Data Management 101

Founded by Gert Raeves
Group founded 24 Jan 2008
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A community blog about data and how to manage it

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Paul Malyon

The human impact of data literacy

As the amount of data continues to grow year on year, a business’s ability to compete will increasingly be driven by how well it can extract insight, apply analytics and implement new technologies. Th...

31 Jan 2020
Jonathan Westley

Driving a data innovation strategy in a digital world

Data underpins the modern economy. Every single day, Experian processes more than 100,000 applications for credit cards, mortgages, loans and current accounts and more than 500,000 soft searches, help...

03 Dec 2019
Willem Lambrechts


A river is a natural flowing watercourse, usually freshwater, flowing towards an ocean, sea, lake or another river. (source Wikipedia) A lake is an area filled with water, localized in a basin, surrou...

11 Oct 2019
Joris Lochy

Big Data in the Financial Services Industry - From data to insights

1. Introduction Just as "Cloud", "IoT" (Internet of Things), "Open Banking" and "Machine Learning", "Big Data" is one of the most written buzzwords in...

09 Sep 2019
Willem Lambrechts


It must have happened to you. It certainly happens to me every once in a while. I need to find something urgently and even have no clue where to start searching. Typically a spare part of one or anoth...

13 Aug 2019
Devendra Bhudia

How to avoid a data management headache post M&A

Earlier this year, Invesco's chief executive, Martin Flanagan, was quoted as saying that "a third of the asset management industry could disappear over the next five years". It follows Inve...

17 Jul 2019
Paul Malyon

Developing a data literate workforce

The acceleration of technology means that we now live in a world built on data - it is everywhere, forever growing in value and significance. It has the potential to make hugely positive changes to th...

08 Jul 2019
Retired Member

Assessing the Financial Cost of Poor Data in Banking

The cost of dirty data – data that is inaccurate, incomplete or inconsistent – is enormous. Earlier this year, Gartner reported that, on average, poor quality data cost an organisation $15 million in...

13 Jun 2019
Jean-Paul Carbonnier

Market Data, Reference Data and Blockchain

Blockchain, or distributed ledger technology (DLT), has the potential to disrupt a wide range of business models across the financial services industry. However, the potential application of blockchai...

13 Mar 2019
Jan Dinger

Data Lessons From the Shutdown Blues

One of the lesser-reported consequences of the recent US government partial shutdown was its effect upon the reporting of key economic and financial markets data. Many regulatory agencies closed up sh...

27 Feb 2019