Articles By Maria Trombly

Web Services

Web Services

As more and more companies seek to conduct significant business over the Internet, they face the problem of making their...

September 23rd, 2001 Maria Trombly
Insurance carriers move to crumple paper processes

Insurance carriers move to crumple paper processes

Insurance industry powerhouses including American International Group Inc., The St. Paul Cos. and The Hartford Financial Services Group Inc. are...

March 26th, 2001 Maria Trombly
Schwab to lay off up to 3,400

Schwab to lay off up to 3,400

Citing overcapacity for processing online trading orders in light of the recent stock market sell-off, Charles Schwab & Co. Inc....

March 26th, 2001 Maria Trombly
Users turn to technology to help minimize tax costs

Users turn to technology to help minimize tax costs

Corporate tax departments have often been the last in line for big boosts in IT investments, since the process of...

March 19th, 2001 Maria Trombly
Online bond and foreign exchange industries probed

Online bond and foreign exchange industries probed

The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) this week confirmed that it's investigating the online bond trading and online foreign exchange...

December 11th, 2000 Maria Trombly
Largest US banks lag in online usage rates

Largest US banks lag in online usage rates

A new report from Credit Suisse First Boston Corporation says that the rate at which Americans use online banking is...

August 31st, 2000 Maria Trombly
Cross-border transactions get online lift

Cross-border transactions get online lift

A flurry of alliances and new platforms is about to jump-start the nascent field of electronic cross-border payments.Until recently, only...

August 31st, 2000 Maria Trombly
Canada moving money quicker

Canada moving money quicker

The problem with moving money around in Canada six years ago was that it took a while to determine whether...

August 31st, 2000 Maria Trombly
Real-time reporting enables companies to keep pace in today’s high-speed business world

Real-time reporting enables companies to keep pace in today’s high-speed business world

It wasn't too long ago that corporate accountants could take their time assembling, analyzing and packaging financial data for executives....

June 30th, 2000 Maria Trombly
Canada moving money quicker

Canada moving money quicker

The problem with moving money around in Canada six years ago was that it took a while to determine whether...

June 29th, 2000 Maria Trombly