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Press Releases

Date Project News
11 September 2017 GFCI 22 Published Today
24 August 2017 Press Release - Researchers Bring Atomic Clock Timestamp Precision to Stock Market Trading over Distributed Ledgers
19 July 2017 Responsibility Without Power? The Governance Of Mutual Distributed Ledgers
18 May 2017 Security And Sustainability In Defined Benefit Pension Schemes: A Response To The Department Of Work And Pensions Consultation
27 March 2017 GFCI 21 Published Today
01 January 1970 Chain Reaction: How Blockchain Technology Might Transform Wholesale Insurance
17 November 2016 The Missing Links In The Chains? Mutual Distributed Ledger (aka blockchain) Standards
01 November 2016 PwC Sponsors Z/Yen's InsurTech Academy
26 October 2016 Survey To Investigate The Potential Of Smart Contracts For Wholesale Insurance
26 September 2016 GFCI 20 Published Today
11 July 2016 The Quiet Insurer: Mobility of the 'Other' Financial Service
01 July 2016 Unchaining Public Services - Will Mutual Distributed Ledgers Power A Public Sector Revolution?
09 June 2016 PwC and Z/Yen to Explore What Blockchain Technology Means For Wholesale Insurance
10 May 2016 New academic research from the SWIFT Institute reviews the impact and potential for blockchain in securities settlement
14 April 2016 Alderney Blockchain Trial Delivers Timestamps At Almost Zero Cost
06 April 2016 GFCI 19 Published Today
22 March 2016 Clinical Trial Records Move To Blockchain
18 March 2016 Innovative Insurance Start-Up, SafeShare, Launches First Blockchain Insurance Solution for the Sharing Economy
04 March 2016 Awards for Deutsche Bank and Long Finance at the Sustainable City Awards
15 January 2016 Sponsored by the States of Alderney, Z/Yen Release MetroGnomo - An Open-Source Experimental Timestamping Service Based On Mutual Distributed Ledgers (aka blockchain technology)
23 September 2015 GFCI 18 Published Today
03 September 2015 New Long Finance report explores discount rates, their use and implications over time
28 July 2015 New Long Finance report finds that a public-private cyber-catastrophe reinsurance scheme would support UK cyber prosperity while adding clarity and certainty in the insurance market.
20 July 2015 GFCI 17.5 Interim Figures Published
26 March 2015 New Long Finance report explores financing instruments for sustainable infrastructure in cities
23 March 2015 GFCI 17 Published Today
09 February 2015 New Financial Centre Futures report explores regulatory jurisdictions for financial services
22 December 2014 GFCI 16.5 Interim Figures Published
18 December 2014 New Long Finance report explores how blockchain technology could revolutionise personal insurance
05 November 2014 Special Report on Maritime Financial Centres Published
30 October 2014 Two reports published by Long Finance and BSI identify how the Insurance and Investment industries can benefit from standards
