Technology

The Fintech World Series: USA – The Pacific Coast

By Elliot Burr on September 21, 2017
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Fintech is exploding. It is a global industry, striving to change the future of finance. …And the future is now. At Kurtosys, we’ve set out to cover exactly what’s happening in the financial industry the world…

8 Financial Institutions #winning on Instagram

By Elliot Burr on September 13, 2017
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It’s been almost 2 years since we here at Kurtosys delved into the financial depths of Instagram to find the best uses of the photo-capture app to inspire asset managers. During that time, however, Instagram (as…

The New Wave of Asset Management

By Mash Patel on September 12, 2017
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We’ve been told a lot of things about millennials in the recent past. How they’re lazy. How they’re not lazy. How they are killing certain industries. And how they don’t have any money. There is a…

The Fintech World Series: USA – The Midwest

By Elliot Burr on September 5, 2017
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Fintech is exploding. It is a global industry, striving to change the future of finance. …And the future is now. At Kurtosys, we’ve set out to cover exactly what’s happening in the financial industry the world…

Password best practice – five ways to boost your organisation’s security

By Harry Thompson on August 31, 2017
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Cybersecurity is a topic that should be on the mind of everyone who works in an asset management firm. The risk of having sensitive data stolen or your content highjacked or vital core IT systems compromised…

The Fintech World Series: USA – The East Coast

By Elliot Burr on August 22, 2017
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Fintech is exploding. It is a global industry, striving to change the future of finance. …And the future is now. At Kurtosys, we’ve set out to cover exactly what’s happening in the financial industry the world…

The Rise and Rise of Cybersecurity

By Harry Thompson on July 31, 2017
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One can’t help but notice that cybercrime is a much more popular term these days. Once upon a time, back in the day, you would hear about hackers breaking software or finding bugs, but they tended…

The Fintech World Series: China

By Elliot Burr on July 26, 2017
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Fintech is exploding. It is a global industry, striving to change the future of finance. …And the future is now. At Kurtosys, we’ve set out to cover exactly what’s happening in the financial industry the world…

Asset managers are late to the big data party: MiFID II is a chance to catch up

By Tim Cooper on July 24, 2017
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The MiFID II deadline looms ever closer, but many asset managers are a long way from having compliant technology solutions ready by 3 January. The revised Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (MiFID II) is one of…

Top 5 Tips To Counter Ransomware Attacks

By Graham Jarvis on July 17, 2017
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In January 2017, Lloyds Bank was threatened by a cyber-attack caused by a distributed denial of service (DDoS), but it didn’t pay a ransom. The cyber-criminals involved with the incident attempted to block access to 20 million…

The Fintech World Series: Germany

By Elliot Burr on July 11, 2017
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Fintech is exploding. It is a global industry, striving to change the future of finance. …And the future is now. At Kurtosys, we’ve set out to cover exactly what’s happening in the financial industry the world…

The Fintech World Series: France

By Elliot Burr on June 27, 2017
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Fintech is exploding. It is a global industry, striving to change the future of finance. …And the future is now. At Kurtosys, we’ve set out to cover exactly what’s happening in the financial industry the world…