Entries by Simon Roberts

Dodd Frank Record Keeping Rules – a lot of data for banks to untangle!

Dodd Frank Record Keeping Rules – a lot of data for banks to untangle! Bank systems have thousands of data attributes, delivered by hundreds of internal and external sources, all stored in dozens of unconnected databases. This fragmentation results in a continual challenge of mapping, cross-referencing and manual reconciliation, further exacerbated by the problem of […]

Regulatory Update – negotiating the web of compliance

The increasing burden of financial regulation has become the primary reason banks are unable to earn more than their cost of capital. Many of the most systemically important banks are struggling with compliance requirements for improved data aggregation, governance, architecture and processes.   Regulation is directed towards improvement in bank risk management, reporting and decision […]