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 their employees in areas that...

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 increasingly competitive and...

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 financial services sector around...

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 regions post-Brexit. The only...

Robotics

The robots are coming! Now is the time to embrace technological advances that are accelerating the...

MIFID II

The Markets in Financial Instruments Directive, more commonly known as MiFID II, is no longer just...

GDPR

With less than six months to go until the deadline for compliance with the new EU General Data...

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Brickendon is an award-winning transformational management and technology consultancy, specialising in innovative solutions for the financial services industry. Our people are intelligent and focussed high achievers, with an average of 10 years’ domain experience. Every member brings the best process and expertise from their past to continually improve how we, at Brickendon, improve things for our clients.

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To be forgotten or not to be: the law will decide

To be forgotten or not to be: the law will decide

The new EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) has significant implications for business, with the right of erasure clause expected to generate a raft of issues for companies dealing with data. How the situation plays out remains to be seen, but firms need to prepare now to ensure they are ready for whatever challenges the new legislation brings. Brickendon Senior Consultant and GDPR specialist Corneliu Dicusar looks at the right to erasure in more detail.

Does Quality Assurance need Quality Assessment?

Does Quality Assurance need Quality Assessment?

In finance, whatever the project, process or programme, the mantra is low cost and high quality. Ensuring those levels of cost and quality however can be difficult, particularly when it comes to financial software. Brickendon’s quality expert Srirupa Chaudhuri looks at how to address this and discusses Brickendon’s combined qualitative and quantitative approach to testing.

MiFID II: Testing Strategy

MiFID II: Testing Strategy

With the MiFID II implementation deadline already upon us, Brickendon’s expert consultants look at the importance of adopting a cohesive test strategy.

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.

Robotic Process Automation (RPA)

Robotic Process Automation (RPA)

RPA – Robotic Process Automation – is not about robots taking our jobs. It is about enabling organisations to make the best use of their employees in areas that add value to the firm’s operations by delegating repetitive tasks to machines.

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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