About us

Who are we?

We provide unrivalled, impartial and deep research and analysis on all aspects of the risk technology space, supporting the world’s top decision makers with outstanding risk technology insight and advice.

  • Risk technology can be complex, and confusing. For most financial institutions, RiskTech is now a must-have, but deciding on the right systems can be a tough decision. Technology providers want to know how the market and technology landscape is changing, and how this affects their customers.

  • Chartis fills a critical gap, analyzing the systems, products, vendors, applications and trends in the global risk technology market. This analysis is published in our flagship industry reports, white papers and research articles. Alongside our extensive library of thought-leadership subscription reports, we also offer a range of services designed to help clients maximize their market impact.

  • Our insight comes from the combined analysis of our team of subject-matter experts – risk technology professionals with decades of experience in creating and developing risk solutions for a host of organizations in finance and elsewhere.

What do we offer?

Comprehensive research, analysis and insight

Our core research covers every aspect of the risk technology market, by risk type (including financial crime, cyber risk, operational risk and GRC, credit risk and market risk), sector (including buy-side, sell-side, insurance and front office), regulation (including MiFID II, CECL, IFRS 9 and GDPR), and technology (including Artificial Intelligence, Distributed Ledger Technology and open source software).

Genuine thought leadership

Every year we publish up to 20 new reports, each offering a unique perspective on an important area of risk technology. Recent reports have covered hedge fund risk technology, FRTB, Artificial Intelligence and data integrity and control systems. Our analysis of risk and financial crime is second to none.

Vendor rating and analysis

Our independent, industry-standard RiskTech and FinTech quadrant reports analyze technology vendors’ capabilities, using a well-established, robust methodology. Every year our flagship report, RiskTech100®, ranks the top 100 players in risk and compliance technology.

Strategic advice and bespoke research

We act as strategic advisors on all aspects of risk and compliance technology, including vendor selection and product implementation. We also offer a range of vendor services, including strategy days, speaking engagements, webinars and specially tailored research to explore specific areas of interest.

What distinguishes Chartis Research?



For more than a decade Chartis has prided itself on its impartial view of the market, undistracted by affiliation. We see the market as it is – not what someone pays us to see.



Alongside our dedicated subject-matter experts, we have a team of advisers and peer reviewers to check and validate our content, and to ensure we stay abreast of the very latest developments in risk and financial technology.



Our in-depth knowledge of risk technology markets and best practice, gained over years in the field, enables us to give our clients high-quality and cost-effective advice. Our comprehensive research methodology, tailored to the needs of the risk technology marketplace, provides unrivalled detail, depth and insight.

Become a client

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