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RDA Is Wake-Up Call for Data Managers
Greg MacSweeney, Editorial DirectorVideo
Banks need to improve data sharing and risk management to meet RDA standards.
By Greg MacSweeney Editorial Director,
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Managing Social Media Risk Strategy: Technology Can Only Go So Far
Becca Lipman, Senior EditorCommentary
Advanced analytical technologies are an important part of a social media risk management strategy, an Accenture report says, but the technology must be balanced with training and procedures.
By Becca Lipman Senior Editor,
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Hedge Funds Gain Access to Data on Prime Services, Swaps & Funding Costs
Ivy Schmerken, Editor at LargeNews
S3 will distribute counterparty analytics through Portware to help hedge funds and asset managers understand the costs of prime services, swaps, and custody services.
By Ivy Schmerken Editor at Large,
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Only 23% of Buy Side Can Perform Intraday Calculations
Becca Lipman, Senior EditorNews
According to a SimCorp poll, 83% of buy-side respondents place a high importance on the ability to perform intraday calculations, but only 23% are able to perform these calculations.
By Becca Lipman Senior Editor,
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Pssst Can You Keep a Secret? Upholding Compliance Amongst Colleagues
Mitchel Kraskin, Co-founder and CEO, Compliance ScienceCommentary
Even when all parties know the rules about sharing non-public information, it's clear more tools and logic are necessary to stem the free flow of sensitive data.
By Mitchel Kraskin Co-founder and CEO, Compliance Science,
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The Return of Fat Fingers
Dr. John Bates, CTO, Intelligent Business Operations & Big Data, Software AGNews
Recent events demonstrate not enough progress has been made in the monitoring and surveillance of trading -- human or machine.
By Dr. John Bates CTO, Intelligent Business Operations & Big Data, Software AG,
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The Future of FinTech
Marc J. Firenze, Chief Technology Officer, Eagle Investment SystemsCommentary
Making predictions in technology is tricky but there are a couple of prevailing themes that are likely to influence how the industry will evolve over the next five to 10 years.
By Marc J. Firenze Chief Technology Officer, Eagle Investment Systems,
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Financial Services: Are We Becoming Complacent About Systemic Risk?
Michael Leibrock, Chief Systemic Risk Officer, DTCCCommentary
As history has demonstrated, the further away we move from a crisis, the less vigilant we tend to become in protecting against future shocks.
By Michael Leibrock Chief Systemic Risk Officer, DTCC,
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The Art of Leveraging Governance, Risk & Compliance Technology Tools
Dana Simberkoff, Chief Compliance and Risk Management Officer, AvePoint, IncCommentary
Eliminating compliance risk across information channels is a constantly transforming task. Ongoing auditing and auto-corrective technology can increase trust, accountability, and transparency.
By Dana Simberkoff Chief Compliance and Risk Management Officer, AvePoint, Inc,
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Chip & Pain, EMV Will Not Solve Payment Card Fraud
Christopher Camejo, Director of Assessment Services, NTT Com SecurityCommentary
Switching to EMV cards will lower retail fraud, but it's not enough. Here's the good, the bad, and the ugly.
By Christopher Camejo Director of Assessment Services, NTT Com Security,
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Scotland Independence Vote: Haggis & Fragmentation
Dr. John Bates, CTO, Intelligent Business Operations & Big Data, Software AGCommentary
Scottish independence has far-reaching consequences for the global financial markets.
By Dr. John Bates CTO, Intelligent Business Operations & Big Data, Software AG,
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TeraExchange to Launch Bitcoin Swap Trading on Regulated SEF Platform
Ivy Schmerken, Editor at LargeNews
Citing demand for an efficient hedging tool, TeraExchange has developed a Bitcoin swap product and a Bitcoin price index, to launch the first regulated Bitcoin derivatives platform.
By Ivy Schmerken Editor at Large,
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This is How Banks Need to Manage People Risk
Andrew Waxman, Thought LeaderCommentary
Is your bank leveraging all the key tools of manager enablement: education, preparation, incentivization and data analytics to help minimize the risk of losing your best people?
By Andrew Waxman Thought Leader,
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Getting Social: Top Tips for Establishing a Social Media Plan
Bill Shute, is executive vice president, corporate strategy and marketing, at ViewpointeCommentary
As the influence of social media channels continues to grow, organizations must have a handle on the regulations and the risks social can introduce to a firm.
By Bill Shute is executive vice president, corporate strategy and marketing, at Viewpointe,
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The Execution Challenge
Kathy Burger, Editorial DirectorCommentary
It's one thing for banks to encourage innovation and transformation, and it's quite another to execute successfully on these strategies.
By Kathy Burger Editorial Director,
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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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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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IT Salary Survey 2014: Insurance
InformationWeek Staff,
Insurance IT salaries are flat, but demand and compensation are highest for people with experience in social media, mobile, analytics, and cloud, according to InformationWeek's 2014 US IT Salary Survey.
By InformationWeek Staff ,
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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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