Legacy Modernization-Embrace the Digital Transformation

Legacy modernization is a constant attempt for companies to improve their services and to provide the quickest access to information. Organizations are challenged to cope with new applications and to constantly adapt their legacy software to keep up with the latest trends on the business field. The purpose is to improve customer service and compete with [...]

By | September 8th, 2017|

Is the new digital landscape reshaping IT roles?

Companies in all industries are being pulled into the digital age. Customers now expect seamless experiences with the online products and services they use, and they will leave behind businesses that aren't able to meet those digital expectations. Many CIOs are managing huge, complex internal systems — many dominated by legacy IT — and cannot [...]

By | September 4th, 2017|

Millennials are Growing up! Is your bank ready?

Bankers, you're forgiven if you're a little confused on what to do with millennials given the seemingly endless — and often conflicting — research released about the younger generation's attitude toward financial institutions. As consumers, Millennials’ relationships with brands and how they choose to do business has been truly perplexing to most. In no area [...]

By | August 23rd, 2017|

Anti-Money Laundering Enforcement: What to Expect

Banks and other financial institutions entered 2017 facing an increasingly daunting framework of anti-money-laundering (AML) laws and regulations. During the past several years, regulatory agencies have been aggressively stepping up their enforcement actions, and they’ve levied huge fines for compliance failures. Having a comprehensive compliance program in place is becoming more critical than ever. Financial [...]

By | July 24th, 2017|

Countdown to GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation)

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), agreed upon by the European Parliament and Council in April 2016, will replace the Data Protection Directive 95/46/ec in Spring 2018 as the primary law regulating how companies protect EU citizens' personal data. Companies that are already in compliance with the Directive must ensure that they’re compliant with the new requirements of [...]

By | July 21st, 2017|

MIFID II, Meeting Data Transparency and Reporting Hurdles

Amid the regulatory requirements hitting banks, financial firms are especially interested in a new European regulation that will come into effect starting January 1, 2018. It’s Directive 2014/65/EU on markets in financial instruments – also known as Markets in Financial Instruments Directive II (MIFID II). MIFID II affects all actors in the financial industry. On [...]

By | June 26th, 2017|

PSD2: Will you be Ready in 2018?

Don’t let regulatory compliance be a tsunami. Keep Calm and Compliance On In this four-part blog series we will cover the key requirements of PSD2, MIFID II, GDPR and AML. It all began in 2007, with the Payment Service Providers Directive (PSD), which sought to create a single payment market in the European Union to [...]

By | June 20th, 2017|

Assuring your technical needs grow with you: The value of a product road map

As data patterns change, governance takes a higher priority and security becomes more complex, Financial Services Institutions are looking to invest in modernizing their transmission platforms. SEEBURGER is ready for this MFT 3.0 drive guided by our significant Banking, Insurance and Financial Services clientele around the world. M&A strategy for FSI with SEEBURGER Over the [...]

By | August 5th, 2014|

Stretching the IT Spend: Address Pain Points and gain Competitive Advantages with an FSI-specific Platform

Welcome to the first of our series of seven posts on choosing an FSI secure data transmission platform! Over the last 5 years, banking infrastructure decision makers are increasingly being faced with new legislation and compliance regulations that change how IT systems are managed and monitored. IT budgets are expended managing these changes and although [...]

By | May 8th, 2014|

Taming TCO in the financial services industry

File transfer is more than a given at the average financial institution. The Financial Services Industry (FSI) thrives on information and devours it. In one day you might send and receive files in and out of the office, down the street and across the globe, and back and forth with agents, clients, brokers and more. [...]

By | October 10th, 2013|