Fiscal Technologies partners with the Coalition for College Cost Savings to offer its NXG Forensics® purchase-to-pay risk management solution to over 900 US colleges and universities

December 06, 2019 at 10:23AM FISCAL Technologies, a world leading provider of forensic financial solutions and services, and the Coalition for College Savings (The Coalition), announced today they are partnering to provide The Coalition’s member institutions consisting of over 900 private colleges and universities across 32 states, access to the best-in-class Purchase-to-Pay (P2P) risk management platform. Source Fiscal Technologies partners with the Coalition for College Cost Savings to offer its NXG Forensics® purchase-to-pay risk management solution to over 900 US colleges and universities … Selected by FCREG Search Web: Fiscal Technologies partners with the Coalition for College Cost Savings to … Continue reading Fiscal Technologies partners with the Coalition for College Cost Savings to offer its NXG Forensics® purchase-to-pay risk management solution to over 900 US colleges and universities

LEADING CEO CALLS FOR WOMEN IN FINANCE TO ‘BE EMPOWERED AND TAKE ADVANTAGE OF CHANGING LANDSCAPE’

December 05, 2019 at 04:13PM One of the UK’s first female Corporate Banking CEOs, Diana Brightmore-Armour, has called for young women in business to embrace a wave of new opportunities available as companies in the City of London begin to implement fairer hiring practices. The number of women on UK FTSE Boards has more than doubled from 12.5% in 2010 to just over 30% in 2019 and Ms. Brightmore-Armour… Source LEADING CEO CALLS FOR WOMEN IN FINANCE TO ‘BE EMPOWERED AND TAKE ADVANTAGE OF CHANGING LANDSCAPE’ … Selected by FCREG Search Web: LEADING CEO CALLS FOR WOMEN IN FINANCE TO … Continue reading LEADING CEO CALLS FOR WOMEN IN FINANCE TO ‘BE EMPOWERED AND TAKE ADVANTAGE OF CHANGING LANDSCAPE’

Trade finance scale-up Stenn doubles credit capacity

December 04, 2019 at 09:13AM UK-based Stenn, a leading provider of cross-border trade finance, has closed a significant upsizing to its asset-backed financing programme. Stenn has now invested well in excess of $1bn in support of its clients’ global trade activities. The latest funding round doubles Stenn’s credit capacity and enables it to provide a greater number of businesses with faster access to trade financing than the… Source Trade finance scale-up Stenn doubles credit capacity … Selected by FCREG Search Web: Trade finance scale-up Stenn doubles credit capacity Continue reading Trade finance scale-up Stenn doubles credit capacity

ABN Amro shuts down half of its ATM estate in response to escalating violence

December 03, 2019 at 12:11PM ABN Amro has shut down and emptied 479 cash dispensers as an emergency response to a sharp rise in A… ABN Amro shuts down half of its ATM estate in response to escalating violence … Selected by FCREG Search Web: ABN Amro shuts down half of its ATM estate in response to escalating violence Continue reading ABN Amro shuts down half of its ATM estate in response to escalating violence

Collaboration provides market participants with European market quality metrics free of charge Plato Partnership, the not-for-profit company working to improve the European equities marketplace, and BMLL Technologies, the data engineering and analytics firm, today announced the launch of Platometrics, a new market quality metrics tool. Platometrics is the first service of its kind, providing market participants with a complete picture of trading data and trends from European venues, entirely free of charge. Platometrics provides users with: A consolidated overview of liquidity from across Lit, Dark/Grey, Bilateral and Non-Addressable trades; The European best bid offer (EBBO) across exchanges at any specific point in time; and A range of market quality metrics on a large range of instruments for individual stock analysis and by venues for performance comparison purposes including (but not limited to) market impact, intraday volatility, order fill rates, average resting time of orders, percentage presence time at EBBO and trade-order ratio. All metrics are available on a transaction date plus one day basis (i.e. up to the end of the prior trading day) with up to six months of historical data. The metrics cover European equities and equity like instruments, including Shares, ETFs, DRs, and Certificates. On one intuitive interface, users can view consolidated data from across Europe or drill down to explore multiple metrics by market, venue or specific security. Access to Platometrics is free to all market participants, from portfolio managers, traders, compliance analysts and risk managers, to quant researchers, regulators and academics. Signup and access is via an online dashboard. The scope of Platometrics is extensive, from helping firms improve best execution and understand liquidity sourcing and price forming dynamics, to analysing market quality and informing policy and strategy discussions. Its launch marks another milestone in Plato’s mission to bring much needed innovation to the European marketplace and all its participants. Mike Bellaro, CEO of Plato Partnership, said: ”Plato Partnership is committed to giving something back to the marketplace, and Platometrics will open a wide range of information to market participants who were previously locked out by impenetrable complexity of data and high costs.” “Whilst trading data from different venues is available, it is disparate and spread across multiple platforms for different exchanges and regions. This makes it challenging to compare and assess disparities and variations between different parts of the marketplace. Platometrics offers the first viable solution to this market-wide challenge, and we are delighted to be able to offer this tool to all participants, free of charge.” Johannes Sulzberger, CEO of BMLL Technologies said: “BMLL is very excited to be collaborating with the Plato Partnership, bringing clarity and insight into the complexity of European markets for the first time. Platometrics represents a step-change in the analytics deployed within Europe and we are pleased to be able to provide simple answers to the core challenges faced by market participants, namely; addressable liquidity, cross-venue price formation and execution quality.” “BMLL provides the data, analytics & compute to be the single source of truth around the consolidated European liquidity landscape, the consolidated best price across venues and execution metrics for different venues and securities.”

