The global COVID-19 pandemic is driving up the costs related to regulatory compliance for new and incumbent regimes at financial services firms, but cutting-edge technologies may help with this burden next year. That is one of the main takeaways from a recent two-part podcast with Neil Vernon, chief technology officer (CTO) at Gresham Technologies, and […]
Volatility in global financial markets whether it is induced by the COVID-19 pandemic or other jolts is shaking and rattling the infrastructures of securities operations at many banks and other financial services firms, say Neil Vernon, chief technology officer (CTO) at Gresham Technologies, and Philip Flood, chief commercial officer at Inforalgo, a Gresham company. Vernon […]
The tide is turning against enterprise-wide data management (EDM) systems and massive data warehouses, says Andrew Barnett, global head of product strategy at RIMES Technologies, via an FTF Exchange podcast. In fact, Barnett says that the requests for information (RFIs) and requests for quotation (RFQs) are trending away from EDM and warehouse projects and toward […]
Over the past four years, the Trump administration and the U.S. Congress have been formulating and sending along a steady stream of sanctions against several countries, companies and individuals, and that trend may continue regardless of the onset of a new presidency next year, says Max Lerner, vice president and global head of sanctions for […]
Market volatility has become the new normal as financial markets and financial services firms across the globe are being jolted by the many shocks caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. This is particularly true for the middle office staffs at many firms. Market swings in trading quickly drive up the volumes that firms have to handle. […]
Cloud computing is becoming more prominent in regulatory reporting because, among other things, it helps immensely with the long-term storage of large volumes of data, says David Campbell, vice president, strategy and business development — message automation for Broadridge Financial Solutions. Campbell recently took part in an FTF Exchange podcast. Given the storage requirements for […]
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