UnaVista expands Partner Programme with the launch of a new pillar for consulting firms.
UnaVista's Consulting Partners
London Stock Exchange Group recognises that technology is only part of solving business challenges. Clients require a mix of business expertise and advice to create the very best overall solutions to enable competitive advantage and to reduce risks and costs. By using one of our consulting partners you will find experienced professionals who are passionate about solving issues from technology, regulatory and operational risk.
If you are interested in using one of our consulting partners or to register to become a UnaVista consulting partner, please contact our Partnership team at PartnerWithUnaVista@lseg.com.
BCS Consulting is a leading UK provider of management consultancy to the financial services industry, specifically Retail and Corporate Banking, Capital Markets, Insurance and Asset and Wealth Management. Specialising in Risk, Regulatory and Finance change as well as in Operations and Technology transformation, we help to maximise our clients’ potential in today’s technology-driven financial landscape.
Helping our clients meet the evolving challenges of trade and transaction reporting, for EMIR, MiFID II and now SFTR, is a key focus. Our services include programme delivery, impact assessment, business and functional requirements definition, regulation traceability, solution design, data analysis, test planning and management, and operating model design and implementation.
We are an employee-owned management consultancy committed to delivering excellence in everything we do. It’s a unique position to be in and one that inspires us all to work to the highest standards because our business depends on it. https://www.bcsconsulting.com
Bovill is a specialist financial services regulatory consultancy, established in 1999 and headquartered in London. We also have offices in Singapore, Hong Kong and Chicago. Our sole activity is the provision of high-quality, technically-focused advice and consultancy services on all aspects of financial services regulation. We aim to develop effective solutions to the complex problems of our clients, and do not offer commoditised advice or services. Bovill has experts spanning all aspects of financial regulation in the UK, EU, Asia and the Americas. https://www.bovill.com/
Our award-winning services help firms that are regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority or the Prudential Regulation Authority to become authorised, manage their ongoing compliance and regulatory obligations and empower their staff with focused compliance training.
What makes us stand out is the skill and expertise of our team, which includes ex-regulators, industry practitioners and subject matter experts. Through the breadth and depth of their collective expertise and experience we offer an outstanding service, interpreting the regulations, providing practical, usable advice and solutions that work for your business and the regulator - and ensuring that compliance makes a positive contribution to your business. https://www.compliancy-services.co.uk/
Consolo - In the constantly evolving landscape of securities finance it is important to partner with people you can trust and rely on to ensure you reach your goals. Whether it is entering the market for the first time or assessing and developing your existing model, Consolo can provide extensive and independent industry knowledge and expertise to help ensure your objectives are met and delivered. Whether it is updating or developing legacy systems, optimising your business model or dealing with regulatory change, Consolo is the partner of choice in Securities Finance to deliver the results you need, your way.
More information: https://www.consololtd.co.uk
d-fine is a leading European consultancy in the area of capital markets, risk management and finance. With over 800 highly trained specialists, we assist our clients with strategy, process and technology consulting. In the field of capital markets, we have a successful track record serving the industry with our expertise which includes, but is not limited to, the initiation and development of appropriate trading and operations infrastructure in parallel to the establishment of robust risk management processes. Through our proficiency in regulation, business and technology, our clients receive support in the adaptation of their existing systems and processes to comply with changing market conditions and regulatory requirements, particularly MiFID II/MiFIR, EMIR and SFTR. https://www.d-fine.com/
Duff & Phelps is the global advisor that protects, restores and maximises value for clients. Backed by our deep regulatory and technical experience, our global Compliance and Regulatory Consulting team advises sell-side, buy-side and other market infrastructure firms on a range of trade and transaction reporting issues including European directives MiFID II and EMIR. Our reporting specialists provide a full suite of services to practically assist clients overcome challenges, such as reviews and implementation of arrangements, remediation projects, comprehensive advisory support and role secondments. For more information go to www.duffandphelps.co.uk
Excelian, a Luxoft brand, is a global consulting and software engineering specialist for the financial services industry. We have nearly 20 years’ experience in the domain – driving innovation across numerous sectors, including capital markets, investment banking, wealth management, asset management, treasury, and commodities trading.