22 September 2014 GFCI 16 Published Today
20 August 2014 Z/Yen Group Research cited in House of Parliament Briefing Paper on Alternative Currencies
24 June 2014 GFCI 15.5 Interim Figures Published
15 March 2014 GFCI 15 Published Today
11 December 2013 GFCI 14.5 Interim Figures Published
26 November 2013 Setting The Standard For A Safer, More Trusted Financial Services Sector
20 November 2013 Backing Market Forces: How to Make Voluntary Standards Markets Work for Financial Services
30 September 2013 GFCI 14 Published Today
25 March 2013 GFCI 13 Published Today
19 March 2013 CA Cheuvreux wins the Farsight Award 2013
11 January 2013 Long Finance Annual Review 2012 Published
30 July 2012 The Price of Fish Press Release
05 July 2012 Confidence Accounting - A Bold Proposal from Long Finance, ACCA and CISI
01 May 2012 Article on financial systems reform wins Highly Commended Award
08 December 2011 Backing Barter - Report Explores New Exchanges and New Monies
04 October 2011 Download Con Keating's State and Future of UK Pensions presentation
30 September 2011 The Price of Fish Press Release
28 September 2011 The State and Future of UK Occupational Pensions - PRESS RELEASE
26 September 2011 GFCI 10 Published - PRESS RELEASE
27 June 2011 Clustering in Wholesale Financial Services Press Release
13 June 2011 Clustering In Financial Services - publication available to read online
13 May 2011 Confidence Accounting Seminar - Download the Presentation Slide Set
08 April 2011 Watch The Videos Of the Long Finance-London Accord Spring Conference
01 April 2011 Peak Everything: Enough To Go Around?
30 March 2011 Breaking Silos at SIBOS
25 March 2011 Download The Complete Slide Set From The Long Finance-London Accord Spring Conference 2011
24 March 2011 Biodiversity report launched at the Long Finance-London Accord Spring Conference
04 February 2011 Bank Sarasin receives the Farsight Award 2010/11
15 December 2010 Shortlisted Organisations For The Farsight Award 2010/11 Announced!
30 November 2010 Long Finance Launches Con Keating's Report 'Don't Stop Thinking About Tomorrow: The Future Of Pensions'
16 November 2010 Whither Quantitative Imodium?
15 November 2010 Finance, Biodiversity And Managed Ecosystems: Where's The Data?
29 October 2010 Holding A Conversation With The Future at SIBOS
22 October 2010 Long Finance Inspires the Long Idea
12 October 2010 London Accord Autumn Conference 2010
20 September 2010 Finance And Foresty: Where's The Data? Round Table
02 March 2010 Long Finance Launches David Steven's Report 'Time To Stop Betting The House: Mortgages, Resilience And The Long Finance'
17 July 2009 The Road To Long Finance: A Systems View Of The Credit Scrunch. A CSFI Report By Michael Mainelli And Bob Giffords
10 September 2008 New Government-Industry Group Champions Professional Services
12 May 2008 UK, USA And Germany Lead The Way In Intellectual Property
23 September 2008 Credit Suisse's Dan Eggers Long-Term Investment Research Report Wins 2008 Farsight Award
01 August 2008 Z/Yen Announces Publication Of PEFC Governance Review
21 January 2008 Cheuvreux's Long-Term Investment Research Report Wins 2007 Farsight Award
06 February 2007 Z/Yen Group sells Z/Yen Limited to McLagan Partners, Inc
12 December 2007 The London Accord - Portfolio Investment Analysis Shows Importance of Forestry to Prevent Climate Change
29 January 2007 The City Debate 2007 - City Votes On Whether Green and Growth Don't Go
06 December 2006 High Operational Performance Continues to Win Business for Brokers as Investment Managers and Hedge Funds Focus on Straight Through Processing (STP)
22 September 2006 Citigroup's Long-Term Investment Research Report Wins 2006/7 Farsight Award
08 May 2006 "You Can't Predict Share Prices, But You Can Spot The Odd Ones" - Best Execution Compliance Automation
06 February 2006 Poor Operational Performance Loses Business For Asia Brokers But For Those Who Excel, Commissions Will Grow
04 January 2006 Increasing Use of OTC Derivatives and Process Automation by Investment Managers Puts Pressure on Brokers to Improve Service Levels
01 July 2006 Grant-Making Bodies Can Predict the Effectiveness of Grant-Making and Thus Get More Bang for Their Bucks
06 December 2005 Poor Operational Performance Continues to Lose Business for Brokers
23 November 2005 Michael Mainelli Appointed an Non-Executive Director of UKAS
07 November 2005 London and New York Emerge as Clear Leaders in New Ranking of Global Financial Centres
18 October 2005 Steep Drop in Processing Costs for OTC Derivatives
25 April 2005 Michael Mainelli Appointed as Gresham Professor of Commerce
07 February 2005 Investment Managers Increasingly Measure Brokers' Operational Performance to Support the "Broker Vote"
01 December 2004 Betting on the Future: Online Gambling Goes Mainstream Financial
20 October 2004 Z/Yen Seizes British Computer Society Award for PropheZy Prediction Engine
01 October 2004 Effective FX Operations Processing is Critical in retaining Client Business
29 September 2004 Smaller Banks Excel at Processing OTC Derivatives
01 July 2004 London Consultant to Move to Asia
01 January 2004 Merrill Lynch & CSFB Lead the Field in Operations Performance
01 December 2003 DTI Bestows Smart Award on Z/Yen for PropheZy Prediction Engine
01 November 2003 Z/Yen SpecialiZm publishes Expertise - Search and Deploy
01 November 2003 Cost per Trade Benchmarking - FX & Money Markets 2003
01 May 2003 Non-Audit Subsidy
01 May 2003 Interim Management Research
01 March 2003 Operational Performance of Brokers - UK 2002
01 January 2003 Equity Trading - Fails Analysis 2002
01 December 2002 Cost per Trade Benchmarking - Equity & Debt 2002
01 September 2002 Gridlock, Chaos or Productive Accounting
01 September 2002 Cost per Trade Benchmarking - FX and MM 2002
01 August 2002 Technology Breakfast
01 August 2002 The Search For Productive Accountability
01 July 2002 Accountants Should Learn from Actuaries
01 February 2002 CBC Set to be a Serial Killer On-line
01 January 2002 Z/Yen Acquires Aspect Division of Kaizo
01 January 2002 Voluntary Sector IT Benchmarking Survey
01 November 2001 Cost per Trade Benchmarking - Equity & Debt 2001
01 July 2001 Cost per Trade Benchmarking - Clearance & Settlement Fees 2001
01 July 2001 Cost per Trade Benchmarking - FX & Money Markets 2001
01 February 2001 Cost per Trade Benchmarking - Equity and Debt 2000
01 January 2001 Z/Yen and Zaroo Announce Deal
01 November 2000 Internet Games Fail to Score
01 October 2000 Internet Based Financial And Investment Games
01 April 2000 Z/Yen Suits You
03 March 2000 Z/Yen and Milet Publishing Unite
03 February 2000 City Fun and Games at Z/Yen
01 October 1998 Heavy-Hitting Healthy Home-Worker Hired
01 September 1998 Survey Puts Imposter in the Running
01 February 1998 About Z/Yen
01 February 1998 From Strategy to Reality
01 February 1998 The Way Forward
01 January 1998 Outsourcing's Catch 22
05 December 1997 Z/Yen Assesses Beef-On-The-Bone Risks With Other Risks: Suggest Ban Christmas
12 February 1997 Z/Yen Wins IT Strategy
01 December 1996 Z/Yen Takes up More Surfing
25 June 1996 Virtual Reality in Wonderland
25 June 1996 Z/Yen Wins F£C
17 June 1996 Z/Yen in Scotia's Darling Seat
30 April 1996 Charities And The Internet
20 March 1996 Smith Joins Z/Yen
13 March 1996 Z/Yen Fertilise New Ideas
16 February 1996 Z/Yen Assists BG Through Change
18 January 1996 Michael Mainelli Gets Elected
14 December 1995 Beesty Boy Joins Z/Yen
30 November 1995 Smart Move For Parker
05 October 1995 Z/Yen Moves Up
05 July 1995 Z/Yen Wins IT Contract
19 June 1995 Z/Yen Wins Strategic Review with BSS
07 June 1995 Z/Yen Wins Business Review at 3D
14 April 1995 Michael Mainelli Joins Z/Yen
01 April 1995 Z/Yen Shows the Way Forward