The Financial Services Group at lobbying firm Ballard Partners is approaching its two-year anniversary, and just like the industries it specializes in, it’s growing at a rapid pace. Ballard Partners launched the practice in August 2020 and brought on former Florida Chief Financial Officer Jeff Atwater to run the show. Though many know Atwater for
GRAND ISLAND, Neb. (KSNB) – Inflation has caused people to become more aware of the security of their money. Everyday living and frequent purchases add up a little more than they use to, with the rise of gas and groceries prices. With the current inflation, many people are looking for ways to better their budget.
Israel’s Capital Market, Insurance and Savings Authority (CMISA) recently published two new risk management circulars for financial service providers. The first circular pertains to risk management in its broadest sense, while the second circular specifically addresses cyber risk management. Both circulars apply to a long list of financial service licensees, including small entities: 1. Licensees
By employing DevOps processes in infrastructure management, Opus is empowering the biggest names in the industry to succeed in today’s always-on digital world. ALPHARETTA, Ga., June 14, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Having recently celebrated their silver jubilee, Opus Consulting Solutions has a rich legacy of over two decades of helping global financial institutions accelerate their digital transformation journey.
Operational resilience is a priority for the regulators of financial services in the UK. It is prominent in both the Prudential Regulation Authority’s (PRA) and the Financial Conduct Authority’s (FCA) business plans. Over the last year, the UK financial services industry has been busy implementing their regulators’ new operational resilience framework; identifying and mapping important
A number of people suspected of using rural banks in Central China”s Henan province to commit a series of serious crimes have been detained, local police said. Some funds and assets involved in the case have also been sealed, seized or frozen in line with the law, according to a statement released by the public
The financial services company CLSA Premium NZ (CLSAP NZ) has been ordered to pay $770,00 for breaching anti-money laundering rules. Photo: 123RF The Financial Markets Authority (FMA) filed proceedings against the Hong Kong owned derivatives issuer, formerly known as KVB Kunlun, claiming that the company failed to meet its duties under anti-money laundering and countering
Cybercrime , DDoS Protection , Endpoint Security 17.2 Million Request-Per-Second Attack Launched by 20,000 Bots, Cloudflare Says Prajeet Nair (@prajeetspeaks) • August 21, 2021 Security firm Cloudflare says it detected and mitigated a 17.2 million request-per-second distributed denial-of-service attack, almost three times larger than any previously reported HTTP DDoS attack. See Also: 2021
A single sign-on for government service access is in development in the UK, Australia’s government has published a case study with OCR Labs on selfie biometrics for financial services access and the U.S. contracts LexisNexis Risk Solutions to help deal with the wave of unemployment fraud attempts, of which spoof attacks have made up a