regtech

Delivering effective analytics with limited or no ground truth

Insurance companies are continually subjected to questionable claims, whether that be actual fraud, waste, or just abuse. Insurance fraud in the U.S. alone represents a USD 32 billion in P&C and USD 84 billion in health care costs per year loss to insurance companies. Each carrier has tens and even hundreds of thousands of claims processed, yet […]

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IBM Financial Transaction Manager announces ISO 20022-ready High Value Payments offering

New high value payments solution offering IBM Financial Transaction Manager (FTM) has announced its new High Value Payment (HVP) offering. This new HVP offering supports banking clients participating in new real-time gross settlement systems in Europe such as Target2 migration to ISO 20022 by end of 2021. Over 3,000 financial institutions worldwide offering SWIFT cross-border […]

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Powering digital compliant client lifecycle journeys with artificial intelligence

Digital transformation trend is ramping up The COVID-19 pandemic outbreak, over the last few months, has significantly impacted financial institutions and organizations across the globe. The FIs have been propelled into a new world of managing and serving customers. Digital transformation is ramping up with an immediate requirement to provide digital remote account opening and […]

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Announcing new capabilities in Financial Crimes Insight for Claims Fraud 6.5.1

Financial Crimes Insight for Claims Fraud 6.5.1 release On June 19th, 2020, IBM released Financial Crimes Insight for Claims Fraud 6.5.1. This release is the result of approximately an 8-month design partnership with an insurance carrier in the U.S., delivering many significant updates. The Financial Crimes Insight for Claims Fraud solution is designed to help […]

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What’s new in OpenPages with Watson 8.2 release

Introducing IBM OpenPages with Watson 8.2 release IBM is excited to announce the availability of IBM OpenPages with Watson version 8.2, a dramatic upgrade that brings additional functionality and automation to the product, all of which is designed to ease and streamline governance and compliance processes within financial institutions and beyond. IBM OpenPages with Watson […]

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The role of technology as the backbone of AML and KYC processes

Technology has played a pivotal role in empowering the fight against money laundering, tax evasion and drug trafficking – all manner of financial crime. And even though the role of technology in fighting financial crime keeps growing we are actually just at the start of what’s going to be the next wave of technology. It […]

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How GRC sustainability can help support cost efficiency

Sustainability and resilience are about how an organization designs and carries out strategies that can be adaptable to help address long-term global trends, crises, threats, changing regulations or customer needs. As the requirements for success change, so can the enterprise. In this current pandemic many organizations should ask business continuity questions about capacity, bandwidth and […]

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Are your compliance levels at floor or ceiling?

Study shows that RegTech delivers relief from burdensome manual processes – 90% of respondents use or are expanding use of RegTech. According to Forrester Research, RegTech – regulatory technology – is the fastest growing category they track. At $4.6 billion in funding, the year-over-year growth rate for the first three quarters of 2019 was 103%. […]

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Why shell companies are so risky (and hard to spot)

Shell companies and the hidden threat of entity risk While not inherently illegal, shell companies have been getting a lot attention recently for the role they play in illegal activity. This makes sense, as two of the legitimate uses of shell companies are the ability to shield owners from litigation and as a vehicle for […]

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Is “openness” the next big word in financial crime?

About a month ago, I attended the IBM RegTech Summit in London, which brought together a mix of financial services professionals, regulatory experts and technologists. But the terminology was markedly different than most financial crime and compliance events I’ve attended. With terms like “AI,” “machine learning,” “cloud” and “innovation,” you could make a successful run […]

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The Thomson Reuters and IBM Exclusive Breakfast Briefing, Oct. 2, 2019 in Toronto

How do compliance professionals manage more than 57,000 regulatory alerts in one year? IBM OpenPages with Watson recently had the opportunity to join host Thomson Reuters for a morning of regulatory compliance thought leadership to explore this very topic. The day began on the 29th floor of Thomson Reuters client center bringing together more than […]

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