The 8.0 enhancements are aimed at lowering the cost of aggregating,
cleansing and managing data, while supporting the increasing regulatory and
The industry is focused on improving the quality of data
while cutting the cost of managing reference data, according to Sameer Shalaby, president, Paladyne Systems. “There is
an increased focus on regulatory reporting within the industry, and Paladyne is
helping clients with a centralized reference data repository, clean data, and
streamlined data flows to mitigate operational risk,” Shalaby said.
Enhancements to the data suite include:
Data Governance Module – Expanded capabilities
to design data governance workflows to support compliance, validation
techniques and role-based entitlements within their enterprise, enabling higher
data quality and controls.
Calculated Fields – Simplified tools to easily
build and customize meta-data-driven calculations in user-defined fields,
supporting the need to easily define new security types.
"As-Of" Views – Historical views to
provide security instrument data representation "as of" any date in
the past by simply selecting an historical date, enabling historical data
mining and compliance reporting.
Form PF Reporting – Data enrichment with
flexible tagging of securities to support Form PF reporting.
Short Locates Support – Dynamic, easy access to
leading prime broker short locate inventories, helping clients with comparing
various broker rates for hard-/easy-to-borrow stocks.
Restricted Lists Compliance Checking – Flexible
tools for managing trading restricted lists.
ETL Manager – Streamlined tools for quickly
customizing and processing new data feeds.
and Challenging – Expanded ability
to collect, review, challenge, and audit unstructured quotes from brokers,
third-party pricing/valuation providers, as well as proprietary shredders to
price listed and illiquid securities.
Paladyne Systems is a Broadridge Financial Solutions Inc. company and provider of investment