How Financial Institutions Can Fight Back Against Ransomware

How Financial Institutions Can Fight Back Against Ransomware
Author: NICSA On #WebinarWednesday, NICSA members learned how a far-reaching defense strategy can protect financial institutions against cybercrime. Ron Plesco, Principal, Cyber Response Services at KPMG, moderated the Oct.

Insights into the Future of Financial Services

Insights into the Future of Financial Services
Delta Data provides “3 TAKEAWAYS FROM NICSA’S 2017 GENERAL MEMBERSHIP MEETING.” Topping their list of “to dos”: (1) accept disruption by embracing change and harnessing technology to your advantage; (2) build a strategy by deciding whether to buy, build or partner; and (3) improve communication within the industry.

Robotics Process Automation: Balancing Man and Machine

Robotics Process Automation: Balancing Man and Machine
Author: NICSA Attendees of NICSA’s General Membership Meeting examined the role of robotics and cognitive intelligence within the asset management industry during a panel discussion on Thursday, Oct.

Big Thinkers Share Insights on FinTech

Big Thinkers Share Insights on FinTech
Author: NICSA On October 5, asset managers attending NICSA’s General Membership Meeting learned how to harness the power of FinTech as it shapes the financial service landscape. Christine Parker, Executive Director, Financial Services Digital Advisory at Ernst & Young LLP moderated the panel, which featured experts from Vestigo Ventures, BlackRock, Accenture LLC and Fidelity.

CTO Roundtable: Re-Imagining Asset Management

CTO Roundtable: Re-Imagining Asset Management
Author: NICSA Jib Wilkinson, Deloitte On Thursday October 5, during NICSA’s 2017 General Membership Meeting in Boston, attendees received guidance on leveraging technology to power growth in the asset management industry.

NICSA Welcomes ICI President at October GMM

NICSA Welcomes ICI President at October GMM
Author: NICSA One thing that makes NICSA’s 2017 General Membership Meeting a can’t-miss event is hearing from one of the biggest names in industry policy. NICSA is very pleased to feature Paul Schott Stevens, President and CEO of the Investment Company Institute (ICI), as a renowned keynote speaker at this year’s General Membership Meeting.

TREND GURU JEREMY GUTSCHE TO UNLOCK INNOVATION AT NICSA’S GMM

TREND GURU JEREMY GUTSCHE TO UNLOCK INNOVATION AT NICSA’S GMM
Author: NICSA “On the forefront of cool” may not be something you’d expect at a financial industry trade event. But this is no ordinary event. This year’s GMM will focus on technology and innovation, and joining our line-up of impressive speakers is trend guru Jeremy Gutsche, an award winning innovation expert and “intellectual can of Red Bull.” The theme of the GMM, “Leveraging Innovation to Drive Growth,” focuses on the work and experience of business leaders in the asset management industry.

BlackRock: AI is Already Here

BlackRock: AI is Already Here
Author: NICSA BlackRock’s Jody Kochansky, Head of BlackRock’s Aladdin Product Group, weighs in on the impact of artificial intelligence on the financial industry. Machine learning, natural language processing, and scientific data visualization are actively being integrated into business processes to improve investment performance and client service.

Putting Tech Into Practice at the GMM

Putting Tech Into Practice at the GMM
Author: NICSA When contemplating a focus theme for this year’s General Membership Meeting, one subject dominated the discussion: TECHNOLOGY. Amid the uncertainty ever-present in our industry today, one thing is for sure: technological advances are beginning to take a real foothold in the everyday lives of asset management professionals.

RPA: Breaking Down the Hollywood Factor

RPA: Breaking Down the Hollywood Factor
Author: Allison Lovett, Vice President, Content Manager, NICSA Technology seems to be a central theme, one that permeates every business line of the asset management industry today—and RPA is beginning to take center stage.

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