Under mounting pressure to meet the January 2019 deadline for FRTB implementation, banks must persuade regulators that they have adequate capital reserves and have implemented a stress-proof risk framework. However, a survey of 100 banks conducted by Chartis Research indicates that many banks may
How does blockchain and cognitive computing affect fraud? Listen to the latest Finance in Focus podcast featuring Alex Tapscott, a blockchain expert and coauthor of a best selling book on the topic, who discusses how these technologies have the potential to eliminate fraud.
A new regulation is coming to the US on 10 April 2017, and it will affect wealth management advisors and investors alike. This regulation means that investment recommendations need to be in the clients' best interest rather than simply being suitable for them.
In this episode of Finance in Focus, banking experts Likhit Wagle and Boxley Llewellyn describe how banks can use the science of customer insight to take costs out of their business, provide superior customer experiences and work smoothly with fintech start-ups.
Inderpal Bhandari, chief global data officer at IBM, talks about the many nuances of data, value of analytics and importance of the partnership between the CIO office and CDO office. He also discusses why building a comprehensive data strategy is important for organizations. Check out this CIO
Consumers want their banks to know them well, and they are more than willing to partner with their financial institutions to help that happen. But many banks are finding that businesses such as Amazon, Google, Uber and AirBNB are meeting consumers’ desires better than they are, even though
For the financial services industry, the presence of cybersecurity vulnerabilities and an uptick in fraud seem to beg the proverbial chicken-and-egg question: which begets the other? Hear what noted security experts have to say about this and other key questions in this recent podcast.
In this episode of the Finance in Focus series, review the findings of Chartis Research’s global survey of banks’ plans for coming into compliance with the Fundamental Review of the Trading Book (FRTB). Discover what challenges face banks worldwide as you explore likely effects on business models
Insights from CIOs can reveal a lot about the industries in which they operate, and hearing from IBM’s CIO is no exception. Check out this recent podcast featuring Jeff Smith, CIO at IBM, who offers a glimpse at his idea of focusing on culture, a story of transformation, the CIO’s role and
Don’t miss your chance to get acquainted with the dark web in this live panel discussion hosted by IBM’s Bob Stasio. When you do, you’ll hear security experts’ latest thoughts about everything from private-sector entities’ place in the dark web to shutting down the dark web entirely.