AQMetrics utilises Bloomberg data for fund risk management

Risk1AQMetrics, a FinTech company, has signed a deal with Bloomberg to enhance data used in its risk management offering for funds. AQMetrics cloud-based regulatory risk and compliance software will use Bloomberg' reference data alongside data provided by other third-party data sources for its offering, which covers Ucits funds and funds regulated under the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive. The deal falls within Bloomberg's Enterprise Solutions Partner Programme, which involves over a hundred FinTech firms that provide services to the institutional market place. Increasingly, firms in the burgeoning FinTech sector are entering into partnerships to provide solutions to customers. ©2015 funds europe

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