Carlo di Florio joins ACA Compliance Group as Chief Services Officer

ACA Compliance Group (“ACA”) announced today that Carlo di Florio has joined ACA’s leadership team as Global Chief Services Officer (“CSO”). Read more »

Delta Capita and DTCC Collaborate on SFTR Testing

Delta Capita, the international business and technology consulting and managed services firm, has today announced it is collaborating with The Depository Trust & Clearing Corporation (DTCC), the premier post-trade market infrastructure for the global financial services industry, to help market participants meet their Securities Financing Transactions Regulation (SFTR) trade reporting obligations. Read more »

Adaptive included on prestigious Sunday Times fastest growing UK tech companies list

Adaptive, a consultancy delivering real-time trading technology, today announced that it has ranked 82 in the 19th Annual Sunday Times Hiscox Tech Track 100 league table. Tech Track comprises the top 100 private tech, media and telecoms (TMT) companies in Britain that have displayed the biggest commitment to research innovation and product development.  Read more »

Protiviti Reinforces Its Dedication to Innovation with Opening of Innovation Site in London

Global consulting firm Protiviti has opened a new Protiviti iNNTM innovation site in London, following on from the opening of sites in New York and Chicago earlier this year. The London site will serve as an in-house incubator and accelerator of ideas and next-generation solutions for clients and the firm. The presence of the site within Protiviti’s London office significantly differentiates Protiviti’s innovation culture, reminding employees... more Read more »

FIME to launch India’s first EMV® Level 1 certification services

To support India’s EMV® migration, FIME is launching the country’s first Level 1 contactless testing laboratory and certification services. Payment terminal manufacturers will benefit from local support for their EMV projects, optimizing time to market and costs.  Read more »

DTCC and Accenture Unveil Governance Operating Model to Manage Risks and Promote Safety Across Distributed Ledger Technology Landscape

The Depository Trust & Clearing Corporation (DTCC), the premier market infrastructure for the global financial services industry, and Accenture(NYSE: ACN), a leading global professional services company, today published a white paper, Governing DLT Networks, introducing a DLT governance operating model to manage risks and consequences of an evolving DLT landscape, to ensure the safety and soundness Read more »

Global Fintech Fundraising Fell in First Half of 2019, with Decline in China Offsetting Gains in the US and Europe, Accenture Analysis Finds

Global investment in financial technology (fintech) ventures fell sharply in the first half of 2019, as fundraising and deal activity in China that had soared a year earlier ground to a halt, partially offsetting strong gains in the U.S., U.K. and several other European countries, according to Accenture (NYSE: ACN) analysis of data from CB Insights, a global venture-finance data and analytics firm. Read more »

Drawbridge Partners Announced the Launch of DrawbridgeConnect™ Platform

Drawbridge Partners, a premier cybersecurity services firm specializing in the needs of hedge fund and private equity managers, today announced the launch of DrawbridgeConnect™, an automated management platform which allows firms the ability to manage all aspects of their cybersecurity program. Read more »

Rebura Fuels Company Growth through Increased End User Computing Deployments

Rebura LTD, a cloud and technology consultancy, today announced a 40% year-over-year growth in the UK market, forecasting a further 40% increase in turnover for year three.  In addition, Rebura has achieved Amazon Web Services (AWS) End User Computing (EUC) Competency status and strengthened its lead in the provision of EUC technologies, boosting momentum and broadening its audience in the space. Read more »

Financial Services FTSE 100 CEOs falling behind on tech knowledge

With widespread disruption from new and emerging technologies facing companies, the financial services sector is still lacking in CEOs with a background in technology, according to recent analysis from specialist recruitment firm, Robert Half UK. Read more »

Al Ahli Bank of Kuwait partners with EdgeVerve for its Robotic Process Automation journey

Al Ahli Bank of Kuwait has partnered with EdgeVerve Systems, a subsidiary of Infosys (NYSE: INFY) to steer its automation journey using AssistEdge Robotic Process Automation (RPA). Read more »

FIME supports softPOS development & launch

FIME offers consultancy and testing services to support the development and launch of software-based mobile point of sale (softPOS) solutions. SoftPOS developers can now ensure the functionality, interoperability and security of their applications prior to launch. Read more »

UK SMEs Must Leverage Company Culture to Secure Tech Talent

UK SMEs must create a tech-friendly culture to attract and retain top tech talent, according to a new white paper from Robert Half UK, Recruiting for the future: The challenges for UK SMEs. While remuneration and work–life balance are the top reasons for job moves, SMEs’ ability to offer an innovative culture with high levels of responsibility is central to their ability to secure and retain talent over larger organisations. Read more »

Wavestone and WGroup Announce Their Merger to Start a New and Ambitious Growth Chapter in the US

Founded in 2004 and headquartered in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, WGroup is an IT executive management consultancy focused on delivering IT strategy, cost optimization, and operational improvement advisory services to IT leaders in large enterprises across North America. The Company's experience spans multiple verticals such as Healthcare and Insurance, Media & Entertainment, Global Manufacturing, Retail and Financial Services. WGroup team is... more Read more »

UK fintech Wiserfunding partners with European rating agency modefinance to launch first credit rating service specific for SMEs

Europe’s first certified credit rating for SMEs has launched today in London. The service means that SMEs can, for the first time, receive a specific credit rating that traditionally only larger, public corporates have been able to rely on to demonstrate their value and creditworthiness. Read more »


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