Whitepapers

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Empowering Insurance Companies with In-Memory Computing

17th November 2017

Company: GridGain Systems
As insurance providers seek to stand out in an increasingly crowded field, technology is a crucial part of maintaining a competitive edge. With consumers expecting instant turnaround on quotes, underwriting, and claims processing, successful providers must process transactions in real-time. In this white paper we discuss: • Challenges facing... read more

Pathways to Profit: Leveraging next generation technology

17th November 2017

Cloud computing, AI and DLT will drive revenue growth and cost-savings opportunities for capital markets firms. While the opportunity to leverage the technology to improve business is clear, financial institutions are concerned that they don’t have sufficient resources and expertise to realize the full potential of the technology. In this white... read more
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Enterprise Data Management: A Solution for Evolving Industry Requirements

17th November 2017

Company: Xenomorph
This white paper outlines areas in which key industry issues around enterprise data management can be effectively addressed using Xenomorph’s leading EDM solution, TimeScape EDM+. read more
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Comparing and Contrasting the Kx and Hadoop Ecosystems

16th November 2017

Company: Kx Systems
Over the past two decades companies in the financial services industry working with extremely large datasets have turned to Kx's high-performance time-series database kdb+, with its built-in programming language called q, for high performance analytics. Some of these companies have in recent years also built applications in Apache Hadoop. Find... read more

Spreadsheets & Operational Risk: Mitigating Operational Risk With TimeScape EDM+

13th November 2017

Company: Xenomorph
Regulation is now forcing change in spreadsheet and other End User Computing (EUC) application usage and policy. This paper illustrates how the analytics and data management capabilities of TimeScape EDM+ mitigate the operational risks of spreadsheet usage and extend the footprint of Enterprise Data Management into the Front Office. read more

Banking on the Cloud for Client Lifecycle Management

8th November 2017

Company: Fenergo
Learn about the potential of cloud for Client Lifecycle Management, the benefits it can deliver to banks and key considerations when migrating from on-premise to cloud. More and more banks are now rapidly embracing deploying their regulatory applications on the cloud to take advantage of scalability, lower capital costs, ease of operations and... read more

IFRS 9 Data Management Challenges

6th November 2017

Company: Xenomorph
The mandatory adoption of IFRS 9 at the beginning of 2018 will cause a number of data management challenges for firms impacted and required to comply with the new accounting standards. This paper outlines key challenges, including the need to adopt a consistent approach to measuring expected credit losses, as well as accurately classifying assets... read more
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Spreadsheets & Operational Risk: Instrument Valuation Issues, Data & Regulation

3rd November 2017

Company: Xenomorph
Regulations such as BCBS 239 are forcing changes in the usage and governance of spreadsheets and other end-user computing (EUC) applications in financial markets. This paper outlines the main risks in spreadsheet usage in derivative and fixed income valuation, and explains some of the regulators motivations in addressing this source of operational... read more
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The Six Key Areas where CFOs Fail to Deliver for the Board of Directors

2nd November 2017

Company: Kyriba
Every CFO wants to be a better strategic business partner to the board of directors and the CEO. In many cases they are, but in certain areas, they are failing to deliver what the board really wants, according to a new survey from CFO Research in collaboration with Kyriba. Download this exclusive report now to get the latest information and... read more