Governor Software and Waymark Tech Announce Global Financial Regulatory Content Agreement.
- Governor Software’s regulatory compliance solution Governor Reg to utilise Waymark Tech Global Regulatory Content, enabling it to support Financial Institutions to meet Regulatory Compliance demands globally.
LONDON, February 11, 2020
Governor Software Ltd, an innovative governance and oversight solution provider, today announced it has become a global reseller of Waymark Tech’s, global financial regulatory content, including current regulations, regulatory news and regulatory change. This agreement launches Governor Software’s Governor Reg, regulatory compliance solution onto the world stage, as Governor Reg can now support compliance teams across all financial regulations worldwide.
Richard Pike, CEO and Founder of Governor Software stated: “This global agreement with Waymark Tech is a big step forward for Governor Software and Governor Reg. Since April 2019, Governor Reg: FCA, a live version of the FCA Handbook, has been available to support UK compliance teams map, track and report regulatory compliance. This agreement with Waymark Tech provides the regulatory content required to allow regulated financial institutions from all over the world map, track and report regulatory compliance as well as receive Regulatory Change updates and Regulator News on the day they take place. Governor Reg was initially developed in conjunction with the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) in the UK, utilising Governor Software’s unique visualisation technology to provide FCA-authorised firms with a unique version of the FCA Handbook, allowing them benefits from improved search functions, increased visualisation of regulations and the ability to download specific modules, to being able to view changes by date using the history feature.”.
Richard Pike further stated, “The decision to work with Waymark Tech follows a full review of a number Regulatory Content providers. The technology that Waymark Tech, winner of Best NLP Regtech Firm 2019 in Wealth & Finance International’s 2019 Artificial Intelligence Awards and a RegTech 100 firm uses, is by far the best fit for Governor Software. Waymark Tech’s use of artificial intelligence to automate the extraction of regulatory requirements integrated seamlessly with Governor Reg and passed Governor Software technology stress tests.
Mark Holmes, CEO, Waymark Tech, said, “We are very pleased that Governor Software has selected Waymark Tech to provide the Global Regulatory Content for Governor Reg, as it is extended to the global market. There is a great deal of synergy in the pairing of our technology and a lot of power in what we can jointly offer regulated financial firms worldwide to enable them to take full control of their compliance.”
About Governor Software
With offices in Dublin, London and New York, Governor Software Ltd supports senior risk and compliance executives at financial institutions maintain governance and oversight through clear visualisation of their regulatory obligations and risk appetite.
Founded in 2015 by CEO Richard Pike, the Governor Software team have first-hand experience of the production and oversight of governance information within financial institutions. Empowered with this unique knowledge, Governor Software have taken a fresh approach to addressing these challenges; using visualisation technology to efficiently tackle the issues associated with governance and oversight in their entirety.
Governor Software believe the opportunity for compliance and risk professionals to make governance and oversight a more robust and effective process is significant.
For more information visit: www.governorsoftware.com
About Waymark Tech
Founded in 2016, Waymark Tech is a UK based regtech and suptech firm that
believes in empowering their public and private sector subscribers to discover and synthesise the regulatory information that matters through the combination of passionate experts and innovative technology. For more information visit: www.waymark.tech