Financial Services

Securing PII Data in the Cloud for Financial Services

Data protection, particularly for sensitive data like PII (personally identifiable information), is an extremely important consideration for the enterprise. The financial, legal, and reputational costs for non-compliance can be very high. It is a common [...]

10% or 10x? Consider the Exponential Option

We talk a lot about the digital age, the accelerating pace of change in business and the influx of innovation the world is seeing. New technologies engulf us: the cloud, machine learning, artificial [...]

FIA Expo 2018 – Day One

A few themes always emerge at FIA Expo and this year Europe managed to steal the spotlight as the main topics of discussion on the first day were regulatory deference and the recent [...]

FIA Boca 2018 – Day One

The clocks have been moved forward by an hour and St. Patrick’s Day beckons so it must be time for international futures participants to gather in Florida once again. As temps hovered in [...]

CME Tech Talk 6.0

The CME Group brought their annual Tech Talk back to Chicago this year after stops in New York and London and the topic of the day was data. With presentations from the Chicago [...]

Can Blockchain Transform the Healthcare Industry?

Blockchain is driving change in financial markets, but it will also serve as the catalyst for transformation across many other industries. Front and center: healthcare. Maven Wave Principals Andrew Dunmore and Nick Polachek describe [...]

May 2017: Fintech Week in Chicago

Fintech has been front page news in Chicago recently as a report from the Global Fintech Hubs Federation (published by Deloitte) ranked the city #5 in the world as a fintech hub. The [...]

FIA Boca – Day Two

A Power Duo to Start the Day Following the ICE Power Breakfast (more on that later), the day’s sessions started off with a bang as Acting CFTC Chairman Chris Giancarlo and Digital Asset [...]

FIA Transformative Trends in Technology

The FIA Technology Committee held their annual election and panel discussion in Chicago last week and for the second year in a row, the panel consisted of speakers from distinctly different disciplines that have recently been [...]

Guggenheim

Company Profile Guggenheim is a privately held global financial services firm with more than $200 billion in assets under management, providing asset management, investment banking and capital markets services, insurance, institutional finance, and investment advisory [...]

Townstone Financial

Company Profile Townstone Financial is a full service mortgage banker with an experienced staff offering expertise in every area of mortgage lending, from purchase to refinance to construction lending. Townstone has built a strong reputation [...]

CIT

Company Profile CIT is a major lending and leasing company with more than $35 billion in finance and leasing assets. A member of the Fortune 500, it provides financing and leasing capital to more than [...]