Luxoft, a DXC Technology company (NYSE: DXC), is a digital strategy and software engineering firm, providing bespoke technology solutions that drive business change for customers globally. For more information: https://excelian.luxoft.com/
FINXIS is a boutique consulting firm providing management consulting, research, analytics and product development expertise to banks, Fintech companies and financial services firms. FINXIS practice areas include regulatory reporting, investment analytics and CRM solutions. FINXIS partners with service providers and a network of industry experts in capital markets, cloud services, artificial intelligence and digital transformation to deliver solutions that enable businesses to succeed through advanced technology solutions. For more information: www.finxissolutions.com
GD Financial Markets provides practical business consultancy with a specialism in regulation, risk management and control frameworks; transaction reporting operating models and risk assessments; managed services such as GDPR risk assessment and management; and contract c-suite manpower.
We work synergistically with our clients to ensure measurable results and are happy to share delivery risk with clients, thereby practically demonstrating our commitment to a successful outcome. http://www.gordondadds.com/
As a leading management and technology consultancy, GreySpark Partners provides the expert advice necessary to deliver change to investment banks, hedge funds and asset management firms. By engaging directly with clients’ trading, risk, operations and technology departments, GreySpark manages business and project lifecycles, from inception to completion. Our consultants leverage their vast experience and up-to-date business intelligence to help clients across the globe identify the correct solutions for change and optimize their lines of business.
GreySpark knows that a deep understanding of the functioning of the capital markets and the technology that underpins them is necessary for success. Our FinTech and Capital Markets Intelligence Practices provide the analysis and insight necessary to help industry leaders understand micro- and macro-level industry changes and develop successful, responsive strategies and solutions. https://greyspark.com/
JDX is a global consulting firm specialising in financial services. We provide our clients with an integrated, full-service consulting offering, across operations processing and remediation through to business and technology strategy. JDX was formed to create a consulting firm inspired by entrepreneurship and a unique culture. Since its inception in 2012, JDX has expanded its vision to become an industry leader in helping clients solve challenges and explore opportunities with energy, enthusiasm, integrity and knowledge. With offices in Europe, North America and Asia, JDX’s international footprint makes us well positioned to support our clients across multiple geographic locations. http://jdxconsulting.com/
Leading Point FM is an insights, design and execution partner to financial markets helping them maximise business value on complex change initiatives. LPFM specialises in helping organisations build capabilities and deploy solutions to organise their critical business data, enables firms to meet their compliance requirements (such as SFTR, MiFID II, SM&CR, KYC, AML, PSD2, GDPR, FRTB) much more efficiently with their unique mix of reg-data, business and RegTech partnerships, through delivery of new operating models to drastically improve business viability. LPFM Op models have helped several global financial institutions level-up their capabilities and transform Client Lifecycle Management, Sales & Coverage, Compliance, Data, Ops, Risk, Finance and MI & Analytics functions.
LPFM practitioners have typically 15+ years of quality domain and change expertise and leverage a unique set of domain assets, accelerators and proprietary solution frameworks called Leading FORM™ which help problem-solve for a range of business priorities such as revenue enhancement, efficiency, risk reduction, customer centricity and data assets. https://leadingpointfm.com/
The LPA Group is one of the world’s leading developers and consultants for technology-based financial market solutions for banks, asset managers, insurance companies and fund providers. LPA are a trusted partner configuring software and consultancy solutions tailored to specific needs, covering the whole financial markets value chain helping clients to; digitize and automate manual work flows, making them scalable and compliant.
The LPA difference is in combining expertise in software and consulting with a knowledge of financial markets and a passion for helping clients do better. At its headquarters in Frankfurt and at ten other international locations including Tel Aviv, London, Zürich, New York, Paris, Barcelona and Singapore, almost 400 technology and financial market experts are now working for a portfolio of international clients. https://www.l-p-a.com/
MAP S.Platis is the leading financial services consulting Group in Cyprus and the region, whose clients include regulators, banks, funds and fund managers, investment firms, insurance companies and payment and electronic money institutions. Our expert team consisting of over 100 multidisciplinary consultants provides unique and tailored solutions in licensing, regulatory compliance, risk management, internal audit, human resources, banking, trade reporting and executive training to financial institutions in Cyprus and the EU. Our know-how and expertise in financial and regulatory matters is deep and extended, with capabilities of supporting clients effectively and efficiently. With regard to transaction reporting, we have been successfully consulting clients for over a decade on regulatory areas such as EMIR, MiFID, MIFID-II/MIFIR, FATCA, CRS, SFTR and REMIT. Our expertise on transaction reporting includes, inter alia, identifying reporting obligations, timing of reporting, analysing reporting scenarios, reporting fields guidance, quality of data reviews and guidance on methods of reporting.
