RegTech

Driving the RegTech Revolution

IBM Open Pages recognized as the pioneer in redefining GRC

IBM RegTech Innovations. When IBM acquired OpenPages in 2010, it was widely recognized as a pioneer and market leader in governance, risk and compliance software. Initially founded in 2002 to address the opportunity created by the Sarbanes Oxley Act, OpenPages’ client adoption was so strong over the coming years that by 2005, OpenPages was ranked […]

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How AI is redefining financial crimes detection technologies

IBM RegTech Innovations. There is a quote in the most recent Star Wars movie, “The Last Jedi” that gets me thinking about innovation; ‘We are the spark, that will light the fire”. The Star Wars movies, books, games and mythos is a masterfully woven tapestry telling the tale of a little guy triumphing over an […]

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Demystifying AI for risk and compliance

Artificial intelligence (AI) is no longer a new idea. From autonomous vehicles to spam filters, AI is affecting our lives and the way many companies do business. A recent explosion of AI applications is taking place in financial institutions, particularly in the area of risk and compliance.  Some may see this as a no-brainer, but […]

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Using a big data approach to overcoming banking regulatory requirements

IBM RegTech Innovations. Asset liability management (ALM) and liquidity risk (LR) are top of mind for banks as the pressure from today’s regulatory environment heats up. Interest rate risk in the banking book (IRRBB) guidelines bring ALM analytics much closer to market risk standards and add more scenarios, so banks must dive deeper into the […]

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Redefining risk and compliance: IBM OpenPages with Watson

IBM RegTech Innovations. With the launch of OpenPages with Watson v8, IBM is continuing to build on its legacy of  industry-leading technologies for the financial sector. David Marmer, VP Offering Management, IBM GRC, offers insights into some key features of IBM’s latest milestone in governance, risk and compliance technology—showing how these innovations directly address long-standing […]

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As regulations and risk grow, AI expands further into RegTech

In today’s global marketplace, financial services firms must grapple with competition, increasing regulation and market volatility while also maintaining profitability and growth in a world disrupted by emerging technologies and fintechs. One significant challenge lies in how firms manage risk. Whether it be employee conduct, ethics, third parties, or data, risks are a constant in conducting […]

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In conversation: Laura Polak and Christophe Delaure

IBM RegTech Innovations. Innovating AI in user experience (UXD) to empower the first line of defense The potential applications of rapidly evolving artificial intelligence (AI) across industries continues to dominate the headlines. Opportunities for smarter solutions and more efficient applications present decision-makers with new choices in their technical strategies. One area includes the role of […]

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IBM wins at RegTech 2018 Awards for innovations in IBM Watson Regulatory Compliance

Today, IBM proudly accepted two distinguished RegTech Awards 2018 for our innovations within IBM Watson Regulatory Compliance: “Best AI Solution for Regulatory Compliance” “Best Regulatory Alert Management Solution” We are thrilled to be recognized by both the readers and the Financial Institutional members of Intelligent Trading Technology and Data Management Review. With these awards, what is […]

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Are you ready for GDPR?

The countdown clock to GDPR – the General Data Protection Regulation of the European Union (EU) – is being closely followed by business leaders in Europe and around the world as it moves towards its May 25, 2018 deadline. While this harmonized data protection law was designed to give EU citizens more control over their […]

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IBM and Promontory: Looking for a needle in a haystack with Watson

Carrying out Know Your Customer (KYC) due diligence is a delicate balancing act. On one side you’re always looking to streamline your customer’s onboarding process with quick and painless client verification and due diligence. On the other, you need to observe ever-changing regulations, manage voluminous amounts of structured and unstructured data, and perform often repetitive […]

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Watson at Work at IBM Think: Meeting compliance through cognitive computing

Maintaining regulatory compliance is a daunting task. Up to 200 regulatory changes occur every day, varying from large scale regulation like Dodd Frank, to minute changes to the font and size of footnotes in regulation text. The cost of not being compliant is astronomical – since 2008, more than $50 billion in fines have been […]

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Fighting financial crime at IBM Think 2018

Regulatory pressure, in terms of policy changes and increased scrutiny, is forcing banks to seek technological changes and advancements to meet evolving regulatory and compliance requirements. This is resulting in financial institutions spending heavily on KYC, AML and surveillance solutions. IBM is committed to bring the newest and best advances in technology to tackle these […]

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