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As BCBS239 continues to offer substantial challenges to firms, Alan Morley (AML & Risk Practice Lead, USA) discusses whether manual workarounds are having a negative impact on the compliance process, and how Banks need to understand and monitor the amount of debt they are storing up for the future.
As BCBS239 continues to offer substantial challenges to firms, Alan Morley (AML & Risk Practice Lead, USA) discusses whether manual workarounds are having a negative impact on the compliance process, and how Banks need to understand and monitor the amount of debt they are storing up for the future. An overreliance on manual workarounds and tactical mitigants are preventing globally systemi ...
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For decades, status quo reporting was the norm for financial institutions. However, since the global financial crisis in 2008, organizations have experienced an increased mandate in reporting and compliance requirements, resulting in rising costs and significant operational complexity. To address this complexity and help protect their bottom line, financial firms are improving their IT systems and embracing smarter technologies. Read on here:
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New in GFT blog: As Domestically Systemically Important Banks (D-SIBs) begin to map-out their strategies for tackling #BCBS239 , Tony Sodhi (Managing Principal, GFT) highlights their need to implement a rapid approach and how they can take advantage of the experiences and lessons learned by the Globally Systemically Important Banks (G-SIBs).
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The need for a comprehensive location and co-sourcing strategy has never been more important for mid-size and large asset management organizations, says Herman Weintraub, Executive Director, Alternative Investment Practice at GFT Group. Read the full article on our blog!
The new normal in sustained operational efficiency is realised via a cohesive nearshore strategy, says Herman Weintraub, Executive Director, Alternative Investment Practice at GFT Group. The need for a comprehensive location and co-sourcing strategy has never been more important for mid-size and large asset management organizations. A multi-level strategy of leveraging local staff and nears ...
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"Empowering Digital Banks"
Artur Serra, Executive Director Retail Banking, explains: “At GFT, we believe that personal services are still relevant. But the customer experience in the branch has to change dramatically. It’s not about giving them mobile applications, it’s about putting power in the hands of the customer.”
Watch our new video and see how in GFT’s Digital Banking Lab, tomorrow’s banking experiences become a tangible reality today.
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The current pace of regulatory change can seem overwhelming to many buyside firms trading Derivatives. The move to central clearing of some OTC products has raised a number of new challenges around the collateral management process that buyside firms must deal with. Brian Donner writes about these challenges - and solutions - for buyside firms in our blog.
The current pace of regulatory change can seem overwhelming to many buyside firms trading Derivatives. The move to central clearing of some OTC products has raised a number of new challenges around the collateral management process that buyside firms must deal with. Regardless of whether you see opportunities or challenges in this changing landscape, proactive collateral management and opti ...
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"Bank executives throughout Europe have now put the topic of digitalisation on their agendas and given it a high level of priority – although not all are pursuing it with the same sense of urgency." This is the key learning from a survey of top decision-makers conducted by GFT on the future of the financial sector. More (about the) results can be found in our blog:
Bank executives throughout Europe have now put the topic of digitalisation on their agendas and given it a high level of priority – although not all are pursuing it with the same sense of urgency. This is the key learning from a survey of top decision-makers conducted by GFT on the future of the financial sector. Banks in the south European states are particularly active and already have exten ...
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Apply now for the 5th AppArtAward by ZKM | Center for Art and Media Karlsruhe and CyberForum e.V. , sponsored by GFT Group ! Submission ends 5/10/2015. The AppArtAward honors apps that represent advanced artistic applications.
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After four succesful competitions, this year we celebrate the 5th AppArtAward-anniversary this year. The ZKM | Center for Art and Media Karlsruhe, Cyberforum e.V. and their partners are again looking for the best artworks in app format. The AppArtAward honors apps that represent advanced ...
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"The role of the Chief Data Officer (CDO) is continually evolving, and constantly challenged by increasing pressures both from within the firm and externally, both from regulators, and competitors." Read more in our blog and get further insights through our expert videos and papers.
The continued drive for business efficiency, and better understanding of cost, revenue and risk within firms, combined with what appears to be the ‘new normal’ of continued regulatory compliance and reporting, means that the role of Chief Data Officer (CDO) is becoming increasingly important within many organisations. The role of the CDO is therefore continually evolving, and is being constant ...
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#‎FinTech‬ ‪#‎Startups‬ JP Morgan CEO Jamie Dimon: "There are hundreds of startups with a lot of brains and money working on various alternatives to traditional banking." ^db
The man who runs America's biggest bank can't stop worrying about Silicon Valley.
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“Empowering Digital Banks”: The digitisation process puts banks under a lot of pressure, this is where GFT's campaign comes in to help. Marina Walser, Director Portfolio Strategy, talks about rediscovering customers, FinTechs and introduces GFT’s survey “Secrets of Digital Banking Success”.
With the campaign “Empowering Digital Banks”, GFT aims to support the bank’s digitisation process. Marina Walser, Director Portfolio Strategy, talks about the pressure on banks to reinvent themselves, rediscover their customers and succeed against new competitors like Fintechs. She also introduces GFT’s survey “Secrets of Digital Banking Success”. GFT’s “Empowering Digital Banks” campaign a ...
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#GFT Blog: John Barclay - a specialist in Market and Credit Risk - takes another look at the BCBS239 compliance.
With less than 12 months to go before the official January 2016 deadline, the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision’s latest report reveals that banks are struggling to comply with the Principles of BCBS239. The report published in January 2015 represents the capabilities and progress of the 31 Global Systemically Important Banks (G-SIBs), in their quest to meet the full set of require ...
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The GFT Group, headquartered in Stuttgart, Germany, is an international provider of innovative IT solutions and IT-based new business concepts. As a strategic IT partner, GFT supports its clients in the optimization of their business processes through intelligent IT systems and specialists and thus sustainably improves their competitive positions. GFT is among the world’s leading IT service providers in the financial services sector. The company combines established technology experience with a wide range of industry expertise, in order to develop, implement and maintain customized IT solutions. Ulrich Dietz founded GFT in 1987 and is now CEO and principal shareholder of the Group which, in 2010, achieved revenues of around €248 million. It has 1,300 employees at locations in seven countries.


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