Articles by Alexandra Filippova

GDPR: The Final Countdown [VIDEO]

By Alexandra Filippova on April 16, 2018
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Marketers, it’s now only a month until GDPR. The General Data Protection Regulation gets rolled out May 25th 2018, a rule which organisations have been aware of for some time, or have they? In this short…

Using Kurtosys to store, manage & distribute all your financial documents

By Alexandra Filippova on January 22, 2018
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One of the most common challenges our customers experience is being able to collectively store and distribute all of their financial documents, in a cohesive and centralised fashion. For asset managers, this often includes fund literature…

MiFID II: The Saga Continues [Video]

By Alexandra Filippova on January 17, 2018
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3 January 2018 saw the implementation date for the Markets in Financial Instruments Directive II (MiFID II). After years of work, financial firms faced a last-minute dash at the end of 2017 to finalise their compliance…

Introducing Snapshots, a new compliance feature in Kurtosys

By Alexandra Filippova on November 9, 2017
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We’re excited to announce a new feature in the Kurtosys platform called Snapshots. Kurtosys users are now able to comply with aspects of record-keeping regulations in their geographic locations (such as MiFID II), by saving ‘snapshots’…

Wake Up, Asset Managers – Are Retailers Your New Competitors?

By Alexandra Filippova on September 14, 2017
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I have a lot of feelings on what the finance sector can learn from retailers. In my previous life I worked in the dreaded space of Executive Search or “Recruitment” as most refer to it. I…

How Will MiFID II Affect US Asset Managers?

By Alexandra Filippova on August 9, 2017
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It’s the regulatory news that is on every institution’s metaphorical lips: MiFID II or, in its full glory, the Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (II). Indeed, this behemoth of European Union legislation has been the basis…