Financial services are embracing multi-cloud

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That’s according to an independent report by 451 Research, ‘Multi-Cloud Fundamental to Financial Services Transformation.’ Banking & Capital Markets Cloud Insurance financial services hybrid cloudMulti-clouds — environments made up of multiple public and private clouds typically used for different purposes — may well be the cloud of choice for banks.

Industry Guide to Financial Services: What’s driving digital transformation across financial services institutions?

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To compete and succeed in today’s fast-changing business climate, banks, insurance companies and other financial services institutions (FSIs) need to have three priorities to contend with new technologies, new market entrants and new ways of working that are changing expectations for the industry. Enterprise World Industry Bank banks Enterprise World 2019 financial services Insurance insurance industry

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Key Drivers to Enable Digital Transformation in Financial Services

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Digital transformation (DX) continues to drive growth across financial services firms, creating new opportunities to increase revenue and foster innovation. Cloud - whether public, private or a hybrid approach - is foundational to achieving DX objectives, as is secure, resilient and scalable network connectivity. Customers demand a seamless experience across all digital channels

The Future of Adaptive Authentication in Financial Services

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Key findings from a recent study that surveyed the state of adaptive authentication in FIs. In this webinar, OneSpan and ISMG summarize key findings from a recent study that surveyed the state of adaptive authentication

A time of reflection: Five tips for Financial Services in 2019

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The New Year is upon us, and with it come new challenges and opportunities for the Financial Services industry. Enterprise World Industry 2019 financial services financial services industry financial services institutions Insurance trends

3 Key Risks with Employee Passwords in the Financial Services Industry

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How can financial services institutions better protect employee passwords? One of the most common threat vectors plaguing financial services institutions is the employee password

[Guide] Designing a Data Governance Program in Financial Services

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Data & Analytics Financial Services data governance Data Governance in financial services Data Governance Program in Financial Services financial services dataData is the lifeblood of any company. It is the basis of management decision-making, regulatory supervision, taxation, and investor and market behavior.

Data Privacy Laws in Financial Services: NYDFS 500

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In my post today I want to discuss data privacy laws, specifically involving New York State Department of Financial Services (NYDFS) 23 NYCRR 500. The New York State Department of Financial Services (NYDFS) 23 NYCRR 500 is a set of regulations that place cybersecurity requirements on all covered financial institutions. Service providers. In my previous post, I discussed what data privacy is and why it’s important?

Components of a Data Governance Strategy in Financial Services

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Previously, I analyzed the types of data in a governance program for financial services companies. Requesting access to data should be automated through workflows to facilitate and speed the servicing of requests as to not hinder productivity. Data & Analytics Financial Services data governance Data Governance Strategy in Financial Services Data Strategy financial services data financial services data governance

Pulling an Uber: Customer experience in Financial Services

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One of the latest brands to gain “household verb” status is the ride-sharing service Uber. … The post Pulling an Uber: Customer experience in Financial Services appeared first on OpenText Blogs. Brands like Velcro and Kleenex have become so much a part of people’s lives that they are now used as universal references for all products in that category – or sometimes used as verbs, as is the case with Google.

AI in Financial Services is growing, but there’s a way to go

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We recently wrote a blog on how AI in Financial Services can improve customer experience. It came as a bit of a surprise as … The post AI in Financial Services is growing, but there’s a way to go appeared first on OpenText Blogs. It’s funny how the world works. Then, my bank showed me that there’s still some work to be done. Let me explain. Last week, I received a letter from my bank.

GDPR: Data Privacy Laws in Financial Services

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My previous blog post addresses the reasons for the regulation and the requirements associated with the New York State Department of Financial Services (NYDFS) 23 NYCRR 500. Data protection must be designed into the development of business processes for products and services. Non-compliance with the regulation can result in a fine up to $20 million or up to 4% of the annual worldwide turnover of the preceding financial year.

[Guide] Data Privacy Laws in Financial Services: NYDFS 500 & GDPR

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It is typically called personally identifiable information (PII) and can be any combination of a person’s name, address, social security number, phone number, email address, bank/financial account number, credit/debit card number, biometric records, health records, or other information. New York State Department of Financial Services (NYDFS 500) and General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) are two important privacy laws with which many financial services institutions must comply.

