Pandemic Preparedness & BCP Department-by-Department Series: COVID-19 & Board & Management (Part 3)

The rest of our series: Part 1: Human Resources Part 2: The Frontline, Back Office, & Marketing Operational resilience is […]

CU Broadcast Interview Michael Berman on Third-Party Risk and COVID-19

Are industry vendors prepared for pandemic lockdown? That’s the question Mike Lawson from CU Broadcast had for Ncontracts CEO and […]

Pandemic Preparedness & BCP Department-by-Department Series: COVID-19 & the Frontline, Back Office & Marketing (Part 2)

As many jurisdictions announce shelter-in-place orders as COVID-19 spreads across the U.S., financial institutions are often among the “essential” businesses […]

Finastra, World’s Third-Largest Fintech, Responds to Ransomware Attack

Finastra, the third-largest fintech company in the world, took its servers offline Friday to protect its data after detecting a […]

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Pandemic Preparedness & BCP Department-by-Department Series: COVID-19 & Human Resources (Part 1)

Disruption from coronavirus is no longer theoretical. As COVID-19 spreads, schools and businesses are shutting down and social distancing, even […]

Vendor Employees Are Working from Home. Are They Keeping Your Data Safe?

With coronavirus forcing millions of Americans to work from home, many companies’ cybersecurity controls are getting real-world tests for the […]

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FinCEN Hits Chief Risk Officer with $450k Penalty

You may remember a story we published back in July 2018 about how U.S. Bank was forced to pay $613 […]

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FDIC Updates RMS Manual: What Does That Mean for Risk Management at Your FI

Compliance isn’t just about following rules. It’s about thoughtfully managing risk. That’s the theme the FDIC keeps drilling into financial […]

As COVID-19 spreads across the country at an alarming pace, creating panic, quarantines, and serious health risks, it’s important to make sure your financial institution is doing everything it can to limit the risks the virus poses.
Pandemic Planning: 10 Questions to Ask Your Vendors About Coronavirus Preparedness

Experts agree that it’s not a matter of if coronavirus is going to impact your business—it’s a matter of when. […]

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3 Take-aways from the OCC Third-Party Vendors Relationship FAQ

Valentine’s Day was last month, but the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC) has answers for your burning […]

How Not to Save Money on Vendor Management

Earlier this month Federal Reserve Governor Michelle Bowman announced that the Federal Reserve is working with the other supervisory agencies […]

7 Best Practices for Aligning Fintech With Your Business Strategy

Fintech is one of the buzziest trends in financial services right now, and no financial institution wants to be left […]

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