Robotics

The robots are coming! Now is the time to embrace technological advances that are accelerating the process of replacing people with robotics and automation. It’s not about removing humans from the workplace, but rather enabling organisations to make the best use of...

MIFID II

The Markets in Financial Instruments Directive, more commonly known as MiFID II, is no longer just about compliance. With the deadline already behind us, firms now need to focus on the next stage of remaining compliant and operating successfully in what is becoming an...

GDPR

With less than six months to go until the deadline for compliance with the new EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), now is the time to prepare. Billed as the biggest change to data privacy laws in many years, GDPR has the potential to massively impact the...

Brexit

Britain’s decision to leave the EU has caused ramifications across all areas of the financial services sector. Where your business is located has taken on a whole new meaning, with the possibility that some firms may be unable to properly service clients in all...
Data rules and will always rule

Data rules and will always rule

Regulating data collection is not a new concept and many laws already exist to do just that. Brickendon Managing Consultant Roberts Vonsovics looks at what impact the introduction of the new EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will have on existing data protection legislation when it comes into effect in May 2018

MiFID II: The importance of data quality and lineage

MiFID II: The importance of data quality and lineage

With the MiFID II implementation deadline already upon us, Brickendon’s experts look at the issues associated with data quality and lineage and why it pays to have a globally consistent strategic and holistic approach to sourcing and populating data.

Legal Entity Transformation in a Brexit World

Legal Entity Transformation in a Brexit World

Britain’s decision to leave the EU means many things for the financial services sector, including the possibility of being unable to properly service clients in all regions post-Brexit. Brickendon’s experts look at how best to prepare for all eventualities and avoid potentially significant losses of income.

GDPR – Technology Environment

GDPR – Technology Environment

The rules governing the new EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) are not restricted to live production environments. Brickendon looks at the challenges associated with ensuring compliance in all parts of a bank’s operations.

GDPR – Compliance Planning

GDPR – Compliance Planning

With the deadline for the new EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) fast approaching, Brickendon looks at how organisations can devise a process to ensure future compliance and adequate breach notification.

GDPR – Data Architecture

GDPR – Data Architecture

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) comes into effect on 25th May 2018. Brickendon looks at what steps organisations holding personal data for their EU customers and employees need to do to ensure compliance.

Brickendon Expertise: GDPR – Data Governance

Brickendon Expertise: GDPR – Data Governance

With the deadline for the new EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) fast approaching, many organisations are struggling to define their requirements and assess the operational impact the changes will have on their data governance programmes. Brickendon looks at how banks should be aligning their GDPR programmes with their overall data-management capabilities gives advice on how to identify overlaps and gaps.

MiFID II: Documenting a Targeting Operating Model

MiFID II: Documenting a Targeting Operating Model

With the deadline for MiFID II compliance already having been delayed by a year to January 2018 in response to concerns about complexity, implementation plans should already be well under way in most financial institutions. Brickendon’s risk, regulation and data experts look at how implementing the correct Target Operating Model (TOM) could help organisations on the road to compliance.

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