Mazars is an international, integrated and independent organisation specialising in audit, tax, accountancy and advisory services. With 23,000 professionals working across 89 countries, we offer a seamless service to our global clients. Our UK presence includes 17 offices and over 1,750 employees. We are ranked as one of the Top 10 accounting firms nationally and work with major international groups, entrepreneurial and small businesses, private investors and public bodies at every stage of their development.
Mazars has a 100-year history working with the financial services industry in the UK and a wealth of experience and expertise resides in our team of 250 specialists in the sector. Our diverse range of clients come from across the banking, insurance and asset management sectors. We offer a partner-led and personal service, combining high quality standards and in-depth financial services expertise, across a range of services. For information and insights please visit www.mazars.co.uk/financialservices
MLS Partners is a boutique commodities specialist advisory firm focussing on regulatory compliance and risk management with a global offering. We support clients by providing a range of industry subject matter experts, available whenever you need them. Each of our experts has worked extensively within the commodities and compliance industry, often spanning senior roles as compliance heads, regulatory advisors, risk managers, or technical specialists. Our expertise in physical and financial commodities spans all markets including oil and product, energy and renewables, agricultural, base and precious metals, and dry bulk and freight.
We provide our clients with a ‘virtual’ team of industry specialists, scalable based on need, and always available on demand. By supplementing local teams with expert guidance, and only utilising our specialists when needed, the cost is dramatically less than recruiting full-time subject matter experts in-house. More information: https://www.mls-partners.com
Established in 2000, Périclès is an International consultancy firm with offices in London, Paris, Geneva, Luxembourg and Hong Kong. Well positioned to support clients in the post-Brexit world, we deliver Advisory services to Banks, Fund Managers, Insurance Companies and Market Infrastructure providers. We work extensively with both buy-side and sell-side institutions as well as Regulators.
Key service offerings include –
- Regulatory and Market reporting compliance (MiFID II, EMIR Refit, SFTR and CSDR SDR)
- Operational Resilience conformance and implementation of Operational Risk Management Frameworks
- Business optimisation and process re-engineering to drive cost and efficiency gains
For more information visit https://www.pericles-group.com
Riskcare is a fintech engineering firm with deep experience implementing compliance workflows and regulator reporting, ensuring strong data ownership and lineage within organisations, assisting with upstream / front office origination, and with the supporting process and technology implementation. www.riskcare.com
Thistle Initiatives is an award-winning compliance consultancy, providing expert advice across the financial services sector. Our expertise is split into specialist practice areas covering Investments, Payment Services, Credit and Financial Crime. Our clients range from niche start-ups to long established global market leaders. We handle everything from helping start-ups seeking direct authorisation and firms transitioning from AR to directly authorised status, to advising on capital adequacy, regulated accounting (including CASS) and regulatory issues.
Our experienced Investments team combine their wide range of knowledge and skills to provide effective regulatory support to businesses operating across the investment space. We provide bespoke compliance support services to a variety of businesses, across a broad range of regulatory frameworks and legislation, including MiFID II, EMIR and MiFIR. For more information visit www.thistleinitiatives.co.uk
Varrlyn - We turn impossible questions in possible solutions. At Varrlyn we believe that if it is possible, it will be done. If it is not possible, Varrlyn will look for ways to do it anyway. Turning impossible questions into possible solutions, that is what makes us different. We have extensive experience in IT system implementations and application support for different financial services applications. Varrlyn has a proven track record: we have worked for financial institutions in Amsterdam, Brussels, London, Paris, New York, Frankfurt and Sydney.
We will help you improve your cost efficiency, simplify your application architecture, optimize the time to market, increase straight through processing and comply with financial regulations. In short: You do the deal, we'll do the project!
More information: https://varrlyn.com/