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RISK-MANAGEMENT TECHNOLOGY PWC reports that financial firms struggle with inadequate data gathering and measurement tools; Townsend Analytics introduces new features to its RealTick 7.6 platform.
RISK-MANAGEMENT TECHNOLOGY Merrill Lynch implements Mantas' Money Laundering Monitor and Broker Surveillance Monitor applications to detect money-laundering; South Africa's Standard Banking Group licenses Algorithmics' Algo Collateral platform.
ROI Reigns Supreme The stock market is still faltering, budgets have been cut and colleagues continue to be laid off. The worst of it is tech execs are having trouble getting approval for technology projects that used to make their professional lives worth living.
Broker Dealers - Are you ready for the Patriot Act? Financial-services firms are under the gun to create sophisticated monitoring and detection systems that call attention to suspicious trades. But where does a firm begin?
Not What it Used To Be: Risk-Management-Technology Spending Overall, risk-management-technology spending is slowing, but credit-risk spending continues to grow.
Smaller Asset Managers Cry Foul at Some Basel II Requirements The Basel II debate heats up as smaller firms grumble about being left in the cold.
Running Out of Room: Data-Storage Needs Explode Newly proposed business-continuity-planning requirements make firms rethink their approach to information-storage technologies.
No Proof, No Project In tough economic times, proving return on investment is essential to justify projects. Merrill Lynch and Citibank Global Securities have complex ROI strategies in place.
IDC Acquires Meridien in Quest for International Financial-Services Research and Advisory Firm IDC expands its reach into the financial-services technology world with the acquisition of Meridien Research.
RISK-MANAGEMENT TECHNOLOGY * Kamakura launches a new information service with default probabilities for multiple models; Algorithmics and Commerzbank partner to develop Algo OpModel.