Thomas Murray, a leading provider of market information, technology and third-party risk solutions, is delighted to announce a strategic alliance with ME Business Solutions (MEBS), a Luxembourg-based advisory firm specialising in regulatory and governance solutions to the Funds industry.
“This new strategic alliance with MEBS is a logical extension of Thomas Murray’s existing support to major global asset owners by providing holistic solutions that should enable Fund Management companies to fulfil their regulatory obligations and manage risk exposure to markets and third parties,” said Simon Thomas, Executive Chairman of Thomas Murray.
“MEBS provides first class Governance, Advisory and Compliance expertise to its clients through a transparent and reliable business model, underpinned by being regulated by the CSSF since 2013. I am confident that MEBS will provide the perfect complement to Thomas Murray’s solutions as we continue to build our Regulatory Solutions business into the Fund management industry.”
The alliance will scale-up Thomas Murray’s existing presence in Luxembourg, a key European fund centre, and will focus on making Thomas Murray’s technology, post trade risk products and compliance solutions available to Fund Management companies and other financial institutions, that require efficient solutions to their regulatory challenge of monitoring third parties.
“The team and I are delighted to introduce this strategic alliance with Thomas Murray boosting the mutual vision of both parties - to further promote the importance of top notch corporate governance. This strategic alliance will allow both Thomas Murray and MEBS to leverage their current abilities. It will allow Investment Fund Managers and Fund boards in Luxembourg to mitigate better and monitor more effectively compliance with regulations applicable to them,” said Eric Chinchon, Chairman of MEBS.
Thomas Murray was founded in 1994 and is now a leading provider of market intelligence, third-party risk monitoring, compliance and technology solutions to the financial services industry. Its Regulatory Solutions business is a globally ranked RegTech disrupter that is providing third party monitoring software and compliance solutions to the European funds ecosystem. Based in London with operational hubs in Toronto, Bogota, Hong Kong and Melbourne, Thomas Murray is a critical service provider to many of the world’s largest financial institutions.
MEBS Luxembourg is an independent, Luxembourg-based advisory firm, founded in 2008, which provides independent professional governance solutions to regulated (management companies, AIFMs, UCITS, AIFs and others) and unregulated structures. MEBS specialises in providing tailored solutions that encompass non-executive directorship, conducting officers, risk management, compliance and other supporting services, such as domiciliation, accounting, and liquidation services.
To discuss how Thomas Murray Fund Solutions can assist your third-party monitoring and compliance, please contact:
Eric Chinchon, Founding Partner Simon Thomas, Executive Chairman
+352 263 845 211 +44 (0) 20 8600 2300
Michael Lange, Founding Partner David Dickinson, Director
+352 263 845 212 +44 (0) 20 8600 2310
Emmanuel Bégat, Partner
+352 263 845 221