Tags: compliance

Chain BLX debuts decentralized blockchain project

Chain BLX presented what it claims is a disruptive way to execute trades of any kind of digital securities to world leaders in technology, finance and government gathered at Davos. The presentation was a part of the One World Block Chain Event held during the World Economic Forum 2018. Chain BLX uses decentralized blockchain technology…

Technology in finance: banking on business success

New banking technologies and cloud adoption have already changed the way financial institutions operate. Yet the upcoming revised Payments Service Directive (PSD2) will again disrupt the current rules of engagement. It could allow the technology sector, especially Fintech start-ups, and challenger banks to take advantage of an area that is currently ruled by major banks.…

Do You Know Where Your Leases Are?

What is IFRS 16, how will it affect your business and what do you need to do to ensure your leasing arrangements remain compliant? ­­­If you work in finance, compliance, governance or risk management, you will be all too familiar with the ever-changing and ever-hardening regulatory framework that you operate in. There are specific vertical…

EY and Concur unite to help business travellers

Concur, a SAP company and EY have developed an offering that will help business travellers manage their immigration compliance risks and tax liabilities. The new solution will be available on the Concur App center for both Concur and EY clients. It is not currently visible on the App center though. This is the latest extension…

GDPR: Changing the ways businesses interact with their customers

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will come into effect in the UK from 25 May 2018. This affects all businesses small or large, that holds personal data, and you need to start preparing now. The government has confirmed that the UK’s decision to leave the EU will not affect its commencement, so you need…

John Petrie on the challenge of being a CISO

John Petrie is the Global CISO of NTT Security. On a recent trip to London to meet with all the CISO’s across the NTT group of companies, Petrie sat down with Enterprise Times to talk about the challenges of the role. Petrie faces some unique challenges. NTT Security is just one year old and is…

Does your Rev Rec start in CPQ?

Time is running out for companies to streamline their revenue recognition processes. FinancialForce has just deepened integration with Salesforce CPQ. The purpose of this is extend its revenue recognition functionality to include information from that product. This is an interesting move that will deepen the relationship with Salesforce. It ties it closer to the platform…

Oracle helps pharmacovigilance in China

Oracle has announced that dMed is to implement Oracle Argus Safety. Argus safety provides a pharmacovigilance platform that will enable better safety decision making and optimise compliance for dMed’s customers. Customers such as Hua Medicine and Zai Lab will leverage dMed’s services including the Argus Safety platform. China is looking to emerge as a global…

Ubisense find HR at one Sage location

Sage has announced that Ubisense has completed the deployment of Sage People across its global operation. The project was completed five months ago and is already showing benefits. Completed in a 12 week time span it was part of a major initiative to refresh their CRM and ERP systems. This was led by the then VP…

Information security risks continue to rise

NTT Security has published its Risk:Value 2017 report (registration required). The report looks at attitudes and spending on information security across enterprises in several countries. It also shows that the cost of recovering from a data breach continues to rise. There are also some significant differences across national borders when it comes to spending and information…