Ottawa should impose cyber obligations on banks, says national security expert

Ottawa has to give Canadian banks more pointed direction to improve their ability to withstand cyber attacks, says the country's...

April 11th, 2019 Howard Solomon

Turning big data into actionable insights

As we cross the mid-mark of 2018, organizations are looking to shift from a data-generating to a data-powered mindset. Disruptive...

July 20th, 2018 ITWorld Canada Team

National Bank of Canada teams up with BMC to go digital

National Bank of Canada is hoping to accelerate its digital transformation by partnering with BMC Software, Inc. Announced at BMC...

June 5th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Bank vault

Canada among countries giving cyber guidelines to financial sector

Canada and other G7 nations have agreed on a set of guidelines for governments to improve cyber security in the...

October 13th, 2016 Howard Solomon

Why innovative fintech requires scalable regulatory support

You have to have been hiding in a bunker not to have heard of “fintech" -- but have you heard of...

August 19th, 2016 Gary Hilson

Breakthrough banking: Your cognitive future in banking and financial markets

Breakthrough banking: Your cognitive future in banking and financial markets

Advances in cognitive computing can help manage this increasing volume of data while exploiting it for greater insights. Cognitive-based systems...

January 25th, 2016 IT World Canada Team

What IT leaders in Canadian banking could learn from Goldman Sachs’ CIO

He calls himself “the poster boy for diversity” -- he’s gay, Hispanic and has more tattoos than is probably typical...

October 13th, 2015 Shane Schick

Bank vault

Cyber attacks on financial sector three times other industries: Report

In March of this year 15 Canadian financial institutions were targeted by new a malware attack aimed at stealing passwords....

June 23rd, 2015 Howard Solomon