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Verified Entity Data as a Service (VEDaaS)

An overview of Verified Entity Data as a Service (VEDaaS) 

The Managed Data Service (MDS) consists of a defined list of Legal Entity Reference Data attributes. We source from the public domain, combined to build out an MDS Entity Record. Data is managed and maintained within a central VEDaaS database, which comprises the cumulative legal entities of interest of our clients. Map data to client-unique entity identifiers, facilitating their consumption and downstream processing of content.

Key facts 

  • Data format
  • Delivery mechanism
    Web Service
  • Publishing frequency

Features & Benefits

What you get with Verified Entity Data as a Service (VEDaaS) 

  • Clients can search for legal entities from within the VEDaaS database of over 4 million entities.
  • Challenge the content and/or request that the content be researched or refreshed.
  • Our legal entity data refreshes at least once within every 12-month cycle, thus ensuring high quality and accuracy.
  • Clients may subscribe to legal entities, managed on their behalf.
  • Data is delivered either in flat files, or via API, to facilitate near-time integration into client workflows.
  • Enhance MDS content via subscription to regulatory reporting modules, including EMIR, FATCA, Dodd-Frank, FCA Transaction Reporting, AnaCredit, and Qualified Financial Contracts.

How it works

 Accessing the dataset

This dataset can be used by the following products. Talk to us to learn more about different packages and offerings.

Refinitiv Verified Entity Data as a Service (VEDaaS) - Managed Data Service (MDS)

MDS is a Legal Entity Reference Data service, used by clients to ensure accurate and high quality comprehensive (global) legal entity data. Used enterprise-wide operations: Client on-boarding, Entity Master, Risk Management, Compliance, Tax and Regulatory Reporting departments, in both Buy and Sell-side firms.
Data Formats:
Delivery Mechanisms:
Web Service
Publishing Frequencies:

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