MAP FinTech Wins Best RegTech Reporting Solution Award at the Finance Magnates London Summit 2019

We are very excited and proud to announce that MAP FinTech was awarded the Best RegTech Reporting Solution Award at the Finance Magnates London Summit 2019.Via a multi-stage voting process, industry peers selected MAP FinTech as the leading Regulatory Technology Reporting Provider offering the best Regulatory Technology Reporting solutions.Commenting on the award, Panayiotis Omirou, CEO of MAP FinTech, said: “We [...]

Best Execution: Are You Doing Enough? What Is the Regulator Saying?

The Cyprus Securities and Exchange Commission (CySEC) recently carried out a review of the arrangements put in place by Cyprus Investment Firms (CIFs) to ensure compliance with their best execution obligations or, in other words, their overall requirements to execute orders on terms most favorable to their clients. CySEC published its results in Circular [...]

What have we learned from ESMA’s recent peer review of EMIR’s derivative data?

Last week, the European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) published its findings for the peer review it conducted into the supervisory actions of six National Competent Authorities (NCAs). More specifically, this peer review studied their approach to enhance the quality of derivative data reported under the European Market Infrastructure Regulation (EMIR). ESMA expects NCAs to [...]

Vote for MAP FinTech at the Finance Magnates London Summit Awards 2019!

We are proud to announce that MAP FinTech one of Europe’s leading regulatory technology providers, is nominated for the category Best RegTech/Reporting Solution at the Finance Magnates London Summit Awards 2019! Voting is now open to all those registered to attend the Finance Magnates London Summit 2019.  You can vote for MAP FinTech here First Voting Round: 21 October - 1 November. We would [...]

SFTR is coming: Are you aware of the new Reporting Framework and How to Comply?

What is the Securities Financing Transactions Regulation (SFTR)? In 2016, the EU introduced the SFTR as a response to the many risks posed by shadow banking and way of improving the transparency of Securities Financing Transactions (SFTs). SFTs provide market participants with the opportunity to access secured funding through the temporary exchange of their collateralised [...]

MAP-Best Execution Monitoring is now available!

  MAP FinTech, a leading regulatory technology provider in Cyprus, is thrilled to announce the launch of its fully comprehensive and cost efficient regulatory technology solution, MAP-BEST EXECUTION MONITORING, available via the powerful “POLARIS” platform. Pursuant to Article 27 of MiFID II, investment firms should take “all sufficient steps to obtain, when executing an order, [...]

Missed the May 31st deadline for CRS & FATCA reporting?

Better late than never! MAP FinTech can fully support and assist with your CRS & FATCA reporting needs. Challenges: Analysis & Interpretation of the requirements with over 300 pages of guidelines to read More than 65 fields per record to complete Complicated multilevel XML files Different jurisdictions, different challenges Risks: Will you make it correctly? [...]

MAP FinTech Breakfast 2019 – Wednesday 5 June 2019, Crowne Plaza Hotel, Limassol Cyprus

MAP FinTech Breakfast 2019 titled “Catching Up with CySEC’s and Other Regulators’ Recent Findings on EMIR/MiFIR Transaction Reporting and Best Execution” was successfully organised on Wednesday 5 June 2019, at the Crowne Plaza Hotel, in Limassol. Mrs Demetra Kalogerou, Chairwoman of the Cyprus Securities and Exchange Commission (CySEC), was the Keynote speaker at the [...]

MAP FinTech and oneZero announce partnership to collaborate in Research and Development

MAP FinTech and oneZero ANNOUNCE PARTNERSHIP TO COLLABORATE IN RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT FOR INTEGRATION OF THEIR SYSTEMS Partnership will focus on common areas of regulatory reporting relating to EMIR, MIFID II/MIFIR and Best Execution solutions MAP Financial Technologies Limited, (“MAP FinTech”) one of Europe’s leading regulatory technology providers to the financial services industry and oneZero [...]

MAP FinTech offers its expert opinion on SFTR

MAP FinTech was pleased to be invited by the UnaVista Trade Repository (through its Partner Programme) , amongst other leading RegTech firms, to share its expert opinion on the Securities Financing Transaction Regulation (SFTR). Alexandros Constantinou, Director of MAP FinTech, provided valuable insights in regards to the expected usage of the SFTR data by ESMA [...]