All GRC articles – Page 15

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    COSO Announces Internal Control Certificate Program


    The Committee of Sponsoring Organizations of the Treadway Commission is offering an Internal Control Certificate Program that offers financial professionals, including internal auditors and CPAs, the opportunity to earn a professional certificate in the 2013 COSO Internal Control-Integrated Framework. The course includes self-paced learning, a hands-on workshop, and an online ...

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    New ADP Solution Helps With Wage and Hour Compliance


    ADP recently announced the launch of ADP Time & Attendance, a new time and attendance management solution designed to help small businesses simplify wage and hour law compliance, help control overtime, help reduce labor costs, and increase payroll accuracy and efficiency.

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    Day Pitney Launches HIPAA Self-Assessment Tool


    Day Pitney recently announced the launch of its HIPAA Self-Assessment Tool to help clients prepare for the second phase of HIPAA audits by the Department of Health and Human Services' Office for Civil Rights (OCR) in early 2016. The target for these audits has expanded beyond covered entities—healthcare providers, health ...

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    New Tool Allows Traders to Access Historical Book Data


    Trillium, a trading technology provider, today announced the launch of its Surveyor app for iPhone, the first mobile tool to provide access to depth of book quotes for the U.S. equities markets. “By giving everyone access to this free Big Data research and analytics tool, Trillium is bringing more transparency ...

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    Accenture Acquires Beacon Consulting Group


    Accenture, a global professional services company, has acquired Beacon Consulting Group, a consulting firm for the North American asset management community. This acquisition significantly expands Accenture’s asset management consulting capabilities and enhances its ability to help global investment managers, institutional investors, and asset servicers gain an edge in increasingly competitive ...

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    The ‘Shalt Nots’ of GRC Implementations


    There is no shortage of vendors and products in the governance, risk, and compliance software space. Choosing the wrong one can be disastrous. Just as problematic, however, is pairing a poor implementation strategy with even the best of solutions. Missteps can lead to employee revolts, cost overruns, delays, and ineffective ...

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    Cordium Launches New Cyber-Security Training Video


    Cordium, a global provider of compliance consulting, accounting, tax and software to the financial services industry, has launched a cyber-security training video to help firms protect against breaches.

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    National Society of Compliance Professionals Elects New Chair


    The National Society of Compliance Professionals (NSCP), a non-profit, membership organization dedicated to serving and supporting compliance professionals in the financial services industry, has elected Lynn McGrade as chair for the upcoming year.

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    Haskell & White Adds Director of Finance and Administration


    Haskell & White, an independently owned accounting, auditing, and tax consulting firm, has hired Eleanor Schultz as the firm’s director of finance and administration. Schultz will oversee the firm’s internal accounting and finance functions, human resources, and facilities and will play a key role in assisting with the firm’s overall ...

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    AvePoint Enhances Privacy Impact Assessment Solution


    AvePoint, a provider of enterprise-class governance, compliance, and management solutions, recently announced the general availability of the latest release of the AvePoint Privacy Impact Assessment (APIA) solution, exclusively distributed by the International Association of Privacy Professionals. APIA mitigates the risk inherent with manual privacy impact assessments, helping organizations understand and ...

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    Cordium Launches Social Media Review Service


    Cordium, a global provider of compliance consulting and software solutions to the financial services industry, has announced the launch of a new social media review service. Cordium’s compliance consulting team has historically offered social media reviews to its clients as part of its broader compliance consulting program, but this is ...

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    Metalogix: New 'Storage Expert' Product Reduces Storage Costs


    Metalogix, a provider of unified cloud software to migrate, manage and secure content across enterprise collaboration platforms, announced the release of Storage Expert, a new product designed to enable Microsoft SharePoint Administrators to drive increased application and content performance, while dramatically reducing storage costs. Storage Expert is available immediately and ...

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    Metalogix ControlPoint 7.0 Provides Data Breach Risk Management


    Metalogix, a provider of unified management software, recently announced the launch of ControlPoint 7.0. With new, embedded security intelligence, ControlPoint 7.0 delivers real-time situational awareness into suspicious SharePoint user activity to help prevent costly data breaches and leakages. More inside.

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    Narrative Science Launches Quill for Anti-Money Laundering


    Narrative Science, a provider of advanced natural language generation for the enterprise, announced the launch of Quill for Anti-Money Laundering (AML). Quill for AML automates many of the manual processes related to regulatory reporting and compliance documentation by generating natural language reports that are consistent and traceable back to the ...

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    Hall & Company CPAs Appoints Director of Audit Services


    Hall & Company CPAs has named C. Wendell Daniel as director of audit services. Daniel joins the tax, accounting and business consulting firm with a broad range of audit and accounting expertise, including in the areas of mergers and acquisitions, IPOs, succession/exit planning, capital and debt raise transactions, and attestation ...

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    Netwrix Auditor Upgraded to Support Security Investigations


    Netwrix, a provider of IT auditing software that delivers complete visibility into IT infrastructure changes and data access, has announced the release of Netwrix Auditor 7.1. The new version simplifies investigation of past incidents and provides a complete audit trail for compliance audits. It also supports NetApp Clustered Data ONTAP ...

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    Haskell & White Hires Senior Audit Manager


    Haskell & White, an accounting, auditing and tax consulting firms, has hired Hogi Kurniawan as a senior manager in the audit and business advisory services department. Details inside.

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    Akerman Launches Fraud & Recovery Practice Group


    Law firm Akerman yesterday announced the launch of a new national Fraud & Recovery Practice Group, a multidisciplinary legal team devoted exclusively to fraud and recovery. The new group is led by co-chairs, David Spector, who has reshaped case law in affirmative fraud investigation and litigation, and Michael Goldberg, who ...

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    Hearsay Messages Gives Visibility and Control to Compliance Teams


    Hearsay Social, provider of the Predictive Omnichannel Suite for advisors, recently unveiled Hearsay Messages, the first text messaging solution for advisors to compliantly exchange texts with clients and prospects using their current mobile device. Details inside.

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    PwC Names New Process Assurance Leader for Risk Assurance


    Julianne Inozemcev has been appointed as process assurance leader for risk assurance at PwC US. More inside.