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US Bank Regulators Tighten Cyber-Security Efforts Around SWIFT
Dawn Kawamoto, Associate Editor, Dark Reading
Following the theft of millions of dollars from Bangladesh Bank via the international financial messaging system SWIFT, US banking regulators have outlined steps to tighten cyber-security at the nation's banks.
By Dawn Kawamoto Associate Editor, Dark Reading,
What Will Insurers Face on the Regulatory Front in 2015?
Peggy Bresnick Kendler, Contributing Writer
Among the regulatory challenges facing insurers in 2015 are TRIA uncertainty and new requirements around capital standards and ORSA. Data mastery is key to compliance.
By Peggy Bresnick Kendler Contributing Writer,
Underwriting Insurance Data Security
Stephen Treglia, Legal Counsel, Absolute Software
Because insurance companies operate in the most complex regulatory environment, the consequences of data breaches are many and varied.
By Stephen Treglia Legal Counsel, Absolute Software,
4 Data Management Needs for Fraud Detection
James Ruotolo, Principal, SAS
Efforts are hampered by multiple legacy applications, systems segregated by line of business, disparate SIU case-management systems, and third-party vendor systems that house critical data.
By James Ruotolo Principal, SAS,
Bringing Annuity Compliance Fulfillment Into the Digital Era
Corey Fiedler, Senior Director, Product Management, Broadridge Financial Solutions
How can insurance carriers solve the single-digit e-consent dilemma for annuities?
By Corey Fiedler Senior Director, Product Management, Broadridge Financial Solutions,
2015 Trends: The Growth of Information Governance
Kelly Sheridan, Staff Editor, Dark Reading
Insurers will need to buckle down on information management strategies to address the growth of data throughout the next year.
By Kelly Sheridan Staff Editor, Dark Reading,
Torchmark Sends Reconciliations to the Cloud
Anne Rawland Gabriel, Technology writer and marketing communications consultant
A high-volume data matching solution helps the insurer improve efficiency and reduce risk.
By Anne Rawland Gabriel Technology writer and marketing communications consultant,
Real-Time Monitoring Helps Insurers Tackle MLR Requirements
Joe Susai, Director, Infogix
Medical Loss Ratio reporting and compliance requirements may seem daunting, but the right technology can streamline the process.
By Joe Susai Director, Infogix,
Guardian Life Broadens Social Reach
Kelly Sheridan, Staff Editor, Dark Reading
Financial representatives leverage content, compliance, and retention software to build relationships and grow business on social media.
By Kelly Sheridan Staff Editor, Dark Reading,
Tech Helps Insurers Unite Against Fraud
James Ruotolo, Principal, SAS
With advances in technology, more cross-industry insurance organizations can quickly set up information exchanges to stop the bad guys.
By James Ruotolo Principal, SAS,
Technology & Catastrophe Modeling: Beyond the Hype
Peter Lewis, SVP, AIR Worldwide
As computing power increases, so does the sophistication -- and footprint -- of catastrophe modeling software, which raises important questions about how to deploy, manage, and support these new, more resource-intensive modeling environments.
By Peter Lewis SVP, AIR Worldwide,
What Have We Learned About Risk Management Since 9/11?
Kathy Burger, Editorial Director
Technology has transformed the practice of risk management, but with threats growing more complex and sophisticated, has anything really changed?
By Kathy Burger Editorial Director, Names Counihan Its First CEO
Ellis Booker, Technology Journalist
Kevin Counihan, who ran Connecticut's successful state-based health insurance exchange, becomes's leader.
By Ellis Booker Technology Journalist,
Tech Insight: Hacking The Nest Thermostat
John H. Sawyer, Contributing Writer, Dark Reading
Researchers at Black Hat USA demonstrated how they were able to compromise a popular smart thermostat.
By John H. Sawyer Contributing Writer, Dark Reading,
Oracle Fires Back on Oregon Health Insurance Exchange
David F Carr, Editor, InformationWeek Government/Healthcare
In a lawsuit against the state, Oracle claims it is the victim of a smear campaign designed to obscure the state's project management failures.
By David F Carr Editor, InformationWeek Government/Healthcare,
Crum & Forster Names SVP, Chief Claims Officer
Kelly Sheridan, Staff Editor, Dark Reading
The appointment of Anthony R. Slimowicz is effective June 30, 2014.
By Kelly Sheridan Staff Editor, Dark Reading,
Capital BlueCross CIO Named To Head Healthcare Innovations Business
Kathy Burger, Editorial Director
2013 Elite 8 honoree Mark Caron assumes CEO role at Capital Blue Cross’s Geneia healthcare solutions company.
By Kathy Burger Editorial Director,
AMIS Models European Solvency II with SunGard
Kelly Sheridan, Staff Editor, Dark Reading
The association of Mexican insurance companies is under an April 2015 compliance deadline.
By Kelly Sheridan Staff Editor, Dark Reading,
Aon Affinity Plans to Acquire National Flood Services
Kelly Sheridan, Staff Editor, Dark Reading
The agreement between Aon U.S. Holdings and StoneRiver National Flood Services will expand Aon's client base in the flood insurance sector.
By Kelly Sheridan Staff Editor, Dark Reading,
How P&C Insurers Can Benefit from the Cloud
James Opiyo, Level 3 Communications,
By adopting cloud services, insurers can reduce operating expenses, improve productivity, enhance customer satisfaction and unlock new revenue opportunities.
By James Opiyo, Level 3 Communications ,
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