Carrier Pigeon or Twitter Bird: The Evolution of Corporate Actions Messaging Efficiency May 13, 2013The next evolution of corporate actions processing is underway, with an end goal of providing straight-through processing for industry participants and reducing the risks and costs associated with manual processes — while increasing efficiency through messaging automation. Cloud Adoption Rapidly Gaining Speed in Financial Services April 29, 2013Many banks no longer want to run, support and maintain technology and prefer the speed and flexibility of cloud solutions. When Every Penny Counts, Firms Must Operate Smarter Through Deeper Data Analysis April 17, 2013As financial firms go through budgets and expenses with a fine-tooth comb, they need to analyze data in an intelligent way. Regulators Not Prepared for Financial Services Cloud and Mobile Adoption March 19, 2013Panelists at ISITC forum discuss the role of social and mobile in the financial enterprise, but lament regulators' lack of guidance. SunGard Acquires XSP, Beefing Up Corporate Actions January 07, 2013The acquisition of XciteckSolutionsPlus will add specific expertise in corporate actions processing to SunGard's capital markets business. The Shift from 'Big Bang' Software Releases to Small Changes January 03, 2013To keep pace with regulatory changes, capital markets should adopt the B2C industry's DevOp approach where organizations make numerous production releases per day, writes Sungard Global Services' David Chapman. Surveillance and Monitoring Through the Looking Glass November 21, 2012Looking ahead to 2013, European regulations are stepping up the need for automated surveillance and monitoring solutions on the buy side, writes SunGard Protegent's, Magnus Almqvist, who says firms must have audit trails and quick answers to questions on s Coping with the Unintended Consequences of Dodd-Frank October 22, 2012Financial firms are learning to cope with the effects of Dodd-Frank by turning their focus to IT and operations, vendor "lift outs: and variable headcount, writes SunGard' Global Service's John Avery. Can Bank Dealers Win the Swaps Collateral Optimization Race? September 25, 2012Bank dealers will lose 20 percent of their trading revenues when mandatory clearing of OTC derivatives begins, but they can recoup these lost revenues through "collateral optimization," contends Sungard's Daniel Parker. Gamification Gets Serious for Financial Services Compliance Training August 29, 2012True Office, a start-up that gamifies compliance training, has named former SunGard CEO and financial technology innovator Cristóbal Conde as executive chairman. 10 Big Data Ideas That Will Help Your Company Thrive In 2012 June 12, 2012Here are the trends that should shape your IT organization - and will transform the financial industry - according to SunGard. SunGard's Valdi Adds Support for International Options Exchanges April 30, 2012With options trading volumes increasing, SunGard's Valdi Options Risk Manager now offers firms the ability to manage their overall position risk on options exchanges globally, Is Wall Street IT Losing Its Luster? March 27, 2012Technology execs are jumping to other industries, including Silicon Valley start-ups, consulting firms and technology providers. TradeKing Automates Social Media Surveillance February 28, 2012With usage of Facebook and Twitter on the rise, online broker TradeKing went live with SunGard's Protegent to monitor employees' social media activity. BMO Capital Markets Expands Rollout of SunGard's GlobalOne February 21, 2012Already a customer utilizing SunGard's Global One in New York and London, BMO adopted the system in Toronto earlier this year to consolidate all global securities lending on one technology platform. SunGard's Top Ten Historical Data Predictions Call For Ecosystem January 10, 2012While banks and asset managers are facing demands for more frequent risk reporting and analytics, big banks and asset managers still run multiple historical data silos. Financial Institution Selects SunGard’s Adaptiv Riskbox October 21, 2011The announcement follows demands by industry participants and regulators for stronger measures to manage counterparty credit risk. SunGard Extends Connectivity to NYSE BondMatch July 11, 2011SunGard extended its SaaS-based market access services to reach fixed income venues, including EuroTLX, Borsa Italiana's MOT or Hi-MTF. Specialized Clouds Will Be a Tough Sell in Other Industries June 30, 2011NYSE's cloud service for Wall Street firms is seen by some as the start of on-demand computing tailored to the needs of different industries. But NYSE might be the exception. Polish Broker Chooses Sungard's Valdi OMS June 29, 2011Erste Securities Polska will use the OMS to connect with the Warsaw Stock Exchange, and help it manage complex client order flows.