30 05, 2016

Is CSD migration to T2S the end of the start of post trade transformation ?

May 30th, 2016|

From our senior consultant, Laura "Having several years of experience on major projects impacting the European financial market, working on the Target 2 Securities (T2S) adaptation program of a major CSD was a challenge not to be missed," Laura Let’s step back a moment and look at the origin of this ambitious vision in the [...]

4 05, 2016

What is the added value of quality assurance in managing large and complex projects ?

May 4th, 2016|

From our consultant, Charles One may think that Quality Assurance (QA) and Quality Control (QC) are similar functions. It is not the case: QC is product-oriented and concerns defect identification. QA rather aims at checking if the product or service being developed will meet the established standards of quality (including reliability, usability and performance). To [...]

3 05, 2016

Contributing to the next Febelfin conference

May 3rd, 2016|

Capimvest's managing partner Pierre Mahieu will be making a contribution to an upcoming conference organised by Febelfin on Securities Financing Transactions (SFT) regulation.  With the positive vote of the European Parliament on the Commission's set of proposals to regulate SFTs so as to improve transparency and quality of information for investors, the market is bound to see [...]

20 04, 2016

Why taking care of the enterprise business architecture is paramount ?

April 20th, 2016|

Philippe, managing consultant in enterprise business architecture: Financial service providers face massive constraints from their intricate legacy processes and systems after years or sometimes decades of incremental enhancements and they need to factor in substantial uncertainties on the technology, regulatory and competitive fronts. They need to re-engineer their business architectures and internal processes, but strive to align [...]