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Service

Established as the first industry utility, based on the principals of market commonality, collaboration and contribution, The SmartStream Reference Data Utility (RDU) delivers a data service to realize the truth of the data contained within the industry with results guaranteed. Managing data holistically, across legal entity, security, instrument, corporate action and pricing data, this shared service model promotes common fixes to data processing across the instrument lifecycle and the events that originate and change data.

 

Resources

RDU Brochure

Brochure
The SmartStream Reference Data Utility (RDU)

Whitepaper
A Team: Preparing for MiFID II Data Requirements

Industry Report
A-Team Group: The Reference Data Utility Handbook 2017

Peter Moss, CEO - The SmartStream Reference Data Utility (RDU), talks to Fintech Finance

Expert Webcast
Peter Moss, CEO - The SmartStream Reference Data Utility (RDU), talks to Fintech Finance

Webinar Recording: MiFID II - Research Unbundling, Permissioning and Commission Sharing Arrangements

Webinar
Webinar Recording: MiFID II - Research Unbundling, Permissioning and Commission Sharing Arrangements

Inside Reference Data Awards 2017: Winner Interview

Inside Reference Data
Inside Reference Data Awards 2017: Winner Interview

Whitepaper
Waters: Utilitizing Reference Data

Brochure
RDU – Listed Derivatives Service

Special Report
Inside Reference Data: Reference Data Utilities

What is the impact of MiFID II on trade execution?

Finextra
What is the impact of MiFID II on trade execution?

Financial IT Interview: The SmartStream Reference Data Utility (RDU)

Financial IT
Interview with Peter Moss: The SmartStream Reference Data Utility (RDU)

Lifting the Hood on SmartStream's Reference Data Utility

Waters Interview
Lifting the Hood on SmartStream's Reference Data Utility

Whitepaper
A-Team Group: Building the Business Case for Joining the Reference Data Utility

Whitepaper
The Reference Data Utility: How Goldman Sachs, JPMorgan Chase & Co and Morgan Stanley are breaking the reference data mold

Inside Reference Data: Looking For An API Standard

Inside Reference Data
Richard Bemindt, Chief Technology Officer, SmartStream: Looking For An API Standard

Key for utility is to collaborate

Expert Webcast
Key for utility is to collaborate

Live from Sibos: Peter Moss speaks with the Global Custodian about the RDU

Expert Webcast
Live from Sibos: Peter Moss speaks with the Global Custodian about the RDU

Share the costs and benefits of managing reference data in a utility

Video
Share the costs and benefits of managing reference data in a utility

FX-MM Cover February 2016

FX-MM Interview
Mutual interest: SmartStream's Philippe Chambadal explains why cooperation is the new paradigm for the banking industry

Reference data: working smarter

FX-MM Expert View
Reference data: working smarter

Reference Data Utilities

Special Report
Pursuing the ideal reference data utility: Best responses to business drivers and management complexities

The Reference Data Utility: How and why Goldman Sachs, JPMorgan Chase and Morgan Stanley are on board

Webinar
The Reference Data Utility: How and why Goldman Sachs, JPMorgan Chase and Morgan Stanley are on board

Inside Reference Data Awards 2016 Winners' Interview with SmartStream

Video
Inside Reference Data Awards 2016 Winners' Interview with SmartStream

Philippe Chambadal, SmartStream's CEO talks to Larry Tabb of TABB Group about the SmartStream RDU

Video
Philippe Chambadal, SmartStream's CEO talks to Larry Tabb of TABB Group about the SmartStream RDU

A Utility Approach for Operational Process Improvement

Whitepaper
A Utility Approach for Operational Process Improvement

Assessing Data Management Practices and Current Demand for a Reference Data Utility

Whitepaper
Assessing Data Management Practices and Current Demand for a Reference Data Utility

Reference data: working smarter

FX-MM Expert View
Reference data: working smarter

Interview with the CEO

Video
Philippe Chambadal, SmartStream, talks to Global Custodian about The SmartStream Reference Data Utility (RDU) and how it addresses current market challenges, whilst managing risk and lower operational costs

Sibos Daily News: Darryl Twiggs talks about The SmartStream Reference Data Utility

