All GRC articles – Page 4

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    ACA Technology Solutions releases ComplianceAlpha


    ACA Technology Solutions, a provider of investment management and regulatory technology solutions, announced the official release of ComplianceAlpha, a comprehensive, cloud-based platform designed to assist chief compliance officers with managing their compliance program tasks and activities.

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    BasisCode Compliance forms compliance advisory council


    BasisCode Compliance, a provider of regulatory compliance software solutions, has formed an advisory council of leading compliance consulting firms to provide industry input in the continuing development of its compliance software platform.

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    The rewards for corruption in British football


    U.K. footie can’t claim to be “the beautiful game” when it’s being stained by corruption. Paul Hodgson reports.

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    FTI Consulting expands Forensic Accounting & Advisory Services Practice


    Global business advisory firm FTI Consulting has added five professionals to the firm’s Forensic Accounting & Advisory Services practice within its Forensic & Litigation Consulting segment. The expansion of the practice includes the addition of Senior Managing Directors Stephanie Lhomme, Patrick Pericak and Nigel Webb, and Managing Directors Irumire David ...

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    Shots fired


    In the aftermath of the Orlando massacre comes the all-too-familiar debate about guns and gun control in the United States. In that, a familiar refrain arises: Why bother regulating something when the evil and disturbed clearly will not obey the laws anyway? Why, indeed. The answer that matters most might ...

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    Strategic risk weighs on executives, survey finds


    Strategic risk is a big threat to companies compared with other risks, yet many executives say they fall short in effectively managing and mitigating such risks. That’s the key finding of a new survey from Grant Thornton, which finds almost two-thirds of executives say strategic risk is a highly significant ...

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    Datawatch brings faster trading analytics


    Datawatch has announced the general availability of Datawatch Panopticon 13.7, providing faster visual data analysis for trading, risk and compliance markets. The new features enable buy-side and sell-side firms, and exchanges to perform Big Data analysis of e-trading data both in real-time as well as intra-day and historically to gain ...

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    UHY names new managing director


    UHY Advisors, a tax and business consulting firm, has promoted Brad Baer to managing director in the UHY management and technology consulting group.

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    Crowe Horwath buys BaxterBruce


    Global risk consulting firm Crowe Horwath, through its subsidiaries, reached an agreement to purchase consulting firm BaxterBruce, which has deep specialization in insurance industry risk consulting.

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    LockPath Joins Cloud Security Alliance


    LockPath, a provider of GRC solutions, has joined the Cloud Security Alliance, a non-profit group that promotes best practices for securing cloud computing.

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    Incisive adds new capabilities to detect spreadsheet fraud


    Incisive Software has added automated detection capabilities to its spreadsheet management technology, Xcellerator, that locate hidden and misrepresented data within spreadsheets, making it easier for companies to detect fraud.

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    LockPath launches Keylight Version 4.4


    LockPath, a provider of GRC solutions, recently announced significant enhancements to its Keylight Platform. In version 4.4 of Keylight, LockPath extends the functionality of its Dynamic Content Framework across the entire platform.

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    Announcing the launch of TalentWave


    The strategic merger of ICon Professional Services and Synergy Services now has a new name and a new identity: TalentWave. The union of ICon Professional Services and Synergy Services in October 2015 brings together two strong leadership teams, as well as the people, processes, and technology to address the increasingly ...

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    Duff & Phelps enhances cyber-security practice


    Duff & Phelps, a global valuation and corporate finance advisor, last week launched new cyber-security services that assist financial services companies in identifying and reducing cyber-security risk. This enhanced service offering enables the firm to manage cyber-security risk at every stage of preparedness

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    Nasdaq acquires Boardvantage


    Nasdaq this month entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Boardvantage, a board portal solution provider that also specializes in leadership collaboration and meeting productivity, for $200 million. The acquisition of Boardvantage, along with the recently closed purchase of Marketwired, is expected to strengthen Nasdaq's position as a global ...

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    Oversight launches new Intelligent Case Assignment capability


    Oversight Systems, an operational expense analysis company, has launched its new Intelligent Case Assignment capability, which helps ensure that line-of-business managers responsible for expense control and transaction monitoring efficiently address risk and financial anomalies. This solution guarantees team members’ time is invested in the highest priority anomalies.

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    Herjavec Group now offers Splunk security products


    Splunk, a software platform provider for real-time operational intelligence, and Herjavec Group, a global managed service provider, recently announced an alliance that includes Splunk solutions at the heart of Herjavec Group’s new managed security service provider offerings. Herjavec Group now offers Splunk Enterprise, Splunk Cloud, and Splunk Enterprise Security (ES) ...

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    Axioma acquires ConceptONE regulatory and risk reporting units


    Axioma, a provider of risk management and portfolio construction solutions to financial institutions, has agreed to acquire the regulatory reporting and risk reporting units of ConceptONE, a global provider of back-office investment services. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

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    No matter who wins the Presidential race in November, compliance officers might lose


    After watching the most recent Democrat and Republican Presidential debates, one begins to wonder what the next President will seek to achieve on various regulatory fronts. Between candidates’ promises to regulate more strongly, or to deregulate entirely, it looks like no matter who wins in November, compliance officers are poised ...

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    Chubb launches cyber ERM solution for clients in Europe


    Chubb, which has been acquired by the ACE Group, this week announced the launch of Cyber Enterprise Risk Management, as the company continues to invest in its cyber risk capabilities across Europe.