A Crazy 2018 for 8of9!

Star Wars Party PeopleThanks to everyone who came to our Star Wars opening night screening at the Regal Theater. We were thrilled to have so many 8of9 family members in attendance (and if you’ve been a friend and supporter of 8of9- we consider you family).…

Spotlight on the Agency: OCC & Regulations on the Horizon

Spotlight on the Agency: OCC & Regulations on the Horizon The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (“OCC”) is an independent bureau of the U.S. Department of the Treasury[1] that charters, regulates, and supervises: All National BanksAll Federal Savings AssociationsFederal Branches and…

Volcker Rule: A One Year Reprieve For Certain Foreign Banks & Investment Funds

The U.S. agencies responsible for enforcing the Volcker Rule issued  A ONE YEAR REPRIEVE FOR CERTAIN FOREIGN BANKS & INVESTMENT FUNDS,  via a joint statement on July 21, 2017. What does this mean for the year? This year is a grace period allowing agencies time to amend Volcker. Foreign…

GDPR: Key Changes to Know

The Global Data Protection Regulation is set to shake up the way that companies process the personal data of EU citizens. GDPR will officially apply to all member states and companies (referred to as “data processors” or “data controllers”) processing EU citizen data on May 25, 2018. The change…

PSD2 and its Impact on Banking, FinTech and Consumers

The European Union’s introduction of the Payment Services Directive 2 (PSD2) sparked much discussion in the financial services industry. The infographic below explains[1] the directive and its effect on the industry and consumers[2]. [1] Timeline and Major Changes:…

Blockchain as a Regulatory Solution: QFC Recordkeeping

The financial services industry has opened itself to technology as a solution.  FinTech, and now RegTech, dominate the conversation in what will shape the industry in years to come.  One of the most promising tools for those working at the intersection of finance and tech is blockchain. In this…

Trump, the Volcker Rule, and Glass-Steagall

With Republican victory in 2016, and the Trump transition teams’ vow to “dismantle” Dodd-Frank, one regulatory provision that is in Republican crosshairs is the Volcker Rule.  However, targeting the Volcker Rule does not square with the Republican campaign promise to create a new Glass-Steagall.…

QFC Recordkeeping: Like a Box of Chocolates

Download [5.93 MB] This October, the Financial Stability Oversight Council created a new recordkeeping and reporting rule for qualified financial contracts ("QFCs").  This deck will explain what a QFC is, who is subject to the rule, and how to best prepare for compliance with the rule. 8of9 is a…

Net Stable Funding Ratio: Fad Diets

Download [2.63 MB] Basel III introduced the Net Stable Funding Ratio ("NSFR") to the financial market.  The regulation is a complicated formula, that aims to have banks fund their long-term assets through long-term sources, rather than risky short-term funding. 8of9 is a next generation RegTech…

Predicting Trump’s Regulatory Changes

Nearly a decade after the 2008 financial crisis, Donald Trump and the Republican Congress will likely make substantial changes to financial services regulatory policy. There’s no question that regulatory policy will shift but how will this affect current and future financial regulations? 8of9’s…

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YEARS

Through 7 years of helping clients solve the toughest regulatory puzzles, 8of9 has amassed a considerable body of knowledge in regulatory matters.

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NERDS

8of9 is a nerd farm – so we’re always learning and reading complex information then making it simple!

7


YEARS

Through 7 years of helping clients solve the toughest regulatory puzzles, 8of9 has amassed a considerable body of knowledge in regulatory matters.

25


NERDS

8of9 is a nerd farm – so we’re always learning and reading complex information then making it simple!

“Here’s to crazy ones, the misfits, the rebels, the troublemakers, the round pegs in the square holes… the ones who see things differently. They’re not fond of rules… You can quote them, disagree with them, glorify or vilify them, but the only thing you can’t do is ignore them because they change things… they push the human race forward, and while some may see them as crazy ones, we see genius, because  the ones who are crazy enough to think that they can change the world, are the ones who do”.

Steve Jobs

REG MAPS

RegMaps are infographic learning tools created for the user to comprehend and simplify complex regulations.

REG MAPS

RegMaps are infographic learning tools created for the user to comprehend and simplify complex regulations.

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