Finance

Follow developments and current thinking on the finance industry standards. The TIBCO Blog presents our take on where the finance industry is headed.

Analytics, Rules and Visualizations Changing Global Finance Companies

Financial companies are making bigger, faster and ever more complex decisions using huge quantities of data and requiring analytics horsepower.  Details of the impact...

Business Intelligence: Its Progression into Financial Services Analytics

Jay Morreale, first vice president of enterprise credit and market risk technology for Bank of America has a wonderful account of the genesis of...

TIBCO and Netezza Managing Massive Data for the Financial Services Masses

Dan Vesset is Program Vice President of IDC's Business Analytics research.  Mr. Vesset’s research is currently focused on the business intelligence and analytic applications...

On Our Way to 100 Bank Failures This Year – Risks to Your Loan...

As the United States, unfortunately, moves closer and closer to 100 bank failures this year, risk managers must look deeper and deeper at risk levels...

Fraud: The Downturn’s 4-Letter Word for Financial Services

According to the latest edition of the Kroll Annual Global Fraud Report, the financial services industry is being most severely hit by fraud in...

Solvency II and Planning – Did We Learn Anything from Sarbanes-Oxley?

We read with great interest this article from TradingMarkets.com on the current state of opinion surrounding Solvency II in the European Union.   The...

Using Business Intelligence Tools to Automate Operational Risk Management

We’ve admittedly bitten off a large chunk of subject matter with this blog topic. We believe that business intelligence (BI) tools would be a...

Speed Kills Or Does It? Using BI to Speed Analytical Latency for Financial Services

Speed is sexy.  Speed is good.  Speed is fun.  And, ultimately, speed kills.  Not kills as in “dead,” but kills as in “nailed it.” ...

Government Financial Regulation and BI – Watch This Space

There was a very interesting post last month on RiskCenter regarding acceptance of potential government oversight and regulation for companies and financial institutions. The...

Risk Management and BI Cloud Computing – Will It Work and Who’s in Charge?

As Cloud Computing matures, will it evolve into a viable platform used by financial services organizations, including Risk Management?  If so, are Business Intelligence...