March 01, 2019

March 2019 Update: Address Filter And Preclearance

Preclearance lists
You can now integrate preclearance data into illumis. Use the Preclearance tab to add and store contribution requests to the platform, helping keep your workflows streamlined and centralized, and easily share data across the team.

In the next few months, we’ll be adding additional functionality to automatically match pre-cleared contributions directly to records detected, letting you quickly and easily reconcile records in the platform.

Exclude contributor addresses and employers
Customers can now exclude false positives using address or employer information on the record. For example, if you’re monitoring a common name like Andrew Allen, and know the Andrew Allen in Westbury isn’t the person you want results for, you can set up a filter to remove results for addresses in that city. Here’s how:

Please Note: This post was updated in June 2020 to reflect our company’s new name: illumis


compliance updates
Pay-to-play regulations (and associated risk) doesn’t simply turn off during the off-election years.
compliance updates
Fact: political contributions are on the rise.
compliance updates
Political activism is at an all time high. And with it? The pay-to-play risk for financial firms who rely on government contracted work. As the number of state and local pay-to-play rules increase, so do the number of stipulations compounding the complexity for firms potentially already struggling with the risk of violation. Not only do firms have to worry about complying with commonly known federal regulations like the SEC and FINRA pay-to-play rules, but also additional, specific state or local rules.