17 April 2014

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Robert SicilianoIDTheftSecurity.com - Boston

Financial Services and Retail band together to fight Fraud

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Finally, retailers and banks have agreed to work together to fight data breach incidents, foregoing the finger-pointing of who’s responsible for prevention and recovery. This means both entities will work to improve technology that will protect consumers. Historically, the squabbling consisted of retailers accusing banks of being lethargic at ...

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John EverhardPegasystems - Reading

How can banks deal with creaking IT systems?

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The banking sector has faced yet more criticism in the last week for its so called “creaking IT systems”. According to the Chief Executive of the Prudential Regulation Authority (PRA), Andrew Bailey, it’s time for the financial services industry to “address a patchwork of computer systems”. In a past blog, we spoke about how 2014 may finally be ...

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Shaun RussellInformatica - London

Which comes first: innovation or analytics?

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Recent findings suggested that big data is a lot more valuable than people think. Companies with advanced analytic capabilities, the consultancy finds, are twice as likely to be in the top quartile ...

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Brian SentanceXenomorph - London

Regulation and data retention - PRMIA

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The New York Chapter of PRMIA hosted "Regulatory, Compliance, and Risk Data Technology Challenges" at Credit Suisse's offices in New York, last Thursday 10th April. Abraham Thomas introduc...

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Ani NachevaArkk Solutions - London

COREP filing postponed and 290 bad ITS validations confirmed

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EBA’s Implementing Technical Standards (ITS) for supervisory reporting (CRR/CRD IV) have officially been adopted by the European Commission (EC). As a result of the delayed adoption of the ITS, the re...

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Graham SmithCerteco - London

US banks forced to hold billions more in extra capital

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The Federal Reserve has announced new capital ratios for US banks dictating that banks have to lift their level of equity to total assets to five per cent. Of course, the main reason is risk managemen...

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Stuart ClarkImpendium Systems - London

ESMA sets out supervisory monitoring of TRs under EMIR

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The European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) has published a summary of its supervisory work plan 2014 in relation to trade repositories (TRs) authorised under the European Markets Infrastruct...

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Dan BarnesInformation Corporation - London

'Flash Boys' in a nutshell

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The PR bluster around the new Michael Lewis book ‘Flash Boys’ is deliberately confusing, yet almost no-one seems to have read it. With the FBI investigating high-frequency trading (HFT), the issues th...

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Dan BarnesInformation Corporation - London

Regulators reveal budgets for surveillance and technology

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Regulators have budgeted for enormous spend on surveillance technology in the year ahead. On 31 March 2014, the UK’s Financial Conduct Authority revealed a 15% increase in its IT budget for 2014-2015,...

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Robert SicilianoIDTheftSecurity.com - Boston

This Earth Day Clean Your Device Before You Recycle It

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One man’s trash is another man’s new identity? Yes, because that “junk mail” you toss in the garbage contains valuable data about yourself. A crook bent on identity theft can potentially have a field ...

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