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Kurtosys Co-Founder speaks at FSI Cloud Security Roundtable

By Elliot Burr on February 8, 2017
Rackspace Akamai

On Thursday 2 March 2017, Kurtosys Co-Founder and Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) Harry Thompson will be guest speaker at a Cloud Security Roundtable hosted by Rackspace in collaboration with Akamai. The event will address security…

Why fund managers need to be better listeners

By David Prosser on February 7, 2017
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Fund managers are good at communicating with investors and potential investors: they publish a broad range of information, some fund-specific, some not, and make imaginative use of creative design; they’re also increasingly savvy about the power…

Friday Fund Marketing Roundup #31

By Elliot Burr on February 3, 2017
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Welcome to our digital marketing round-up Here at Kurtosys we fall down the digital rabbit hole so you don’t have to. We’ve pulled out some of the best reports, eBooks and articles from the digital sphere,…

Manage your global data properties with FundPress translations

By Lily Nathanson on February 2, 2017
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If you’re working with fund data across multiple countries, then you’ll already be familiar with translations and probably a translation vendor, but they might not be centrally housed with all your data in one place. That’s…

AI for InsurTech: A Risky Business?

By John Greenwood on February 1, 2017
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Every New Year brings with it a host of predictions of how our world will change in the next 12 months. For 34 staff at Japanese life insurer Fukoki Mutual Life, recent forecasts that 2017 would…

The Fintech World Series: Luxembourg

By Elliot Burr on January 31, 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 Management Firms Still Guilty of Complex Online Content

By Karen Riccio on January 30, 2017
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Back in 1998, the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) published “A Plain English Handbook” to help the financial industry simplify documents both online and in print. Riddled with jargon, unnecessarily long words and run-on sentences,…

Kurtosys releases major feature update to FundPress

By Patrick McKenna on January 28, 2017
Data Healthcheck

LONDON – 28 January 2017. We’re delighted to announce the latest release of FundPress, which includes a number of major feature updates. Whilst our FundPress customers are already enjoying the core benefits such as Data Healthcheck, Data…

Friday Fund Marketing Roundup #30

By Elliot Burr on January 27, 2017
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Welcome to our digital marketing round-up Here at Kurtosys we fall down the digital rabbit hole so you don’t have to. We’ve pulled out some of the best reports, eBooks and articles from the digital sphere,…

Advisors: Are you ready to take your business to the next level?

By Courtney McQuade on January 26, 2017
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In this age of financial technology (fintech), advisors in all channels must find a way to differentiate themselves in order to survive and succeed. Overall, the financial services industry has been going through significant change at…

As Banking Becomes Digital: Would Bank Branches Remain Relevant?

By Tayo Abinusawa on January 24, 2017
Digital-Banks

Highlights: Over 1000 bank branches have been closed in the past 24 months 20 million adults in the UK do not know how to use online banking Millennials still use bank branches & tellers Banks may…

Friday Fund Marketing Roundup #29

By Elliot Burr on January 20, 2017
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Welcome to our digital marketing round-up Here at Kurtosys we fall down the digital rabbit hole so you don’t have to. We’ve pulled out some of the best reports, eBooks and articles from the digital sphere,…

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