IM: Real-Time Problems
Traders increasingly are adopting public instant messaging services, but most of these applications open severe security holes.
Consumers to Foot Compliance Bill?
The industrywide cost of compliance has nearly doubled over the past three years, according to the Securities Industry Association (SIA), and costs may be passed on to investors through higher prices and fewer choices.
Basel II Progress Varies by Region
When it comes to implementing Basel II compliance technologies, financial institutions' progress is all over the map, according to "Risk Management and Basel II: Comparing the Financial & Credit Risk Vendors," a new research and vendor ranking report from Celent.
House Approves Regulatory Relief Act, and more
Congress Approves Financial Services Regulatory Relief Legislation, European Commissioners for Competition Warn of Legislation On Cross-Border Clearing, FSA Back Off Training and Competence Rules