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Headquartered in New York City, Monticello Consulting Group offers a combination of expertise and proven methodology to drive meaningful bottom-line results for your strategic initiatives. Recognizing that there is no single approach to address the complex issues facing business leaders today, Monticello Consulting will partner with your team to implement solutions that are optimal for your business and to your stakeholders. While working together, we will formulate an engagement which considers your organization’s culture and available resources. This approach, combined with our delivery model of assembling a high-impact project team, will yield unparalleled success for your organization and is what differentiates Monticello Consulting Group from other advisory firms in the marketplace.
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One of the largest areas of regulatory growth since the financial crisis has been in the area of Non-Financial Regulatory Reporting (NFRR). Three key challenges for firms going forward will be: coordinating NFRR efforts across the firm, establishing robust data governance, and managing reporting requirements that vary across time and jurisdictions.
Records retention strategies for Wall Street broker-dealers are being challenged by existing and new regulations that require an increasingly large amount of complex transactional data to be stored for longer periods. Helping to meet this challenge are new technologies that can reduce the total cost of ownership while meeting the requirements of the law.
Global financial services firms face an increasingly complex business and regulatory environment and are constantly in search of ways to streamline operations and reduce costs. Recently, robotics process automation (RPA) has emerged as a viable technology platform that will provide companies with an alternative to labor arbitrage to realize significant cost reductions in the automation of once manual processes.
Within the financial services and technology industry, it is hard to go a single day without hearing, speaking, or reading about blockchain and cryptocurrency technology. While it is easy to dismiss this technology as a passing fad given its meteoric rise, it is prudent to understand what it enables and how it can be applied within the financial services industry.
Away from the regulatory spotlight, a revolution has been under way: Financial technology (‘FinTech’) firms, with a fresh outlook and a customer-centric approach, are breathing new life into the financial services industry.
Projections have shown that in September 2020, the number of OTC market participants subject to the stringent initial margin (IM) regulatory requirements will explode from a few dozen to thousands of entities. The significant increase in covered entities will be caused by the average aggregate notional threshold being lowered from $750 billion in 2019 to $8 billion in 2020. Compared to the March 2017 variation margin (VM) requirements industry-wide adoption, complying to IM rules after this change will be much more complex.