December 02, 2019 at 12:07PM Henry Umney, CEO of ClusterSeven, offers his views on the regulatory, business and risk management trends in the banking and financial services industry for 2020: Modelling will become central to commercial operations, making model risk management a constant business theme With all-round, general uncertainties in the geo-political landscape – trade wars, Brexit, Middle East tensions, etc. Source Collaboration provides market participants with European market quality metrics free of charge Plato Partnership, the not-for-profit company working to improve the European equities marketplace, and BMLL Technologies, the data engineering and analytics firm, today announced the launch of … Continue reading Collaboration provides market participants with European market quality metrics free of charge Plato Partnership, the not-for-profit company working to improve the European equities marketplace, and BMLL Technologies, the data engineering and analytics firm, today announced the launch of Platometrics, a new market quality metrics tool. Platometrics is the first service of its kind, providing market participants with a complete picture of trading data and trends from European venues, entirely free of charge. Platometrics provides users with: A consolidated overview of liquidity from across Lit, Dark/Grey, Bilateral and Non-Addressable trades; The European best bid offer (EBBO) across exchanges at any specific point in time; and A range of market quality metrics on a large range of instruments for individual stock analysis and by venues for performance comparison purposes including (but not limited to) market impact, intraday volatility, order fill rates, average resting time of orders, percentage presence time at EBBO and trade-order ratio. All metrics are available on a transaction date plus one day basis (i.e. up to the end of the prior trading day) with up to six months of historical data. The metrics cover European equities and equity like instruments, including Shares, ETFs, DRs, and Certificates. On one intuitive interface, users can view consolidated data from across Europe or drill down to explore multiple metrics by market, venue or specific security. Access to Platometrics is free to all market participants, from portfolio managers, traders, compliance analysts and risk managers, to quant researchers, regulators and academics. Signup and access is via an online dashboard. The scope of Platometrics is extensive, from helping firms improve best execution and understand liquidity sourcing and price forming dynamics, to analysing market quality and informing policy and strategy discussions. Its launch marks another milestone in Plato’s mission to bring much needed innovation to the European marketplace and all its participants. Mike Bellaro, CEO of Plato Partnership, said: ”Plato Partnership is committed to giving something back to the marketplace, and Platometrics will open a wide range of information to market participants who were previously locked out by impenetrable complexity of data and high costs.” “Whilst trading data from different venues is available, it is disparate and spread across multiple platforms for different exchanges and regions. This makes it challenging to compare and assess disparities and variations between different parts of the marketplace. Platometrics offers the first viable solution to this market-wide challenge, and we are delighted to be able to offer this tool to all participants, free of charge.” Johannes Sulzberger, CEO of BMLL Technologies said: “BMLL is very excited to be collaborating with the Plato Partnership, bringing clarity and insight into the complexity of European markets for the first time. Platometrics represents a step-change in the analytics deployed within Europe and we are pleased to be able to provide simple answers to the core challenges faced by market participants, namely; addressable liquidity, cross-venue price formation and execution quality.” “BMLL provides the data, analytics & compute to be the single source of truth around the consolidated European liquidity landscape, the consolidated best price across venues and execution metrics for different venues and securities.”

