Regulations Shaping Data Management in the Financial Sector

Banks have always been among the most regulated institutions; however, the year 2008 showed that “the most regulated” doesn’t necessarily mean “regulated enough.” Shortly after the recession, the financial sector experienced a regulatory crackdown from Dodd-Frank, the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act, and Basel II and III among others, all of which imposed rigid requirements […]

It’s Data Privacy Day: Is Your Company up to Speed on Data Security?

Data Privacy Day is celebrated each year in the United States, Canada, and the European Union to honor the January 28, 1981 signing of Convention 108. This was the first legally binding international treaty dealing with privacy and data protection. Recognition of this day calls for individuals, governments and businesses to place a higher value on […]