New: 2019 State of the Internet / Security: Financial Services Attack Economy

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Every organization should be paying attention to the attacks targeting financial services systems

Summary – “Industry in One: Financial Services”

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This article summarizes a report published by AIEF on June 26, 2019. The scope of a records and information management (RIM) program in financial services can seem overwhelming. Compared to other industries, the complexities of managing records and information in financial services are arguably some of the toughest to solve, primarily because of the intense regulatory scrutiny. History of Financial System. Financial Services Industry Overview.

Initiating a Data Governance Program in Financial Services

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Data & Analytics Financial Services data governance Data Governance Program Data Governance Program in Financial Services financial services dataPreviously, I discussed the components needed to design a data governance strategy. This post will describe in detail, how to initiate the data governance program.

Financial Services Breaches Less Common, More Damaging, Than Those in Other Sectors

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While far less common than breaches in other industry sectors, financial services breaches were more than twice as expensive, per record exposed, than the average for tech businesses

NYDFS 500 and GDPR in Financial Services – Actions to Take Now

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The first step any financial institution must take in its response to the laws is to evaluate its exposure and current capabilities in protecting sensitive business and customer data. Implement: Technical services are required to create/ update cybersecurity policies and procedures. For more information on NYDFS 500 and GDPR laws and regulations on the financial services industry, please download our guide here , or click below.

Build cognitive solutions with Financial Services Workbench and Cloud Pak for Data

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From changing customer behavior and expectations, rapid innovation in digital technology, burgeoning regulatory requirements, and the macroeconomic environment, the very definition of financial services is changing The future of banking is transforming.

Financial services industry blueprints for scalable enterprise data initiatives

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Financial services organizations face considerable challenges today. From regulatory changes to globalization to shifting customer expectations, the urgent need to re-engineer outdated systems to better manage vast amount of data can apply additional pressure. Organizations must deal with the consistency, accuracy, timeliness and complexity of their data to remain competitive

Social Media and the Financial Services Industry

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Over the last seven years, the financial services industry has increasingly adopted social media platforms. However, the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA), the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) all have rules and retention requirements about communicating with the public, including via social media. Financial Services FINRA social media social media platforms

Here Are the Top Digital Transformation Trends in Financial Services

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This next coming year promises big changes for the financial services industry; especially when it comes to digital transformation. In fact, the rise of digital transformation in financial services means an interesting shake-up is on the way. Learn about the top 7 digital transformation trends in financial services here. Financial Services News Digital transformation financial services

Know it first: The race for AI advantage from within the data tornado of financial services

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Learn why finserv firm Capitalogix is climbing the ladder to AI to transform the financial services industry

New York Department of Financial Services Issues First Guidance by a U.S. Regulator Concerning Cyber Insurance

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On February 4, 2021, the New York Department of Financial Services (NYDFS) issued Circular Letter No. Thereafter, in 2019, the department created a Cybersecurity Division to focus specifically on protecting industries and consumers from cyberthreats. The post New York Department of Financial Services Issues First Guidance by a U.S.

Survey Finds Financial Services Fail to See Tech as a Disruptor

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A survey by Vuealta found that fiancial services leaders are far more concerned about compliance and cybersecurity than the financial services startups they are in competition with. Financial Services News financial services fintech fintech startupsThis may be a mistake. Read more here.

Financial Services Organizations Need to Adapt their Security Practices to the Shifting Environment

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Financial Services Organizations Need to Adapt their Security Practices to the Shifting Environment. Even “traditional banks” seek to drive more revenue from digital products, personalized services and experiences.

