Whitepapers

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Passwords: The Credential Everyone Loves to Hate. Are they Really that Bad?

25th May 2017

Company: Crossmatch
Despite the strident proclamations of the demise of passwords, they are nowhere near dead. In fact, they’re just getting warmed up. Passwords do pose security challenges, but to say they are dead and should be summarily retired from use is impractical at best and downright destructive at worst. Download this white paper to learn techniques... read more
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Spreadsheets & Operational Risk: Mitigating Operational Risk With TimeScape EDM+

25th May 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
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White Paper- Financial Markets Data and Analytics. Everywhere You Need Them.

24th May 2017

Company: Xenomorph
This White Paper provides an introduction to the TimeScape MarketPlace, a cloud-based data solution for publishing and consuming financial markets data and analytics. TimeScape MarketPlace enables multi-user and multi-organization access to published data sets and analytics in the cloud, and adds integration with Microsoft Power BI. read more
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IFRS 9 Data Management Challenges

23rd May 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 some of these challenges, including the need to adopt a consistent approach to measuring expected credit losses, as well as accurately... read more
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Spreadsheets & Operational Risk: Instrument Valuation Issues, Data & Regulation

22nd May 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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HOW TO BUILD A DISASTER RECOVERY PLAN USING THE CLOUD

22nd May 2017

Company: Druva
In 2016, there were more than 90 million cyber attacks on companies and individuals, and this number will most likely double in 2017. In such a climate, an attack is not a matter of if, but when. The secret to recovering from a ransomware breach or other disaster lies in preparation. It is no longer sufficient, or even wise, for an IT manager to... read more
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Spreadsheet Agility within EDM – Centralized. Audited. Compliant.

22nd May 2017

Company: Xenomorph
This paper describes how spreadsheet calculations and analytics can be integrated within a centralized, audited Enterprise Data Management (EDM) process. Given regulations such as BCBS 239 and Dodd-Frank mandating a reduction in the reliance upon manual end-user processes, such an approach offers the flexibility, agility and ease of use that... read more
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Strong Authentication Buyer's Guide

18th May 2017

Company: Crossmatch
Composite authentication needs to be in your future. Find out why with this buyer's guide. Today’s authentication solutions need to secure all your applications – cloud, mobile, web and legacy - while balancing convenience and security. They need to be easy to install and manage and be flexible enough to grow as your needs grow. And they need... read more
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Robotics/AI an increasingly potent lever to boost operating efficiency

15th May 2017

Financial institutions have recently been actively embracing robotics and AI to improve back-office efficiency. This trend is driven by both financial institutions' growing need to increase cost-efficiency and improvement in robotics/AI technologies’ practical applicability. read more