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Relationships With Regulatory Authorities [Trend To Watch]

Tim Lind, global head of financial regulatory solutions at Thomson Reuters, sat down with Finextra at Sibos, the annual conference organized by SWIFT, to discuss the challenges financial services companies face when it comes to regulatory change. To put the regulatory climate into better perspective, Mr. Lind pointed out a few facts: Over the last […]

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Regulatory Changes [Trend To Watch]

Financial services executives are likely tossing and turning at night, thinking about the shift to digital, stringent regulations. As the Financial Times reported: “Bank bosses perhaps are worried most about not being publically humiliated by a failing grade.” We at Perficient know this first-hand, as we regularly advise financial institutions on how to better measure […]

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How Can You Use IBM Watson To Prepare Your Taxes?

Tax season is here. Many of us are in the midst of scrambling to collect the tax forms that arrive via snail mail and electronically. Once we believe we have all the forms that are required to complete our taxes, we log into one of the myriad tax preparation software applications on the market, send […]

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War On Cybercrime [Trend To Watch]

In a survey conducted by the Depository Trust & Clearing Corporation (DTCC), the premier post-trade market infrastructure for the global financial services industry, 56% of respondents rated cyber risk a top-five concern, while 22% indicated it was their biggest concern. A recent quarterly Cybersecurity Market Report published by Cybersecurity Ventures projects that $1 trillion will be spent […]

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6 Levels Of Data Architecture

“What’s new?” is an interesting and broadening eternal question, but one which, if pursued exclusively, results only in an endless parade of trivia and fashion, the silt of tomorrow. I would like, instead, to be concerned with the question “What is best?”, a question which cuts deeply rather than broadly, a question whose answers tend […]

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What Does President Trump Really Think Of Dodd-Frank?

Yesterday, President Donald Trump signed an executive order that is aimed at reducing regulation across all industries. Part of his push, which has been framed to help small and large companies alike, requires departments and agencies to “identify at least two existing regulations to be repealed” for every new one proposed. When it comes to […]

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[Guide] Top 15 Financial Services Trends For 2017

While we can’t always be certain which trends the new year will bring, we can offer predictions based on our conversations with industry executives and our customers, looking at what companies have accomplished in the past year, and the initiatives they already have in place for the future. In fact, that’s exactly how we compiled […]

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The OCC Highlights 4 Key Risks The Federal Banking System Is Facing

The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC), whose mission is to ensure that national banks and federal savings associations conduct business in a safe manner, provide fair access to services, treat customers fairly, and comply with applicable laws and regulations, released its Fall 2016 Semiannual Risk Perspective, which draws on data gathered from […]

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Top 10 Financial Services Blog Posts Of 2016

While we rolled into 2017, I thought it would be neat to see what our readers were, well, reading. Without further ado, here are the top 10 blog posts Perficient’s financial services practice wrote that seemed to be popular among readers. They’re ranked in order of popularity, with number one being the most viewed piece. Citi’s Digital […]

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Perficient Beefs Up Financial Services Through Acquisition

We’re only a couple days into the new year and are already making smart moves that further position our company as a leader in numerous industries, including financial services. Today, Perficient announced the acquisition of RAS & Associates, a Denver-based operations and management consulting firm focused on partnering with organizations to find the “how.” With […]

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