Blogs

Celebrating Women's Achievements

Celebrating Women's Achievements

We asked some of our inspiring leaders to share their stories, talk about their experiences, and what they’ve learnt along the way.

Why aren’t we in Gartner Magic Quadrants?

Why aren’t we in Gartner Magic Quadrants?

“Why aren’t you in the Gartner Magic Quadrant (MQ)?” A question we hear on occasion from clients and prospects. The answer is actually very simple. We are explicitly excluded by Gartner. Why? We haven’t fallen out with them. It’s just simply because they view us as specialists. And for our clients in banking and financial services, that is a good thing.

Our Tax Clients and Tax Community Are Our Best Sources of Intel

Our Tax Clients and Tax Community Are Our Best Sources of Intel

For more than a decade, Xceptor has been fortunate to sit at the heart of an engaged and active tax community. On one side our clients include 5 of the top 10 Global Custodians and on the other we have partnered with Clearstream to redefine the service for withholding tax processing for financial intermediaries.

Reconciliations: Build the business case for change

Reconciliations: Build the business case for change

Reconciliations is a mature function, long accepting of its place as a costly, yet necessary part of the trade lifecycle. Fortunately, there is appetite for change in the recs world and a strong business case can be made.

Is reconciliation the problem or is it data control?

Is reconciliation the problem or is it data control?

With margins tight, client expectations high and regulators circling once more, should you continue to consider recs across internal systems, external systems and everywhere else as a normal, reasonable, cost of doing business?

Bridging the gap

Bridging the gap

Xceptor CTO Dan Reid delves into the common ground between data engineers and business analysts.

Put your data first

Put your data first

Andrew Kouloumbrides shares why trusted data is essential to making better decisions.