July 25, 2014 - A three part report from Aite Group, Vendor Risk Management: Strength in Warning by Denise Valentine, looks at the topic of vendor risk management among commercial banks and the institutional buy-side asset management community. Vendor risk on areas like technology is a serious operational, financial, and reputational risk to the financial institution. Firms are tapping third parties to accomplish a multitude of business goals, particularly as they focus on core competencies to achieve growth and improved profitability.
July 23, 2014 - Event summary and results of live online poll from recent webinar: European Banking Authority (EBA) regulatory reporting "What's on the horizon?"
July 9, 2014 - An ISACA global study released today shows that one in 5 organizations (21 percent) have experienced an advanced persistent threat (APT) attack, and 66 percent believe it's only a matter of time before their enterprise is hit by an APT. Yet only 15 percent of enterprises believe they are very prepared for an APT attack. And among the companies that have been attacked, only one in three could determine the source.
July 15, 2014 - INFORM, the leading fraud prevention and risk management software provider, announces Rabobank Group, one of the world's leading financial institutions has signed a full site RiskShield license to conduct transaction monitoring and fraud prevention across its business units and international network.
July 1, 2014 - To help financial institutions better respond to upcoming regulatory and operational challenges, Wolters Kluwer Financial Services'leading subject matter experts have identified seven key risk management areas that organizations should pay the most attention to in the next 12 months.
June 6, 2014 - What are the three lines of defense federal regulators expect financial organizations to have in place to more effectively manage compliance and risk? And, what new processes, systems and other changes are required as a result?
July 15, 2014 - Inform, the leading fraud prevention and risk management software provider, announces Rabobank Group, one of the world's leading financial institutions has signed a full site RiskShield license to conduct transaction monitoring and fraud prevention across its business units and international network.
June 30, 2014 - SunGard has launched its iWorks Prophet GI solution to help general/property and casualty (P&C) insurers better manage the complexity of risk modelling, improve their capital management and reserving decisions, and support their commercial growth strategies.
June 5, 2014 - Managers now have the ability to monitor tasks and process activity in the back office in real-time, enabling proactive interventions with the latest launch of eg solutions software suite.
July 14, 2014 - According to a paper published by Financial Risk Solutions (FRS), a provider of unit-pricing and investment administration software to the life insurance industry, Life Insurers need to spend more money on performance analytics to support the risk management function of their business and meet the oversight requirements of pending Solvency II.
June 17, 2014 - Global investors have regained appetite for risk against the backdrop of strong liquidity and a fairly positive economic outlook, according to the BofA Merrill Lynch Fund Manager Survey for June.
June 6, 2014 - In order to optimize business performance while maintaining regulatory compliance, financial institutions should look to integrate risk, finance and compliance functions according to subject matter experts at Wolters Kluwer Financial Services.