Outsmarting Criminals Will Take Data Innovation

When it comes to sacking Financial Crime, our Regulatory & Compliance frameworks are constantly playing catch-up to an evolving threat landscape. This write up from Paul Lashmet aptly frames Financial Crime in the proper context & makes a compelling case for why it will take data innovation in the form of next gen platforms to effectively combat threats and stay …

The New York SHIELD Act

Many of us were probably poolside, at the beach, enjoying a BBQ, or having too much Summer fun to notice that on July 25th 2019, NY State passed new Data Protection and Privacy legislation. NY is joining the wave of States taking bold and swift measures to raise data privacy standards that businesses and other entities that are capturing personal …

Fall 2019 Internship Program

The data suggests there is a positive relationship between internship participation and career outcomes. Students with internship experience in their field of study have higher odds of achieving post-graduate employment. Nationally, the intern to hire conversion rate is 56.1% Ambitious Computer Science or Data Analytics majors seeking practical real world experience are encouraged to apply for our Fall 2019 Internship …

Analyzing Mortgage Data in the Cloud

Greenwich Analytica’s William M. Cohee, gives us a nice walk through of how an analysis of Fannie Mae mortgage data can be conducted in the Cloud using Google Cloud Dataprep by Trifacta and Google Data Studio. Adoption of the Cloud Computing model is accelerating. Even in the risk averse Financial Services sector, we are seeing some of the barriers to …

Innovation in Data Management

The mandate for Data Management within Financial Services is changing and the industry may need to consider a range of fresh, non-traditional approaches to answer the call. The firms that are not planning to innovate could struggle monetizing their data assets going forward and risk falling behind their more forward-thinking, data savvy peers. Check-out this insightful post from William Cohee …

Digital Transformation

Digital Transformation is much more than a tech fad. As a concept, its been around for decades under various names. The difference now is the stakes are higher – there’s much more riding on the outcomes. Here’s a great short read on why Digital Transformation is not just a buzzword… https://www.techrepublic.com/article/what-digital-transformation-actually-means-for-an-organization/