Cyber Security

Kurtosys Spotlight: Lumyna, Ed Lecky-Thompson, AI continues

By Elliot Burr on June 7, 2019

This week’s edition of Kurtosys Spotlight features a firm’s rebrand to Lumyna, Ed Lecky-Thompson, social media in investment decisions, cybersecurity, AI, the World Fintech Report and the results of the #PaymentsRace. Digital Leader Spotlight: Ed Lecky-Thompson,…

Kurtosys’ latest release introduces Enterprise Security Features

By Leandi Kolver on August 21, 2018

We’re excited to announce the latest release of Kurtosys which includes various new enterprise security features. The features included in this release helps you reduce risk by providing flexible security settings in line with common InfoSec…

Latest Kurtosys release introduces 2FA, user emulation, custom identifiers

By Leandi Kolver on July 10, 2018

We’re excited to announce the latest release of Kurtosys which includes various new features and feature enhancements. This release enhances the security of the Kurtosys platform through two-factor authentication and eases troubleshooting with the inclusion of…

Asset Management Marketing Focus #16

By Elliot Burr on November 24, 2017

Welcome to our asset management marketing roundup Asset managers are increasingly looking to embrace digital, offering innovative ways to engage with investors who are looking to trust those that are up to speed. From marketing funds…

Moving to the cloud will make asset management more secure

By Mash Patel on November 20, 2017

The best way to ensure the security of the data your organisation holds is to keep all IT systems in house and on site, right? Well, no. This actually isn’t the case. The number of high-profile…

Can continuous authentication counter rising cybercrime?

By Tim Cooper on November 15, 2017
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The wave of cybercrime keeps rising. It is the second most reported economic crime globally, according to PWC research (though many incidents go unreported). It has already affected 32% of organisations – some with million-dollar losses…

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

By Harry Thompson on August 31, 2017

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 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…

Kurtosys CISO speaks at Banking and Insider Threat Briefing

By Elliot Burr on July 25, 2017

On Wednesday 20th September, Kurtosys Co-Founder and Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) Harry Thompson will be giving at talk entitled How to build an effective insider threat strategy, telling of his own experiences in adopting cybersecurity…

Top 5 Tips To Counter Ransomware Attacks

By Graham Jarvis on July 17, 2017

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…

Cyber-Attacks: What Risk Does The Cyber-Security Skills Gap Pose?

By Graham Jarvis on May 22, 2017

“In December 2016 and January 2017, SAI Global, in association with, conducted a global poll of financial services companies, about current trends in risk management and governance. 32% cited cyber security as the biggest challenge…

RegTech, gelato and VR: A look back at ICT Spring Europe 2017

By Victoria Botella on May 18, 2017

A professional footballer, an ice-cream man, and a private banker walk into a room… It is indisputable that in the past 10 years Luxembourg has become a key European financial centre. However, on our visit to…


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