loss Modelling Framework (LMF). The new user interface provides firms with a centralised source ...

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News ClaritEx
24.01.2018

Simplitium's  cost transparency resolutions for Pension Schemes

Regulatory scrutiny of cost transparency is growing for all participants in the Pensions industry, with further obligations due in 2018. Managing costs and charges associated with a pension scheme is central to its operation and can have a significant impact on the success of a scheme over the long-term. Scheme representatives don’t always know what to look for or what ...

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Event ModEx
21.02.2018

Webinar: Cat Risk Modelling in 2018

14:00 - 15:00 (GMT)

Sign up for Simplitium's new webinar which will discuss the current state of catastrophe risk ...

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Event ModEx
13.02.2018

RAA Cat Risk Management 2018: Embracing Volatility

Join ModEx at The RAA Cat Risk Management conference on the 13th to 15th of February in Florida.  Simplitium's James Lay will be speaking during the 16.30 Breakout Session on the 13th about the Oasis Platform in Practice. If you would like to book a meeting with the ModEx team during conference, please contact James Lay on james.lay@cinnober.com.  The 2017 Hurricane season ...

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Event ModEx
07.03.2018

5th Annual CAT Risk Management & Modelling Europe Summit

Join ModEx at the "5th Annual CAT Risk Management & Modelling Europe Summit" on the 7th to 8th of March in London.  We will be demoing the ModEx platform so make sure you come and see us at Booth 2. Cat Risk Consultant, Matt Jones and ModEx's Commercial Director, James Lay, will also take part in an interactive roundtable session at 11:50am on the 7th (Roundtable B). The ...

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News ModEx
21.12.2017

Simplitium's ModEx shortlisted for InsuranceERM awards

We are very pleased to announce that our cat risk modelling platform, ModEx, has been announced as a finalist for the 2017 InsuranceERM awards in the category: Best cat risk modelling solution.  The InsuranceERM awards seek to recognise the very best in risk management, actuarial and risk modelling practices, as well as the landmark deals and leading service providers, in the ...

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News Other
18.12.2017

In pictures: Simplitium Rebrand and Anniversary Celebration

On the 4th of October 2017, Simplitium hosted its 10 year anniversary party and announced its new ...

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Blog ModEx
14.12.2017

What can we learn from the 2017 Hurricane Season?

December 14th, 2017 | Richard Dixon As the 2017 hurricane season comes to a close we can obviously ...

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Press Release ModEx
29.11.2017

Impact Forecasting bring risk model suite to Simplitium’s ModEx platform

Service provider, Simplitium, continues to expand cat modelling platform with the addition of risk ...

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Event FacilitEx
06.12.2017

FOW Derivatives World London: The Debates 2017

London, 08:30 - 18:00 (GMT)

Bujar Bivolaku, Head of Regulation and Market Structure Strategy at Simplitium, will be speaking on a panel at the ‘FOW Derivatives World London: The Debates 2017’ conference. The panel is titled "State of the market: reasons to be cheerful about 2018?". Bujar will be speaking alongside Neil Treloar, Director for Strategy and Business Development for Tradition, the interdealer ...

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Event FacilitEx
11.12.2017

Webinar: The impact of MiFID II on Trading Venues

13:00 - 14:00 (GMT)

Hosted by Bujar Bivolaku, Simplitium's Head of Regulation and Market Structures Strategy, this webinar is designed to educate firms on their transparency obligation under MiFID II and the impact this will have on Trading Venues. The webinar aims to bring clarity to the pre and post-trade reporting obligations that Trading Venues will be subject to once MiFID II comes into ...

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Press Release ClaritEx
22.11.2017

Simplitium seeking to redefine transparency for pension funds globally

Transparency provider, Simplitium, has launched new initiative to explore enhanced transparency services for the pensions industry Simplitium™, financial services transparency specialist, has successfully delivered reporting solutions to the finance industry for over a decade, significantly improving the transparency of OTC trading and helping firms meet their MiFID II ...

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Press Release FacilitEx
21.11.2017

Simplitium delivers new MiFID II transparency service for Trading Venues

The new service, which is called FacilitEx™, helps MTFs and OTFs meet their MiFID II transparency ...

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Press Release 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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Press Release 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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Press Release Other
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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Press Releases Other
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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Press Release 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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Press Release 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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Press Release 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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Press Release 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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Press Release 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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Press Release 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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Press releases 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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Press Release 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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Press Release 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 and Equinix, 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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Press Release 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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Press Release 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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Press releases 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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Press Release 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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Press Release 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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Press Release 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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Press releases 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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Press releases 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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Press releases 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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Press releases 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 Other
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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Press Release 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
21.06.2017

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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Press Release Other
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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Press releases 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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Press Release 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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Press Release Other
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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Press Release Other
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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Press Release Other
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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