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Cybersecurity

Thomas Deinet, HFSB

How to protect one’s digital footprint

Tue, 25/04/2017 - 13:14

The way that fund managers protect their data goes far beyond thinking about the four walls of their office. The way we work has revolutionised in recent times, as technology advances, especially cloud technology, redefining what the workplace actually is. With wifi, cloud platforms, and mobile phones, a hedge fund CEO could, if they wished to, run their business from a beach in Martinique. But with every upside there is always a downside. And today, that means that protecting one’s perimeter has become a far greater challenge.  »

ETF Securities reports growth in cyber security and robotics ETPs

Mon, 27/02/2017 - 12:00

ETF Securities writes that appetite for their cyber security, and robotics and automation ETPs has increased by 60 per cent in 2017, bringing AUM up to USD426.8 million. »

WMA’s Financial Crime Conference highlights new regulations

Fri, 27/01/2017 - 12:50

The Wealth Management Association’s latest Financial Crime Conference in London saw the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) inform delegates of upcoming data protection reforms to address the increasing use of digital and its integration into business development. »

Financial services businesses see high levels of fraud and risk incidents in 2016

Financial services businesses see high levels of fraud and risk incidents in 2016

Tue, 17/01/2017 - 12:49

Fraud, cyber and security incidents are now the “new normal” for financial services companies across the world, according to the executives surveyed in the 2016/17 Kroll Annual Global Fraud and Risk Report. »

Intelliflo increases iO security through integration with Alert Logic

Tue, 29/11/2016 - 10:14

Intelliflo has integrated a fully managed Security-as-a-Service solution to its Intelligent Office (iO) practice management solution through a partnership with Adapt. »

Anand Mohabir, ACA Aponix

ACA Aponix - Best North American Cybersecurity Firm

Mon, 03/10/2016 - 15:31

ACA Aponix, a division of ACA Compliance Group, provides financial services firms with a 360-degree, independent approach to technology risk and governance. Conducting a comprehensive risk assessment helps fund mangers to identify potential gaps and vulnerabilities, which the ACA Aponix team works through with each client to mitigate these risks.  »

Shaun Ledgerwood, Niu Solutions

Niu Solutions partners with Alert Logic

Tue, 27/09/2016 - 10:06

Niu Solutions, a provider of secure cloud solutions to regulated industries, has formed a strategic partnership with managed security provider Alert Logic. »

Exposure to leading edge tech companies offered through new Global X ETFs

Tue, 13/09/2016 - 15:41

ETF provider Global X Funds has launched the Global X FinTech Thematic ETF, the Global X Robotics & Artificial Intelligence Thematic ETF, and the Global X Internet of Things Thematic ETF. »

Cyber risk peaks post late August

Fri, 26/08/2016 - 11:18

Business intelligence specialists Xoomworks have conducted research that shows that late August is the riskiest time of the year for information security in the UK.  »

Cyber-Security – what fund managers need to know

Tue, 05/04/2016 - 08:53

The latest in a series of white papers from SuMi TRUST covers the topical subject of cyber-security and what fund managers need to know. The thought leadership piece is based on presentations and contributions to the discussion from a webinar attended by Gerard Joyce, co-founder of CalQRisk; Kurt Baumgarten, Head of Information Security at Linedata; John Rogers, a Principal at Booz Allen Hamilton; Marshall Terry, a Managing Director, the Chief Operating Officer and the Chief Compliance Officer of Rotation Capital Management, LP.  »

Beverly Chandler

Wealth managers get cybercrime demonstration

Fri, 29/01/2016 - 08:38

The Wealth Management Association’s (WMA) 18th annual conference dedicated to financial crime focused on issues from Anti-Money Laundering, Tackling Bribery and Corruption, Cybercrime, Market Abuse and Data Protection.  »

MikeAsher, RFA Consultants

How hedge funds need to address cybersecurity threats

Wed, 09/12/2015 - 10:29

The threat of cyberattacks is growing within the hedge fund community, requiring managers to put in place policies and procedures that address the cybersecurity risks unique to their firm. This goes beyond merely acquiring technology and hoping for the best.  »

Pension scheme providers must protect members from increasing cyber security threat, says Veratta

Pension scheme providers must protect members from increasing cyber security threat, says Veratta

Thu, 22/10/2015 - 23:25

Pensions data management and software firm Veratta has urged pension scheme providers to adopt a future proofing approach to cyber security to ensure that pension scheme members and their sensitive information assets are safeguarded. »

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