Emmanuel de Rességuier & Raphael Barisaac, UniCredit on SCA changing the industry

November 14, 2019 at 11:18AM We speak with Emmanuel de Rességuier & Raphael Barisaac, UniCredit about how will the SCA change the industry. Source Emmanuel de Rességuier & Raphael Barisaac, UniCredit on SCA changing the industry … Selected by FCREG Search Web: Emmanuel de Rességuier & Raphael Barisaac, UniCredit on SCA changing the industry Continue reading Emmanuel de Rességuier & Raphael Barisaac, UniCredit on SCA changing the industry

MyChargeBack Warns Consumers to Beware Online Holiday Shopping, Auction, Charity, and Travel Scams

November 13, 2019 at 08:28AM In advance of the coming holiday season, MyChargeBack, the world leader in fund recovery for victims of online scams, is warning consumers that scammers are ready and waiting to cash in on their purchases. In particular, this year MyChargeBack advises to look out for URL redirects that point to fake “mirror” websites that duplicate the content, look, and function of their legitimate… Source MyChargeBack Warns Consumers to Beware Online Holiday Shopping, Auction, Charity, and Travel Scams … Selected by FCREG Search Web: MyChargeBack Warns Consumers to Beware Online Holiday Shopping, Auction, Charity, and Travel Scams Continue reading MyChargeBack Warns Consumers to Beware Online Holiday Shopping, Auction, Charity, and Travel Scams

Cloud-Native Archive from Smarsh Delivers Global Enterprises Unprecedented Flexibility and Scale

November 08, 2019 at 09:17AM Smarsh, helping customers get ahead – and stay ahead – of the risk within their electronic communications, today announced that its Enterprise Archive is the first of its kind to bring cloud scale and multi-cloud deployability to the enterprise information archiving space. The cloud-native architecture of Enterprise Archive creates a secure and scalable platform across multiple cloud… Source Cloud-Native Archive from Smarsh Delivers Global Enterprises Unprecedented Flexibility and Scale … Selected by FCREG Search Web: Cloud-Native Archive from Smarsh Delivers Global Enterprises Unprecedented Flexibility and Scale Continue reading Cloud-Native Archive from Smarsh Delivers Global Enterprises Unprecedented Flexibility and Scale

Emmanuel de Rességuier & Raphael Barisaac, UniCredit on causes behind the creation of SCA

November 07, 2019 at 11:09AM We speak with Emmanuel de Rességuier & Raphael Barisaac, UniCredit about what are some of the causes behind the creation of SCA. Source Emmanuel de Rességuier & Raphael Barisaac, UniCredit on causes behind the creation of SCA … Selected by FCREG Search Web: Emmanuel de Rességuier & Raphael Barisaac, UniCredit on causes behind the creation of SCA Continue reading Emmanuel de Rességuier & Raphael Barisaac, UniCredit on causes behind the creation of SCA

Salt Edge releases an open source solution for SCA and dynamic linking under PSD2

October 29, 2019 at 11:20AM After the EBA published on 21 June 2019 its opinion on the SCA elements under PSD2, addressing the concerns about the industry readiness to implement SCA into practice, it became obvious that many financial institutions were not prepared to meet the requirements. To assist institutions with it, Salt Edge introduces its latest contribution to open source with the code of Salt Edge Authenticator… Source Salt Edge releases an open source solution for SCA and dynamic linking under PSD2 … Selected by FCREG Search Web: Salt Edge releases an open source solution for SCA and dynamic … Continue reading Salt Edge releases an open source solution for SCA and dynamic linking under PSD2

Visa and Marqeta offer Fintechs a Path to Growth in the World’s Fastest Growing Digital Payments Landscape

October 28, 2019 at 09:43AM Marqeta expansion radically simplifies the process of launching digital card programs across 10 markets in Asia Pacific Visa, the world’s leader in digital payments, and Marqeta, the modern card issuing platform, today announced a platform collaboration intended to ease global expansion for multi-national card programs. The project plans to provide a streamlined developer-friendly path for Visa… Source Visa and Marqeta offer Fintechs a Path to Growth in the World’s Fastest Growing Digital Payments Landscape … Selected by FCREG Search Web: Visa and Marqeta offer Fintechs a Path to Growth in the World’s Fastest Growing Digital … Continue reading Visa and Marqeta offer Fintechs a Path to Growth in the World’s Fastest Growing Digital Payments Landscape