Up close with State Street’s CIO

When you're the CIO overseeing 5,000 IT staff around the world, there's a lot on your shoulders. That's the position Christopher Peretta of State Street Corp., which provides financial services to institutional investors, finds himself in. That's why

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: November 6th, 2012 Howard Solomon

NBCN offers PriceMetrix CommissionCheck to customers

National Bank Correspondent Network (NBCN) Inc., a subsidiary of Montreal-based National Bank Financial Inc., made a deal with Toronto-based PriceMetrix Inc. to offer its CommissionCheck SaaS product as an added feature to its

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: August 26th, 2011 jd speedy

Desjardins

Desjardins General Insurance Group has migrated from its mainframes in an effort to speed up online transactions and better attract incoming IT talent.The Montreal-based property and casualty insurer moved away from the aging

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: July 20th, 2011 Rafael Ruffolo

HomeTrust bets its future growth on SAP banking software

After a two-and-a-half-year-long implementation of banking software to rip and replace almost all systems in HomeTrust Co.’s IT environment, the Canadian mortgage lender just hit the go live button earlier in July on

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: July 19th, 2011 Kathleen Lau

Financial services firms get updated authentication guidance

The Federal Financial Institutions Examination Council (FFIEC) recently updated the authentication guidance it provides to financial services firms that conduct online banking services. The supplement is to the Authentication in an Internet Banking

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: July 7th, 2011 george v. hulme

Leave the data model out of the MDM discussion: Expert

TORONTO—IBM Canada Ltd.’s David Corrigan has since learnt that the best way to get buy-in from the business for a master data management (MDM) initiative is not to go into a boardroom discussion

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: June 16th, 2011 Kathleen Lau

Infrastructure product aimed at small financial firms

By their nature, financial institutions require a higher level of speed, customization, storage and security in their infrastructure, said an exec with Savvis Inc.Savvis, a provider of cloud infrastructure and hosted IT solutions,

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: June 16th, 2011 jd speedy

Next generation banking malware emerges after Zeus

he rumored combination of two pieces of advanced online banking malware appears to be fully underway after several months of speculation.What appears to be a beta version of a piece of malware that

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: February 3rd, 2011 Jeremy Kirk

Lessons from LinkedIn: Advice for finance CIOs

  During a recession, it’s all about business process efficiency (cutting costs, while maintaining or improving quality of services). If successful at reducing process and cost while maintaining or improving quality, higher profit

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: October 13th, 2009 CIO Canada Staff