How Financial Services Companies Are Using Intelligent Information Management to Drive Digital Transformation

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Financial services organizations are facing a range of challenges and, in order to overcome these challenges, the financial sector must adopt business strategies and technologies that enable greater agility, speed, access and organization. News financial services

The Financial Services Industry is in Need of Technology Modernization

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Many financial services organization still have legacy technology and it has become a significant barrier to their success. Financial services organizations need to start their digital transformation. This is especially true given the fact that the business environment is becoming increasingly digital. Learn more here. News Digital transformation legacy technology

Historic Charges: First Enforcement Action Filed by New York Department of Financial Services Under Cybersecurity Regulation

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On July 21, 2020, the New York State Department of Financial Services (NYDFS or the Department) issued a statement of charges and notice of hearing (the Statement) against First American Title Insurance Company (First American) for violations of the Department’s Cybersecurity Requirements for Financial Services Companies, 23 N.Y.C.R.R. In May 2019, FAST contained over 850 million documents. 12, 2019).

NY Payroll Company Vanishes With $35 Million

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Unlike many stories here about cloud service providers being extorted by hackers for ransomware payouts , this snafu appears to have been something of an inside job. — disclosed last week in a rather unceremonious message to some 4,000 clients that it would be shutting its virtual doors and that companies which relied upon it to process payroll payments should kindly look elsewhere for such services going forward.

Bank of America, IBM collaborating on a financial services cloud

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Executives from the bank and the tech company have been working for months to create a cloud designed to address the challenges that often slow the adoption of cloud computing by financial institutions. Bank of America Fintech IBM Cloud computing

Employee experience drives customer experience

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The 2019 Financial Brand report showed that ‘removing friction from the customer journey’ is one of the key priorities within retail banking this year. Customer Experience Management Digital Transformation Industry Information Management #EmployeeExperience digital financial services employee experience employee experience in financial services financial services financial services industry

NY Investigates Exposure of 885 Million Mortgage Documents

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New York regulators are investigating a weakness that exposed 885 million mortgage records at First American Financial Corp. That measure, which went into effect in March 2019 and is considered among the toughest in the nation, requires financial companies to regularly audit and report on how they protect sensitive data, and provides for fines in cases where violations were reckless or willful. ” A Little Sunshine Data Breaches First American Financial Corp.

Fintech Predictions for 2019

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A new year is upon us and it there’s a lot in store for financial services in 2019. This article explores seven fintech predictions for 2019. Financial Services News financial servicesRead more here.

New York Department of Financial Services Issues Guidance Regarding Life Insurers’ Use of External Consumer Data in Underwriting

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On January 18, 2019, the New York State Department of Financial Services (NYDFS) issued Circular Letter 2019-1 (the Circular Letter), addressing insurers’ use of external consumer data and information sources in underwriting for life insurance. The post New York Department of Financial Services Issues Guidance Regarding Life Insurers’ Use of External Consumer Data in Underwriting appeared first on Data Matters Privacy Blog.

NY Charges First American Financial for Massive Data Leak

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In May 2019, KrebsOnSecurity broke the news that the website of mortgage title insurance giant First American Financial Corp. First American Financial Corp. billion in 2019. Data Breaches The Coming Storm First American Financial Corp.

Achieving digital transformation in the insurance industry

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While executives see transformation as essential, achieving success is proving to be much more difficult, with a global report recently published by Cap Gemini suggests that insurance companies are lagging behind other Financial Services organizations. Research has consistently shown that senior management within the insurance sector think digital transformation is critical to their business.

An introduction to 360 degree threat detection

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According to Accenture, the cost of cybercrime to US Financial Services companies rose 40% between 2014 and 2017, on average costing companies over $18 million per year. Industry Security 360 degree threat detection digital financial services endpoint detection and response endpoint security Financial Service Industry financial services threat detection

ThreatList: Bad Bots Account for a Fifth of All Web Traffic, FinServ Hit the Worst

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The financial services industry sees nearly half of all website traffic coming from malicious bots. Most Recent ThreatLists Web Security advanced persistent bots bad bot report 2019 distil networks financial services percentage of web traffic threatlist

NYDFS 500: Why the Regulation?

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Previously, I discussed data privacy laws, specifically involving New York State Department of Financial Services (NYDFS) 23 NYCRR 500. Audit Trail: Securely maintain systems that (1) are designed to reconstruct material financial transactions sufficient to support normal operations and obligations of the covered entity; and (2) include audit trails designed to detect and respond to harmful cybersecurity events.