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5 Red Hot Summer Market Predictions
Dr. John Bates, CTO, Intelligent Business Operations & Big Data, Software AGCommentary
With the summer starting to heat up, here are five things we will see in the financial markets in the second half of 2014.
By Dr. John Bates CTO, Intelligent Business Operations & Big Data, Software AG,
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SEC Eyes Cyber-Security Planning
Ivy Schmerken, Editor at LargeNews
In addition to regular audits, the SEC will start to scrutinize the cyber-security preparedness of market participants.
By Ivy Schmerken Editor at Large,
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Corvil Launches Streaming Analytics Platform to Mitigate IT Risk in Electronic Trading
Ivy Schmerken, Editor at LargeNews
To detect risks in electronic trading, Corvil is moving beyond latency management to help banks and exchanges run real-time analytics on petabytes of data that can be migrated to big-data systems.
By Ivy Schmerken Editor at Large,
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So Much Data, So Little Time
Becca Lipman, Senior EditorCommentary
How fast does data need to be used in order to be beneficial?
By Becca Lipman Senior Editor,
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Understanding the Value of Big Data
Basil Qunibi, Founder & CEO, NovusCommentary
Winning investors are embracing new technologies to make better allocation decisions.
By Basil Qunibi Founder & CEO, Novus,
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Why Is the Investor's Personal Rate of Return Missing on Financial Statements?
Ivy Schmerken, Editor at LargeNews
Only 25% of statements across the annuity, mutual fund, and brokerage sectors include a "personal rate of return," Dalbar's annual survey says.
By Ivy Schmerken Editor at Large,
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Investment Bank Prager Takes New Approach to CRM
Becca Lipman, Senior EditorNews
Prager & Co. is one of a growing number of financial service firms turning to customer relationship management (CRM) technology to improve customer success.
By Becca Lipman Senior Editor,
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Hedge Fund Readiness for AIFMD Is Lacking as Deadline Approaches
Ivy Schmerken, Editor at LargeNews
With the July 22 deadline looming, hedge funds are unprepared to meet the AIFMD data reporting requirements, and they worry about compliance costs, two studies say.
By Ivy Schmerken Editor at Large,
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Tech Titans: Midyear Report Card
Mike Feibus,
Amazon, Google, and other major tech players went on a shopping spree in the first half of 2014. Here's a look at who won, who lost, and why -- along with a peek ahead.
By Mike Feibus ,
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Compliance Training Goes From Mindless to Competitive With Game Mechanics
Becca Lipman, Senior EditorNews
True Office is helping big banks gamify compliance training for better engagement and understanding.
By Becca Lipman Senior Editor,
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Catch Me if You Can: Risk Hidden in Plain Sight
Mitchel Kraskin, Co-founder and CEO, Compliance ScienceCommentary
The digital revolution hasn't yet reached all four corners of the enterprise. Paper-based data and manual workflows are hotspots for risk and are ripe for modernization.
By Mitchel Kraskin Co-founder and CEO, Compliance Science,
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The Ripening Case for Managed Services in Risk Management
John Avery, Head of Managed Services Solutions, SunGardCommentary
Risk management will not escape the trend towards managed service solutions. Managers must prepare to take advantage of the emerging technologies and vendor relationships.
By John Avery Head of Managed Services Solutions, SunGard,
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Are You Ready for the Mobile Enterprise?
Becca Lipman, Senior EditorNews
In addition to supporting external customers, banks need to support their own increasingly mobile employee base.
By Becca Lipman Senior Editor,
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Vigilante Justice on the Digital Frontier
Christopher Camejo, Director of Assessment Services, NTT Com SecurityCommentary
In the face of slow government action, Wild West-style justice has moved to the digital realm, and private organizations risk being caught in the crossfire.
By Christopher Camejo Director of Assessment Services, NTT Com Security,
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Security Beyond the Firewall
Greg MacSweeney, Editorial DirectorCommentary
With more and more mobile devices in use each day, the traditional corporate firewall's limits have been exposed.
By Greg MacSweeney Editorial Director,
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Compliance Technology: The Art of Playing Your Part
Simon Richards, CEO, Fonetic USACommentary
Though the Dodd-Frank Act is four years old, only 52% of the rules have been completed, and less than one-third of financial firms feel they are prepared to meet the upcoming compliance challenges.
By Simon Richards CEO, Fonetic USA,
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The Frontline Value of ERP security
Juan Perez-Etchegoyen, CTO, OnapsisCommentary
The critical nature of the business process systems means that when it comes to safeguarding, ERP often merits a bit more care.
By Juan Perez-Etchegoyen CTO, Onapsis,
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Regulation Is 'New Normal,' Industry Shifts Focus Back to Growth
Becca Lipman, Senior EditorCommentary
Linedata surveys suggest the financial industry's future challenges are less focused on regulation and more on improving client relationship and developing products.
By Becca Lipman Senior Editor,
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Wells Fargo CDO Charles Thomas Is A Data Diplomat
Bryan Yurcan, Associate Editor, Bank Systems and TechnologyNews
Thomas took over as chief data officer for Wells Fargo in March, after serving in the same capacity at USAA.
By Bryan Yurcan Associate Editor, Bank Systems and Technology,
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Moving Beyond Buy-Side Cloud Computing Myths
Kevin McPartland, Principal, Market Structure and Technology, Greenwich AssociatesCommentary
Security and compliance are certainly concerns for buy-side firms looking to use the cloud, but it shouldn't hold everyone back from cloud-based technology.
By Kevin McPartland Principal, Market Structure and Technology, Greenwich Associates,
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