Roboadvisors Part 1: The Future of Wealth Management

This series explores the onset of Roboadvisors, trading algorithms to help automate the personal money management process, and how they are creating a revolution in Wealth Management. Roboadvisors are the wave of the future, presenting an opportunity to capture more and younger consumers through lower fees and technology. Continue reading Roboadvisors Part 1: The Future of Wealth Management

Infographic: BCBS 239 Checklist

Released in 2013, the principles covered in BCBS 239 are the global de-facto benchmark for risk data governance, aggregation, and reporting. Organizations gain a clear advantage when they adapt rapidly to new regulatory requirements like these. Continue reading Infographic: BCBS 239 Checklist

Don’t Miss Sponsor Knowledgent at the Data Governance Financial Services Conference!

Knowledgent is pleased to announce our gold sponsorship at the Data Governance Financial Services Conference happening September 8th and 9th at the Westin Jersey City in Jersey City, New Jersey! Continue reading Don’t Miss Sponsor Knowledgent at the Data Governance Financial Services Conference!

Understanding Your Enterprise Data Quality

Do you trust your data? Are you confident that the reporting delivered to your business users provides the insight they need? Good quality data is a powerful tool for making business critical decisions. In the data-driven landscape of modern business, the quality of your data matters. Continue reading Understanding Your Enterprise Data Quality

Case Study: Master Data Management to Promote Driver Efficiency and Drive Targeted Marketing

Challenge

The challenges this large transportation and package delivery company faced were: A) were drivers are going to the right location? and B) when they get to the right location, are they wasting time? For example, if they are in an office complex, having to locate the business that they are delivering to while on-site is time consuming and inefficient. Continue reading Case Study: Master Data Management to Promote Driver Efficiency and Drive Targeted Marketing

Leveraging Cloud Agility in Data and Analytics

As companies develop analytical capabilities and culture, there will be a strain on traditional IT models to support this highly iterative and data intensive enterprise needs. Business users and their application owner counterparts are quickly turning to cloud-based approaches to experiment with various data  sources and software configurations, leading to drastically reduced time-to-market of analytical applications – decisions & actions are happening quicker. Continue reading Leveraging Cloud Agility in Data and Analytics

MRA Digital Responses for Financial Services Companies

Receiving an MRA (Matter Requiring Attention) from a regulator is the start of a series of painful headaches for any bank. Unfortunately, they are more common than ever, as governments and agencies of all sizes are “getting in on the act” of regulating financial institutions. What’s more, today’s failures carry harsher penalties with the increased use of punitive fines to drive compliance. Continue reading MRA Digital Responses for Financial Services Companies

Case Study: Optimization of Clinical Trials through Biomarker Analysis

The emerging use of advanced analytic techniques is enabling Life Sciences companies to reduce drug development costs and improve outcomes using Biomarkers, a previously underutilized data source. As objective indicators of a medical state, biomarkers are used in drug development research to investigate the impact and interaction of critical factors such as prior treatments and body systems. Continue reading Case Study: Optimization of Clinical Trials through Biomarker Analysis