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The curious case of the Vatican and credit default swaps

By Penny Crosman, American Banker 26 July 2018 URL: https://www.americanbanker.com/news/the-curious-case-of-the-vatican-and-credit-default-swaps Are credit-default swaps harmful to consumers and society at large? The Vatican reignited a debate on the topic recently when it issued a document chastising the financial services industry for immoral behavior, specifically calling out credit default swaps, subprime mortgages, and algorithmic models used to … Continue reading The curious case of the Vatican and credit default swaps

Banks’ underground data vault is evolving — will it use blockchain next?

By Penny Crosman, American Banker 16 February 2018 URL: https://www.americanbanker.com/news/banks-underground-data-vault-is-evolving-will-it-use-blockchain-next Two years ago, dozens of U.S. banks, including Citigroup, JPMorgan Chase and Bank of America, began working on a secret, ultrasecure data bunker called Sheltered Harbor that would hold a copy of all bank transaction data in the event of a devastating cyberattack. But the banks … Continue reading Banks’ underground data vault is evolving — will it use blockchain next?

A CEO’s Guide to Managing and Leveraging Enterprise Data Assets

insidebigdata.com/2017/06/14/ceos-guide-managing-leveraging-enterprise-data-assets/ Editorial Team It is a given that CEOs have deep knowledge about how to monitor and manage their enterprise’s financial assets, their physical assets and, of course, their human assets. However, it is quite rare for a CEO to have even a basic understanding of what is involved in managing and leveraging all the … Continue reading A CEO’s Guide to Managing and Leveraging Enterprise Data Assets

Today’s Brilliant Ideas are Tomorrow’s Legacy

By Steve Rubinow, Media and Entertainment Tech Outlook 3 August 2016 URL: http://www.mediaentertainmenttechoutlook.com/cxoinsights/today-s-brilliant-ideas-are-tomorrow-s-legacy--nid-85.html I can't think of a better way to start an article on the exciting yet challenging changes that are sending ripples (and in some cases, shock waves) through technology firms (and we are all technology firms) than to quote the late, great David Bowie: … Continue reading Today’s Brilliant Ideas are Tomorrow’s Legacy

Meet the 2016 CIO of the Year finalists

By Pam Hoff, Tampa Bay Business Journal 20 July 2016 URL: http://www.bizjournals.com/tampabay/news/2016/07/20/meet-the-2016-cio-of-the-year-finalists.html 2016 CIO of the Year Awards will be held on Aug. 25. Event details to come. A panel of judges has named 20 local businesspeople finalists for the Tampa Bay Business Journal's 2016 CIO of the Year Awards.Additionally, three winners have been named in separate categories. … Continue reading Meet the 2016 CIO of the Year finalists

Leading digital change means moving beyond the mission statement … and you can start by banishing the word “impossible”

by CIO staff, CIO 28 March 2016 URL: http://www.cio.com/article/3048249/leadership-management/leading-digital-change-means-moving-beyond-the-mission-statement.html At the CIO Perspectives event in Atlanta earlier this month, Steve Rubinow, CTO at Catalina Media Lab, spoke to the audience about how to lead a traditional business into the digital world. “[In our industry], everybody knows they need to do something, nobody knows exactly what they need … Continue reading Leading digital change means moving beyond the mission statement … and you can start by banishing the word “impossible”

Big risks can lead to big rewards in the C-suite

by Katie Farrer, THINK Product Manager and Senior Producer, IBM January 2016 URL: https://www.think-exchange.com/pacesetters/steve-rubinowSteve Rubinow has served as Chief Information Officer (CIO) for Thomson Reuters and CIO, Chief Technology Officer, and Chief Innovation Officer for NYSE Euronext, the world’s largest global exchange. He currently holds the dual position of Executive Vice President and Chief Technology Officer of Catalina, … Continue reading Big risks can lead to big rewards in the C-suite