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Financial workers in £4bn productivity black hole
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26th June 2019

Financial workers in £4bn productivity black hole

Workplace technology problems are creating a £4 billion productivity ‘black hole’ for the UK, according to Capita research, with almost half of financial services employees wasting at least an hour a month on trying to solve IT problems themselves.
Libra: Will Facebook’s currency make fools of us?
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25th June 2019

Libra: Will Facebook’s currency make fools of ...

Facebook’s plans to launch a new digital currency, Libra, have drawn immediate scrutiny from regulators. The Group of Seven nations (G7) is to set up a forum to examine the potential impact of digital currencies on the world financial ...
Just cultures: Why leaders must own cyber security
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20th June 2019

Just cultures: Why leaders must own cyber security

In a world of hostile actors, fallible employees, and fast-changing technologies such as AI, leaders need to take personal ownership of security, reports Chris Middleton.
Bank cybercrime: An on-demand business
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19th June 2019

Bank cybercrime: An on-demand business

Financial cybercrime is now an as-a-service business, delegates were told at the Transform Finance Banking Cyber Security Forum in London this week.
Going Deutsche: German giant creates ‘bad bank’ in revamp
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17th June 2019

Going Deutsche: German giant creates ‘bad bank’ in ...

Deutsche Bank is to create a €30-50 billion ‘bad bank’ as part of an overhaul of its operations, as it shifts focus away from high-risk investment banking, according to the Financial Times.
US publishes new banking risk guidelines
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13th June 2019

US publishes new banking risk guidelines

US banking regulator the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC) has published its Semiannual Risk Perspective for the first half of 2019. Cybersecurity and compliance emerge as dominant themes in the 30-page report, which sets out what the OCC ...