Four Bank Tech Predictions For 2014 December 04, 2013An uptick in cloud usage and continued innovation in the payments space are among trends we can expect to see next year. Celent Report: Choosing a Basel III Compliance Solution December 02, 2013Celent rates and reviews a number of liquidity risk management vendors and their Basel III solutions. Risk and Finance: Joining Forces At Last? December 02, 2013Culture plays a critical role in joining these two departments. 4 Ways to Mitigate Risk in Banking November 15, 2013Some tips banks can use to improve their stress testing, credit analysis and other risk-related processes. Payment Heists: A Layered Defense Approach to Fraud Management November 11, 2013As fraudsters grow more creative in their attacks banks have to invest in multiple layered approaches for defense. Rockland Trust Boosts Collaboration While Reducing File Transfer Risks November 08, 2013When Rockland Trust re-architected its existing Biscom secure file transfer solution to answer new demands, the bank gained collaborative work spaces, as well. The New Risk Management Frontier for Financial Institutions November 04, 2013Disparate spreadsheets and outdated reconciliation systems increase risk exposure by preventing banks from clearly seeing and understanding their operations. Survey: Majority of Employees Ready to Break BYOD Policies October 24, 2013A survey by Fortinet, a network security company, found younger employees are often willing to break company policies around personal mobile devices and cloud usage. SAP And SAS Partner On Big Data Analytics October 23, 2013SAP and SAS announced yesterday they will be partnering to offer SAS analytics applications on SAP’s HANA platform. How To Improve Credit Risk Modeling For Better Credit Quality October 18, 2013Banks have to evolve their credit risk modeling, and including cash flow in their credit risk analysis for commercial loans is one place to start.
Employee Training: The Key to Security in Enterprise Mobility October 04, 2013New devices and operating systems are making it difficult to implement Bring Your Own Device policies, but employee training is a good place to start. Regulatory Compliance -- Pay Now Or Pay Later September 13, 2013J.P. Morgan Chase is going to spend $4 billion to address risk and compliance problems. Did it have to go this way? Banks Face Crisis of Trust with Their Small Business Customers September 10, 2013Small businesses are increasingly targeted by fraudsters, requiring banks to better tailor security strategies to fit their small business customers. How to Outsource the Core Without Giving Up Control August 29, 2013In the fourth article in our series on core modernization efforts, we hear from a community bank that has transformed its back office by outsourcing its core platform without losing control over vital functions. Regulatory Compliance: Meeting Requirements and Optimizing Liquidity Risk Longevity August 26, 2013Basel III and Dodd-Frank are placing new requirements on liquidity management that banks can address if they take an enterprise-wide approach to data and analytics. Antiquated Systems and Lack of Data Undermining Stress Tests August 20, 2013A recent Fed report noted several issues - including some data and IT deficiencies - that are leading to inaccuracy in banks’ stress tests. What's Next? 6 Views on the London Whale Indictments August 16, 2013Charges against two traders at JPMorgan's London office shine a light on risk management problems at the bank and raise questions about the future of the investigation into the scandal. Regulators Fret Over Asset Quality August 14, 2013U.S. banks and credit unions report asset quality as the number one focus for regulatory examiners. Fraudsters Find New Ways Around Banks’ Online Defenses August 01, 2013Guardian Analytics has detected the increased use of new strategies fraudsters are using to bypass online security strategies that banks need to be looking out for. Financial Institutions Increase Spending on ERM July 30, 2013Financial Institutions now spend more on risk management compared to 2010, according to a report by Deloitte.