Video
Sibos Daily News: Darryl Twiggs talks about The SmartStream Reference Data Utility

The SmartStream Reference Data Utility (RDU): interview with Asian Banking & Finance

Video
The SmartStream Reference Data Utility (RDU): interview with Asian Banking & Finance

WatersTechnology: Reference Data Q&A

Video
WatersTechnology:
Reference Data Q&A

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News & Events

In the News

Banking Technology
WFIC 2017: SmartStream RDU Debuts Systematic Internaliser Register, Partners with Deutsche Börse

Banking Technology
Deutsche Börse selects SmartStream RDU for regtech hub

Automated Trader
Deutsche Boerse cooperates with SmartStream RDU

Waterstechnology
SmartStream Hopes Collaborative SI Utility Can Solve MiFID II Dilemma

Best Execution
Seeking harmony: A viewpoint about the data challenges posed by MiFID II

Waterstechnology
Best Reference Data Initiative (Vendor): The SmartStream RDU

Waterstechnology
Best Reference Data Integration (Vendor): The SmartStream RDU

Best Execution
Morgan Stanley : The SmartStream RDU Steams Ahead with a Fully Integrated Reference Data Service for MiFID II

Fintech Finance
The SmartStream RDU Steams Ahead

Finextra
SmartStream RDU readies for MiFID

Best Execution
Peter Moss, CEO, The SmartStream Reference Data Utility (RDU), looks at the reference data challenge posed by MiFID II/MiFIR

Future Banking
SmartStream: A new age of collaboration as banks unite around data management

Waterstechnology
Utilitizing Reference Data

Waterstechnology
Interview: Lifting the Hood on SmartStream's Reference Data Utility

Global FInance
Potential Rivals Team Up

Data Management Review
Peter Moss Discusses His Plans for the SmartStream Reference Data Utility

Waterstechnology
SmartStream Names Peter Moss CEO of Reference Data Utility

FX-MM
Financial Utilities: Compliance gives way to reliance

Inside Refernce Data
Are Utilities Changing Data Management?

FSTech Awards
Data Management Project of the Year: SmartStream

Waterstechnology
Utilities Rise, But Middle Offices Retain Value

CFO Tech Outlook
SmartStream has been recognised in the CFO Tech Outlook in the Top 10 Solution Providers 2016

Best Execution
Technology : The rise of the utilities

CIO Review
SmartStream Technologies: A Real-time, Pre-Emptive Approach to Back-Office Processing

Banking Technology
Reference data management: utility is the future

Financial Times
Risk Management: Banks' and Insurers' systems creak under regulatory pressure

Asian Banking & Finance
SmartStream slashes cost of trade breaks due to bad data by around 90%

Best Execution
A most precious asset: Heather McKenzie reports on how firms are now looking at the bigger picture

Financial Times
Bank dealmaking is being replaced by mundane collaborations

Tabb Forum
Inside SPRed, the Industry's New Reference Data Utility

Data Management Review
SmartStream Signs Up Data Vendors for Reference Data Utility

Asian Private Banker
Goldman Sachs, J.P. Morgan, Morgan Stanley form consortium for reference data: private banks targeted

FX-MM
Financial Utilities: The Way Forward

The Banker
Big data, big opportunities, big issues

Data Management Review
Philippe Chambadal Details Development of the SmartStream Reference Data Utility

Best Execution
Leading the charge: Phillippe Chambadal, CEO of Smartstream about post-trade utilities

ISS Mag
Helping to SPReD the good news

Inside Reference Data
Big Hitters Pull Together to Establish SPReD Reference Data Utility

Events

 

Company

The SmartStream Reference Data Utility (RDU) is a managed service that delivers complete, accurate and timely reference data for use in critical regulatory reporting, trade processing and risk management operations, dramatically simplifying and reducing unnecessary costs for financial institutions.

The RDU acts as a processing agent for its participants selected data sources; sourcing, validating and cross-referencing data using market best practises so that these processes do not need to be duplicated in every financial institution. An experienced global team, who operate under the compliance frameworks of their customers, deliver data that is fit-for-purpose, consistent and in a format that is specific to the financial institutions’ needs.

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